8 Places To Watch The Sunset On The Sunshine Coast 🌅

Are you tired of just watching the sunset from your balcony? We have gathered the best sunset spots on the Sunshine Coast for you and your friends to check out! 1. Mount Ngungun, Glass House Mountains Mount Ngungun, located in the Glass House Mountain National Park, is the sixth tallest of the mountains at 253 m. It has a well maintained walking trail to the … Continue reading 8 Places To Watch The Sunset On The Sunshine Coast 🌅

USC student Emily Cambangay studying overseas at Otemon Gakuin University in Japan

Konnichiwa! My name is Emily and I have been fortunate enough to participate in the study overseas program in Japan for one semester. I am currently living in Osaka, Sojiji for approximately four months while studying at Otemon Gakuin University. At this University, I am studying the Japanese language in an engaging environment and participating in other optional classes. My study experiences so far have … Continue reading USC student Emily Cambangay studying overseas at Otemon Gakuin University in Japan

Jhoven Cabundocan from the Philippines studying a Master of Information and Communications Technology (MICT) at USC SouthBank

“Jhoven Cabundocan. Male. 26. Philippines. Graduated: Bachelor of Science in Business Management – De La Salle University. Looking for: Master of Information and Communications Technology (MICT) program in Brisbane.” This was my profile when I was planning to get a higher education degree in Australia. Choosing the University of the Sunshine Coast (USC) was like an online dating process. There were many options available, but … Continue reading Jhoven Cabundocan from the Philippines studying a Master of Information and Communications Technology (MICT) at USC SouthBank

Sarah Ochs from Heilbronn University of Applied Sciences in Germany studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Hey, My name is Sarah, I am 24 years old, and I’ve just completed my semester abroad with an integrated double degree at the University of the Sunshine Coast, in cooperation with my home university in Heilbronn, Germany. Together with two fellow students from Germany, I lived in Australia for four months. To sum up my experience in Australia; you will only regret the trips … Continue reading Sarah Ochs from Heilbronn University of Applied Sciences in Germany studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Francesca Iannacone from Elon University in the US studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Hi! My name is Francesca Iannacone, and I am a New Yorker who studies Psychology at Elon University in North Carolina. I am currently studying abroad at the University of the Sunshine Coast (USC Sunshine Coast). I want to share some helpful tips I have for anyone who is considering studying abroad at USC Sunshine Coast for a semester or longer; Be flexible in your … Continue reading Francesca Iannacone from Elon University in the US studying at USC Sunshine Coast

20 Things Only People Who Studied Abroad At USC Sunshine Coast Will Understand

1. You thought that the kangaroos at campus were photoshopped until you got here: 2. It was pretty hard to choose between studying, going to class, and this: 3.These freakin’ birds tried to steal your brass meals: 3. Watching a boxing game between two kangaroos was more exciting than Mayweather vs McGregor: 4.  You realised that surfing was not as easy as it looks: 5. … Continue reading 20 Things Only People Who Studied Abroad At USC Sunshine Coast Will Understand

USC student Timothy Gill studying overseas at at Ritsumeikan University in Kyoto, Japan

  My name is Tim, I am currently studying at Ritsumeikan University in Kyoto, Japan.  Studying overseas has been an eye-opening experience, and I have been able to delve into the language and culture in a way I couldn’t experience anywhere else. A simple bike ride or walk to the university allows me to see various temples and shrines that define the history and identity … Continue reading USC student Timothy Gill studying overseas at at Ritsumeikan University in Kyoto, Japan

Rajkumari Karki from Nepal studying a Master of Health Promotion at USC SouthBank

My name is Rajkumari Karki, and I’m currently undertaking a Master of Health Promotion at USC SouthBank. I’m from Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal. I come from a nursing background and I was keen to get a degree in a multi-disciplinary subject that would also be closely related to health. I did my research in finding a course that was new to me and … Continue reading Rajkumari Karki from Nepal studying a Master of Health Promotion at USC SouthBank

Julie Våga from HVL Sogndal in Norway – “TOP 5 Weekend Getaways” Whilst Studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Hello, My name is Julie, and I am from the Norwegian University HVL Sogndal. I am currently studying at USC Sunshine Coast and have for the last year. As travelling is one of my biggest passions, I thought I would share a few tips for “weekend getaways” you could do whilst studying at USC Sunshine Coast. Brisbane: The closest city for that “big city feeling” … Continue reading Julie Våga from HVL Sogndal in Norway – “TOP 5 Weekend Getaways” Whilst Studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Matthias Kolodziejczyk from the University of Applied Sciences in Worms studying at USC Sunshine Coast

My name is Matthias and I study Master of International Business in a Double Degree Program at USC in Sippy Downs. At HS Worms, I am currently studying International Management. What I can say about a semester abroad at USC Sunshine Coast is hard to put into words. You must experience it! I came to USC with a group of 5 friends from the same … Continue reading Matthias Kolodziejczyk from the University of Applied Sciences in Worms studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Marisa Talerico from Towson University in the US studying abroad at USC Sunshine Coast

Coming into studying abroad I was nervous, but mostly excited. I’ve been wanting to travel to Australia since I was a kid and I finally got my chance. Looking back on all my experiences, I wouldn’t have wanted to study anywhere else besides the Sunshine Coast. I really fit into and enjoy the lifestyle which is very laidback, friendly, and the beach and being outside … Continue reading Marisa Talerico from Towson University in the US studying abroad at USC Sunshine Coast

Jerome Albores from the Philippines studying a Master of Professional Accounting at USC SouthBank

Hi everyone! I’m Jerome, an international student from the Philippines. I am in my second year of studying a Master of Professional Accounting (MPA) at the University of the Sunshine Coast: SouthBank campus. I completed a Bachelor’s degree in Management Accounting from the University of Santo Tomas in Manila, Philippines back in 2012. I then worked for 6 years in the corporate world as a … Continue reading Jerome Albores from the Philippines studying a Master of Professional Accounting at USC SouthBank

USC student Victor Hultman studying overseas at Elon University in the US

To summarise my stay at Elon University in North Carolina it was, to say the least, a great time. Although most of my stay was on campus due to the requirement of being in class for almost all the classes (3 skips allowed/class) Elon offers a lot to do. As almost all students reside on […]

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Stacey Bailey from Scotland studying a Master of Health Promotion at USC SouthBank

Hi guys! My name is Stacey, I am studying the Master of Health Promotion at the USC SouthBank campus. I am from the UK and have been in Brisbane for 18 months and I am now in my final semester. I have always dreamed of travelling around Australia and seeing the many differing landscapes – and the wildlife has always drawn me here. In 2013 … Continue reading Stacey Bailey from Scotland studying a Master of Health Promotion at USC SouthBank

15 Australian Music Festivals You Need To Experience At Least Once

Featured image: Bianca Holderness There are so many festivals in Australia that you should check out, with everything from genres such as electro, rock, dubstep, pop and indie music! We have put together a list of 15 festivals in Australia that we believe you should check out whilst studying! 1. The Big Pineapple Festival – Sunshine Coast, QLD Sunshine Coast’s Big Pineapple Music Festival is … Continue reading 15 Australian Music Festivals You Need To Experience At Least Once

Kerstin Brasseler from Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences in Germany studying at USC Sunshine Coast

My name is Kerstin and I am studying Information and Communication Design at the Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences in Germany. For my semester abroad I wanted to see something completely different from home, so I decided to come to Australia and USC where I am studying a Diploma in Communications. When I first arrived at the USC campus, I immediately fell in love with all … Continue reading Kerstin Brasseler from Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences in Germany studying at USC Sunshine Coast