Exchange Semester of Another Kind: How I Ended up Studying in Cyprus



“It’s nice that you decided to go on exchange in Cyprus! Actually, you are the first student of THUAS going there, so I am as excited as you are about how it works.” Those were the rough words of my academic advisor, and I wondered whether an exchange in Cyprus would then be a good or bad idea. However, for me, it turned out to be the best decision I could have made regarding my elective space. Within this article, I will give you a quick overview of the possibilities during your elective space, how to prepare for an exchange semester, tips on what you could do better than I did, and what it’s like to be an Erasmus student in Cyprus.