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Chalmers University of Technology

258 reviews
3.96 / 5 based on 258 reviews
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sharathbabu
Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad, India
Management Science, Graduate, International Master Program
Chalmers University of Technology
5.0/5
Languages
Language of instruction: English
Local language was: Different than language of instruction
Was learning English a key decision factor?
No, it wasn't.
Was learning Swedish a key decision factor?
Yes, I wanted to improve my Swedish
How much did you improve your Swedish?
My level before: Did not speak it
My level after: Everyday knowledge (shopping, directions, etc.)
Language difficulties
Social
Educational
Administrative / Institutional
Overall
Personal comments
Sweden People are quite good in English. Though they are not perfect they can understand and answer in a slower english. Thats more than enough.
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sharathbabu
Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad, India
Management Science, Graduate, International Master Program
Chalmers University of Technology
2.5/5
Expenses
Main source of funding:
A private grant
Other sources of funding:
none
Work opportunities:
I didn't explore any work options
Personal spending habits
The cost of living here is very high. From Beer to clothes evrything is expensive.
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Overall, Nightlife, Housing, Food, Telephone, Travel:
was more expensive than at home.
Accessibility of student needs
Second-hand text books
Second-hand household items
Computers / Internet
Administrative
Money from home
Personal comments
none
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sharathbabu
Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad, India
Management Science, Graduate, International Master Program
Chalmers University of Technology
3.8/5
Academic
Course recommendations
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My academic experiences
Quality of courses
Variety of courses
Access to resources
Interaction with teachers
Interaction with international students
Interaction with local students
Personal comments
none
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My opinion of the university assessment
Exams at end of course
Exams throughout the course
Essays and/or projects at the end of course
Essays and/or projects throughout the course
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sharathbabu
Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad, India
Management Science, Graduate, International Master Program
Chalmers University of Technology
4.0/5
Overall
I wish I had known...
The housing problem is the only one I wish I had known before.
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In my opinion:
Most people loved it.
Important factors in my choice
(1) Unimportant – (4) Very important
Academic reasons
4
Culture
1
Costs
3
Activities
2
Campus life
3
Party / people
2
Weather / location
3
Personal recommendation
Its a good technical University. But the economy slowdown has its effect on this university too. Jobs or thesis are difficult to get at the end of course. But if you want a very good education You can definitely choose Chalmers.
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During my experience abroad, I ...
(1) Never – (4) A lot
Became familiar with another culture
3
Traveled
4
Improved language skills
2
Met people from other countries
4
Became more independent
3
Partied a lot
4
Experienced a change in life
2
Advanced my studies & career
4
Final comments
The middle of Sweden "Dalarna" region is one of the best place for travel either for skiing ,art or culture.
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sharathbabu
Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad, India
Management Science, Graduate, International Master Program
Chalmers University of Technology
3.8/5
Student life
Describe host city:
Student life dominates the city
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Travel, Activities: Takes place mostly within the university/student environment
Nightlife: Takes place both within and outside of the university/student environment
Personal social experience
Activities
Nightlife
Travel
Overall
Personal comments
Brunnsparken,Aveny are the best night spots. ┴ll the cafes are quiet good in this places. But I feel bored because of the same routine activities. No spicy.
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sharathbabu
Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad, India
Management Science, Graduate, International Master Program
Chalmers University of Technology
2.5/5
Housing
Type of housing: Apartment/House
Arranged by: Independently - I had no other choice
If returning, I would choose: On campus
Why?
Living on Campus have a lot of advantages and even it is inexpensive.
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Personal assessment
Cost
Facilities
Location
Cleanliness
Space
Personal comments
Currently the city of Gothenburg is facing a lot of problems with housing. Even the University is not able to provide main housing to new students.
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