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Linköpings Universitet (LIU)

540 reviews
3.93 / 5 based on 540 reviews
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osmoses
Technische Universität Braunschweig, Braunschweig, Germany
Computer Science / IT, Undergraduate, Erasmus
Linköpings Universitet
4.5/5
Academic
Course recommendations
I wrote only a thesis here, but the general impression is that in Sweden no one fears to include the fun aspect in courses. As for theses, many interesting ones are on offer at both labs and companies.
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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
Hardly. Academic life is both more fun and more professional than I am used to.
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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
Overall
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Miguel
Universidade do Porto, Porto, Portugal
Engineering, Technology, Undergraduate, Erasmus
Linköpings Universitet
4.0/5
Overall
I wish I had known...
Not really...I think i went well prepared
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In my opinion:
Everybody loved it, you will too!
Important factors in my choice
(1) Unimportant – (4) Very important
Academic reasons
3
Culture
3
Costs
2
Activities
4
Campus life
4
Party / people
4
Weather / location
2
Personal recommendation
Its a very nice university to make Erasmus and the connection between Erasmus students is really great
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During my experience abroad, I ...
(1) Never – (4) A lot
Became familiar with another culture
3
Traveled
3
Improved language skills
4
Met people from other countries
4
Became more independent
4
Partied a lot
4
Experienced a change in life
3
Advanced my studies & career
3
Final comments
Just contact host university some months in advance to get a nice place to live in the Campus.
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jan
Technische Universität München, Munich, Germany
Engineering, Mechanical, Undergraduate, Erasmus
Linköpings Universitet
3.0/5
Expenses
Main source of funding:
Family
Other sources of funding:
An ERASMUS grant
Work opportunities:
I didn't explore any work options
Personal spending habits
everydays life is quite expensive compared to germany, but travelling is cheap for students
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Housing, Food, Overall:
was more expensive than at home.
Travel, Nightlife:
was the same price as at home.
Telephone:
was less expensive than at home.
Accessibility of student needs
Second-hand text books
Second-hand household items
Computers / Internet
Administrative
Money from home
Personal comments
very fast and cheap internet connection at the student accomodation, alcohol is really expensive
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cmtl00
Panepistimio Pireos, Piraeus, Greece
Industrial Relations and Personnel Management, Undergraduate, Erasmus
Linköpings Universitet
3.5/5
Languages
Language of instruction: English
Local language was: Different than language of instruction
Was learning English a key decision factor?
Yes, I wanted to improve my English
Was learning Swedish a key decision factor?
Yes, I wanted to improve my Swedish
How much did you improve your English?
My level before: At ease in most situations
My level after: At ease in most situations
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
The 90% of swedish people speak english fluently so i hadn't serious problems in communication, but the attedance of the courses was a little bit difficult for me.
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pooh13
University of Limerick, Limerick, Ireland
Engineering, Computer, Undergraduate, Erasmus
Linköpings Universitet
3.5/5
Housing
Type of housing: On campus
Arranged by: Host university
If returning, I would choose: Apartment/House
Why?
although the on campus accommodation was good, i preferred to have my own kitchen and the standard of apartment acc was much higher
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Personal assessment
Cost
Facilities
Location
Cleanliness
Space
Personal comments
good, better than i expected. heating wasn't great especially during winter.
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Nelly
Institut National des Sciences Appliquées de Toulouse, Toulouse, France
Engineering, Electrical, Undergraduate, Erasmus
Linköpings Universitet
5.0/5
Student life
Describe host city:
Student life dominates the city
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Activities, Nightlife: Takes place mostly within the university/student environment
Travel: Takes place both within and outside of the university/student environment
Personal social experience
Activities
Nightlife
Travel
Overall
Personal comments
As other should have mentionned, best student place (and student fares) are Herrgar'n, Flamman and Nationaner Hus. Don't miss Munchen Hoben fest in late August, Intervallen in October and Luciafest the 12th of december.
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