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UniversitÚ Pierre et Marie Curie: Paris VI

25 reviews
4.02 / 5 based on 25 reviews
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Ioannis
Ethniko Metsovio Polytechnio, Athens, Greece
Engineering, Computer, Undergraduate, Erasmus
UniversitÚ Pierre et Marie Curie: Paris VI
2.5/5
Languages
Language of instruction: French
Was learning French a key decision factor?
Yes, I wanted to improve my French
How much did you improve your French?
My level before: Everyday knowledge (shopping, directions, etc.)
My level after: At ease in most situations
Language difficulties
Social
Educational
Administrative / Institutional
Overall
Personal comments
It was a great opportunity for me to learn more about the french language; however, the local students as well as the faculty members made little effort to communicate in language other than their native one, e.g. english.
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Ioannis
Ethniko Metsovio Polytechnio, Athens, Greece
Engineering, Computer, Undergraduate, Erasmus
UniversitÚ Pierre et Marie Curie: Paris VI
3.8/5
Expenses
Main source of funding:
An ERASMUS grant
Other sources of funding:
Family<br> Personal savings<br> An ERASMUS grant
Work opportunities:
I didn't explore any work options
Personal spending habits
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Food, Housing:
was more expensive than at home.
Overall, Nightlife:
was the same price as at home.
Travel, 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
none
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Ioannis
Ethniko Metsovio Polytechnio, Athens, Greece
Engineering, Computer, Undergraduate, Erasmus
UniversitÚ Pierre et Marie Curie: Paris VI
2.5/5
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
Overall
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Ioannis
Ethniko Metsovio Polytechnio, Athens, Greece
Engineering, Computer, Undergraduate, Erasmus
UniversitÚ Pierre et Marie Curie: Paris VI
4.6/5
Overall
I wish I had known...
The exact details of the burocratic procedures involved with enrolment, account opening, state finnancial aid, etc.
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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
2
Culture
4
Costs
3
Activities
3
Campus life
3
Party / people
3
Weather / location
1
Personal recommendation
One should be fairly proficient in the french language.
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During my experience abroad, I ...
(1) Never – (4) A lot
Became familiar with another culture
4
Traveled
4
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
2
Final comments
One should perform a little survey before opening an account; there are substantial differences between the various banks. Buy Pariscope and Paris Pratique the moment you arrive at the airport!
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Ioannis
Ethniko Metsovio Polytechnio, Athens, Greece
Engineering, Computer, Undergraduate, Erasmus
UniversitÚ Pierre et Marie Curie: Paris VI
3.8/5
Student life
Describe host city:
Students interact with the local community without much university involvement
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Travel: Takes place mostly outside the university/student environment
Activities, Nightlife: Takes place both within and outside of the university/student environment
Personal social experience
Activities
Nightlife
Travel
Overall
Personal comments
Parc de la Villette, Pont des Arts, Marais district
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Ioannis
Ethniko Metsovio Polytechnio, Athens, Greece
Engineering, Computer, Undergraduate, Erasmus
UniversitÚ Pierre et Marie Curie: Paris VI
3.8/5
Housing
Type of housing: On campus
Arranged by: Independently - I had no other choice
If returning, I would choose: On campus
Why?
It was very interesting living in the same building with people from all over Europe.
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Personal assessment
Cost
Facilities
Location
Cleanliness
Space
Personal comments
The only complaint I had was the lack of a personal phone line, but this is issue has already been dealt with for all the buildings in the Paris University campus.
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