Student Experiences

Are you considering participating in our International Exchange program either as an incoming or outgoing student? To help you with your decision making, we asked former exchange students to share their experiences, tips, and photos with us. Below you can find experiences from international exchange students who have visited BCIT and BCIT students who have gone to our partner institutions.

Previous Incoming Students

  Mianda G. from Denmark
"I have to say that I have never been as happy as I was when I decided to study at BCIT."

Read about Mianda's experience >>
  Anna A. from Austria
"It was a challenging but awesome experience... BCIT as a school offers you a huge variety of courses and opportunities to grow."

Read about Anna's experience >>
  Nieke K. from Holland
"I will never forget it...the people were so friendly, open and nice, we had much fun together."

Read about Nieke's experience >>
  Adi M. from Austria
"It was one of the best decisions in my life time... I can recommend everyone to go to BCIT"

Read about Adi's experience >>

Previous Outgoing Students

  Jennifer W. - Steyr, Austria
"Everything is great so far. I am happy, learning lots, and staying healthy!"

Read about Jennifer's experience >>
  Sabina S. - Barcelona, Spain
"It is an amazing opportunity to truly experience the culture of the country, as well as cultures from all over the world."

Read about Sabina's experience >>
  Lance P. - Berlin, Germany
"The best thing about living in Berlin is that you can never run out of fun things to do."

Read about Lance's experience >>
  Tetyana Y. - Barcelona, Spain
"You will honestly have the greatest time of your life. You will grow as an individual and build a lot of character."

Read about Tetyana's experience >>
  Poonam B. - Steyr, Austria
"It is an amazing opportunity to meet people from around the world and learn about other cultures."

Read about Poonam's experience >>
  Hilary W. - Paris, France
"It is incredible to experience another culture. It opens your eyes to the world and makes you appreciate your own culture."

Read about Hilary's experience >>

Current BCIT Students on Exchange

Want to know what is going on with the current BCIT students on exchange this semester? At the end of each month they'll send us an update with some pictures and we'll post it here on the site. They'll also be available on our Facebook page. Here's what they've said so far:

January 2011

February 2011

Have you visited our school as an incoming international exchange student and would like to share your experience with us? Or are you a BCIT student or alumni who has gone abroad as an international exchange student through the School of Business? Send us an email and we'll post your experience here!