MEET ANOTHER CULTURE
One of the most important benefits of studying abroad, beyond the opportunity to study in one of the world´s leading universities, is to meet and understand different cultures, learn different ways to be and do things, know new and exciting places. Each one of our countries destination is a surprising world waiting for you to be discovered.
the place where you feel like a visitor that everyone is expecting
Studying your International Foundation Year in our Centre in Bogotá will allow you to achieve excellent standards of academic preparation, surrounded by an English speaking environment within the Centre, but with the opportunity to experience Colombia´s vibrant and exciting culture. From the Cosmopolitan Bogotá, you will have the opportunity to travel to the touristic and historic Cartagena, the cultural Medellín, the cheerful Barranquilla, the beautiful landscapes of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, know the Caribbean lifestyle of San Andrés, get an overdose of coffee in the Coffee Park or get a bath of nature in the Amazons. Because in Colombia, the only risk is wanting to stay.
The United Kingdom
“All in the country you could drive across in a day.”
In the United Kingdom, NCUK students will have a broad range of cities and universities to choose from. The United Kingdom will offer lots of programs and activities for all kinds of likes. In the land of the Beatles, you will have the opportunity to dine in some of the world´s top restaurant, visit the most famous museums, experience Harry Potter´s and Sherlock Holmes journeys, attend musicals, cheer for your favourite team in the Premier League, and see some of the most ancient and historic cities in Europe. All in one.
The Land Down Under“There´s nothing like Australia”
If you love nature, animals, and you are keen to find some adventure while having the comfortability of a first world country, then Australia is perfect for you. Australia has a variety of landscapes, sports, cities, and multiculturality, that will take a while for you to know just a quarter of this FUNTASTIC continent. From the touristic Sydney, the beautiful Queensland beaches, the remote Perth, sacred aboriginal places like the Urululu, the incredible zoos, Alice Spring Camel race, the warm winters, the footy games, the cultural and sporty Melbourne, and so many other exciting activities that Australia host. One thing is for sure; you will end up loving your Aussies mates and filling your life with plenty of G-days.
Living in New Zealand
Auckland´s, New Zealand´s most populated city and home of the University of Auckland, is known as the “City of Sails”. Usually ranked in the top ten most liveable cities in the world, has over fifty extinct volcanoes that give the city remarkable landscapes but also a beautiful city design and architecture. Moreover, New Zealand, is renowned internationally for its majestic landscapes, no wonder that the movie sequel “Lord of the Rings” was shot in the New Zealand countryside. This country has harmoniously integrated the Maori Polynesian country, with the western settlers, and Asian population. Kiwis are proud of their cultural mix and Polynesian background celebrating sports matches with the Haka, the Māori war dance traditionally used on the battlefield, as well as when groups came together in peace.
Living in Canada
In Canada, you will have the opportunity to study at the University of Alberta, one of the top five universities. Canada, the second-largest country in the world, and the nation with more lakes than the entire globe will have enough ecotouristic activities for international students. Moreover, Canda is a migrant-receiving country that embraces multiculturalism, inclusion, and respect values, nurturing the most welcoming environment for migrants. You will have the opportunity to travel to cities such as Montreal, Vancouver or Toronto, send a letter to Santa in Christmas and get a response, experience the low gravity point in Hudson Bay, or take a ride in the longest street in the world.