7 reasons why you should study in Cape Town

Exchange students studying at University of Stellenbosch Business School

Since arriving in the beginning of the year for my Master of Business Administration (MBA) at the University of Stellenbosch, South Africa, I have got the chance to experience the city, the classes and the atmosphere. Here is what you need to know about it. For information, since the MBA is not located on the main campus in Stellenbosch (1 hour from Cape Town), but between Cape Town and Stellenbosch, most students live in Cape Town.

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USA: my spring break experience

After the Allocation Day at Grenoble Ecole de Management, I found myself eligible for a term in the United States, attending Duke University in North Carolina from January to May 2019. While leaving for this destination in early January, I must admit I had some trouble looking on the bright side of things. I had for sure not yet realized that it would give me the great opportunity to live my very first (and probably last) American spring break!

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Discovering and understanding Chinese culture.

Shanghai harbor skyline
the Shanghai skyline.

I have just returned from a four-month academic exchange at Tongji University in Shanghai. This stay was very enriching for me. Although Shanghai is the most Europeanized city in China, it is still a Chinese city. This exchange required me to be able to adapt and be autonomous. Culture, customs and traditions are obviously very different from ours.

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My experience studying at Duke University.

Duke chapel
The Duke University Chapel

Duke University is one of the top American universities. Fuqua Business School is famous for having Tim Cook and Melinda Gates as part of its alumni. The highly renowned teachers provide high quality lectures on a wide variety of subjects (Health Care Markets, Corporate Finance, Derivatives, Game Theory, Crypto-currencies…). Students need to complete some preliminary homework before most of each class and submit it to the teachers.

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