Niamh: "You’re only on Erasmus once!" [fr]

As part of the 30th anniversary of Erasmus, Irish students share with us their French experience. Discover Niamh’s story:

Irish students share their French experience with us.
Follow Niamh’s story!

Tell us a bit about yourself!
I am from Ireland. I study business studies and French at the University of Limerick and for the Spring Semester 2017 I went to the south of France to study at EDHEC Business School in Nice.

Why did you choose France?
I choose France because I am studying French and I wanted to improve my French. Also, because I love the culture.

What are the outcomes from your study programme in France and international experience?
To experience a new culture, to improve my French and to experience the way business is taught at another school.

Your favorite word in French?
Gendarmerie

We hope you enjoyed your French culture shock! Any memorable cultural fact, experience?
All the bars are open till the early morning which was much different to home!

The soundtrack of your stay in France?
Despacitowas the most memoroable song of the time.

Have you brought back a French souvenir with you?
Le petit Marseillais moisturiser, can’t get it here so I bought four.

Any French habit you have kept?
Drinking wine.

Where is your next destination?
Croatia.

Share with us your motto!
You’re only on Erasmus once

Published on 21/11/2017

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