India Semester Abroad

India Semester Abroad

University of Guelph

  An informal pre-departure orientation from a participant’s perspective.

Academic

Expectations

Experiences

Expectations

Packing

Health

Language

Post-Semester Options

 

This section is a discussion of important issues to consider in preparation for India. As always, the views are my own ... please use this and other information to make your own informed decisions.

Photo: Have no illusions! You are going to stand out in India, no matter what clothes you wear, how you behave, or what your ethnicity is. Indians are friendly, curious, and hospitable, so try to be a gracious celebrity at all times! Above, one student becomes the centre of a crowd while visiting the Taj Mahal.

 

 

 

Updated: 2006 November 16