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What kind of documentation is needed as proof of work abroad?

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I am in Argentina, and am volunteering in a variety of institutions, schools and foundations over the year. My coordinator is just not getting back to me and I'm getting frustrated as my first placement is coming to an end in December and I don't want all my work to be for nothing.

Can you still do an Erasmus exchange if your uni doesn't offer it?

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My course at university doesn't offer any Erasmus opportunities. Can I apply for Erasmus independently?

Where to meet new people in Madrid?

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I will be living in Madrid from September 2018 until December 2018 and I was wondering where I can start meeting people.

Design-related short courses in EU countries.

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A non EU international student I'm working with is interested in doing some kind of short course related to Graphic Design somewhere in Europe after his UK student visa runs out in Jan 2018. Can anyone suggest where he can look for potential courses, taught in English?

What is the best way to transfer money from a UK bank account to an Austrian bank account?

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I am going on a year abroad to Vienna and I have already checked bank accounts there - I wish to open one up when I arrive there, as it also gives you a railcard and an ISIC card. However, I will need to transfer money from the UK to Austria, as my student loan and my EU funding will come in batches throughout the year. Is there a good way of transferring these funds from the UK to Austria without incurring extra costs?

Where should I live in Barcelona?

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Hi everyone! Next Semester I'm moving to Barcelona to do my Erasmus Exchange. I would like to star to find a place to live in, but I would like to read some advices about which are the best areas and best options, because I still don't know if book in a student housing or if share a flat. thanks!