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Do not disturb, do not destroy

I love road trips. I love that spirit of wanderlust that makes you put on your sneakers, pack lunch, rent a car and leave at the crack of dawn. Well, you need not do much guessing: that is what happened. I am also quite determined to explore Sweden to the fullest extent during my stay […]

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Sweden Beckons, Will You Heed Its Call?

The Autumn 2015 admissions round is open from October 16th, 2014 to January 15th, 2015, have you submitted your application yet? 14 months ago, almost to the day, I found myself in a sad and sorry state- fresh out of school and completely disoriented. Don’t get me wrong, it’s not that I didn’t know what I […]

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Why University of Borås is Unique

Not many have perhaps heard of the University of Borås. So where is Borås and why is it unique? LOCATION Borås is well located in south-west Sweden, approximately 60km east of Gothenburg, Sweden’s second largest city. There are frequent and direct transport (bus and train) between Borås and Gothenburg which is less than an hour away. The […]

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My first two months in Stockholm

I woke up in the morning to realize that today it’s two months since I’m in Sweden. Now that I think about it, Sweden seems so familiar, with cute narrow streets of Stockholm Old Town, and countless boats on blue-and-green background of canals and parks. I became friends with Swedes years ago, when I visited […]

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First ‘Swedish’ Test!

It was a gloomy afternoon when I received a post in my mailbox. The letter was fully written in Swedish and I could just grab a few words here and there. But hey, no fear when technology is here! Taking out my phone, I snapped a shot of the letter and opened it with Google […]

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