You get to know yourself better! You discover new interests and passions, develop a greater sense of independence, and maybe even find a new direction to your studies and career.
Take in New Cultures:
Studying and traveling abroad may be one of most beneficial and exciting experiences that a student can have. You learn about new cultures, traditions, languages and societies, and you make new, lifelong friends from different backgrounds.
Develop New Skills:
Traveling and studying abroad help you develop a strong sense of independence, curiosity, adaptability and cross-cultural understanding – skills that are very important in today’s increasingly globalized world.
Become a Top Graduate School and Job Candidate:
The new skills you acquire will make you a stronger candidate for graduate school and the job market. Both future employers and graduate school admissions officials look very highly on travel abroad experiences. Students that travel abroad display diversity and show that they aren’t afraid to seek out new challenges, or put themselves in difficult situations.
Explore our programs, talk to your student advisors and teachers, and head out! What are you waiting for?
Work alongside local teachers to design programs and lessons in English to help the inhabitants of this rural community in the North of Thailand.
GROUND Asia partners with communities across Asia to assist in their sustainable development. The communities we work with are our clients. To meet their expectations, we empower them through mutually beneficial programs to ensure their development needs come first.