Do you want to guide and help many different people and make a difference? This can easily be combined with studying abroad!
Why study social work?
A social worker must be able to speak with people in a way that makes them feel heard and respected, while at the same time they have to be able to analyse human and psychological processes – and transform this knowledge into action!
The job of a social worker requires that that you are able to fulfil several roles; that of a councillor, advisor, coordinator, figure of authority and negotiator. The job furthermore demands extensive knowledge in social work, law, social science, psychology and psychiatry. All in all, it is a very interesting field and there are many benefits to studying different places around the world.
Why study abroad?
Studying abroad will teach you a different perspective in a different setting, than you are used to. You will meet many people from different places, who can be future academic collaborators, colleagues, mentors and friends. It will be a great point on your resume, that will surely set you apart from the competition, but most important of all: You will get an unforgettable and unique experience abroad.