Impressions of Chinese culture and foods

For most execursion members this was their first time in China, and got to experience the country with its amazing culture for the very first time.  No need to say that the chinese culture differs a lot from the norwegian, and this trip has been an amazing opportunity to get a taste of the chinese…

Ekskursjonen til Kina

Ekskursjonen til Kina gav oss mange inntrykk, både positive og negative. Av de positive var kanskje måten vi kom oss rundt på av de mest positive.  For å komme oss rundt i Kina, benyttet vi hovedsakelig skinnegående transport. Dette inkluderer alt fra toget innad på flyplassen i Beijing, til lyntoget vi tok mellom Nanjing og…

Orges visiting Ann Arbor in June 2019

I started my adventure in finding Tech Startups in Ann Arbor at the beginning of June. Barbara Ericson, Professor at School of Information at UMICH, had been helping me all the way through during this time to get in touch with many of the responsible in the community. It has been thanks to her connections…

The challenges and joys of going to Ann Arbor

I am now six weeks into my US adventure and I am loving it! However, I had to do some prep work before getting to this point, and I thought I would share some tips and experiences with you. The biggest struggle was definitely getting my J-1 visa. Starting this process two and a half…

Impressions from Nanjing

During the IPIT trip we wanted to share impressions we got from the IPIT responsible students and professors. Don’t miss their feedbacks …

Challenges and opportunities when traveling to China by Eirik Lund

Hi, I’m Eirik, a 5th year student of computer engineering at NTNU. This semester I’m doing my master thesis, and through the IPIT Network, I got the opportunity to go to Tsinghua University in Beijing, China.  Tsinghua is considered the best university in China, and among the best in the world overall. As such, it’s…

How about going to China from Nora

“How about going to China?Hi there! I am Nora, a master’s student in Computer Science (Datateknologi) at NTNU. Going abroad to study was a terrifying idea for me! I still get lost walking around Realfagsbygget after five years. Imagine how lost I would get walking around in foreign lands. Scary, scary! I figured if I…