Testimonials

Alan

Alan, Industrial Engineering, Systems minor (BA)

Tecnológico de Monterrey (ITESM)
What I liked best about BISP is that you can actually get to live the UC Berkeley experience, just as any regular student. I didn’t feel like “the international students group”.
Jeanette

Jeanette, Special Education (MA)

University in Oslo
This is my second time and when I got the chance to study here again I grabbed the chance as fast as possible. I have better contact with my professors and the student environment is unlike any other. I really had no idea that this ... Read more
Wenxin

Wenxin, English and French (BA)

Xi’an Jiaotong University
After taking classes at Berkeley, I have a new point of view of my own country and the world in general. The professors were excellent, helpful and nice.
Fernanda

Fernanda, Business (BA)

Tecnológico de Monterrey (ITESM)
The culture is much more different due to the variety of people of different cities. Here people are very open-minded. Being at UC Berkeley made me have a broader perspective in life. On the other hand, I really like how it is a very diverse ... Read more
Hege

Hege, Political Science (BA)

University in Oslo
I love the Innovation and Entrepreneurship course! A lot of it has to do with the lecturer, Szonja [Ivester], because of her enthusiasm and honesty in class, but it’s also because I feel like I grow and learn a lot that I wouldn’t ... Read more
Luke near Campanile

Luke, Creative IT Engineering (BA)

Pohang University of Science and Technology
Thinking of the past year, I smile with a feeling of sheer delight, overwhelmed by such wonderful memories. I learned a number of invaluable things in my life including awareness of diverse culture, diverse friends, confidence in English, unforgettable trips, a reminder of the true ... Read more