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A Different Attitude towards Education

Niko Tang, who studies linguistics in Hong Kong, chose to spend a semester as an exchange student at the University of Gothenburg. During his stay he found that he studied with a greater variety of students than he was used to, and that students here were not necessarily as motivated by future career possibilities, but by a willingness to learn. ”I’ve noticed some different aspects that show a different attitude towards education.”