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Transnational Experiences of Ugandan Students in Gothenburg, Sweden; Challenges and Adaptation strategies


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Title: Transnational Experiences of Ugandan Students in Gothenburg, Sweden; Challenges and Adaptation strategies
Other Titles: Transnational Experiences of Ugandan Students in Gothenburg, Sweden; Challenges and Adaptation strategies
Authors: Kayonga, Catherine Suubi
Issue Date: 5-Feb-2021
Degree: Student essay
Keywords: Transnationalism, adaptation, Ugandan students, cultural differences, coping mechanisms
Abstract: The aim of this qualitative study was to explore the transnational experiences of Ugandan students in Gothenburg; Sweden. The focus was to understand how cultural differences affect the academic and social life of these students, the ways in which they adapt to the new host country Sweden, challenges they might have encountered and how they have managed to overcome them. Furthermore, the study also aimed to ascertain the impact of the families back home on students’ life while abroad. In this st... more
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/67570
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