In order to travel well-prepared, it may be useful to take a language course or become familiar with the culture of the country you’re heading to.
The TU/e Language Center offers English language courses to make sure that you’re well-prepared for your international study/internship period. You can even receive study credits for taking these courses. Self-study Language Lab enables you to study a different language than English.
Travelguides like ‘Lonely Planet’ are very useful for your preparation to go abroad.
The ISIC-card is a worldwide acknowledged proof that you’re a student. This card can be ordered online for 12 euros via ISIC Nederland. With this card you can benefit from worldwide student discounts.