Countless studies advocate the benefits of international study abroad, but what skills do students actually develop during these periods? And what about those immobile
students bound to their native country? Should more be done to enable them to develop similar skills to their mobile counterparts? This is an extract from the 2012 winter issue of European Association for International Education's member magazine, EAIE Forum http://ow.ly/VQo2h. Become an EAIE member to access top-notch resources on a wide range of internationalisation topics. http://ow.ly/VQmqO.