MUW Staff Materials

Studying in a foreign country is an interesting and developing experience though is associated with stress and difficulties. These difficulties result from many aspects including necessity to integrate within a new environment and adaptation to the cultural differences. Foreigners are also, unfortunately, exposed to discrimination and unequal treatment. Stress that they experience may lead to adaptation disorders and depression.

Here you will find multimedia materials concerning cultural differences and illustrating the possible misunderstandings arising on this background. You will also find some information on discrimination and depression, how to recognize them and how to react when facing them.