Sophie from Austria (53688) June, July

Agriculture | Year of birth: 2001 | Arrival date: 15.06 - 01.07.18 | Length of stay: 3 months


Sophie has grown up on a small farm with suckler cows. She attends now an agricultural college which lasts 5 years and finishes with the A-level exams. Sophie has already done an 4 weeks internship in summer 2017. Her daily tasks have been Milking the cows, produce chesse, helping at the catering trade and sell own products. She has also gained many experiences in school and on her parents farm. She enjoys to help her father and work with the animals.


Sophie is interested to learn more about the Norwegian agricultural working methods and the differences between Austria and Norway. She would like to improve her English skills during her time in Norway.

Personal qualities:

Sophie describes herself as a friendly, determinded and careful young woman. She knows about the work which has to be done on a farm every day. She loves to care about animals like cattle and sheep. Her teacher says that she is open-minded and eager to learn new things. She is able to quickly find her way in a unfamiliar environment and can adapt good to new situations.

Additional information:

Smokes: No

Vegetarian: No

Driver’s Licence: Yes, for both car and tractor.

Would accept to stay with other WG: Yes

Would accept to stay with single man: No

Would accept to stay with single woman: Yes

English level: Intermediate