‘My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humour, and some style.’

Maya Angelou


Alina Prapagic

Job summary/responsibilities         

Alina’s responsibility is to advice and support universities in international student recruitment, by making sure that all the strategic objectives agreed in the partnership are met and by that directly influencing the success of the university.  

General introduction/background     

Alina’s mission is to help people grow and learn, regardless in which form it comes. She likes to build healthy relationships both in her personal and professional life.

Alina joined Studyportals in January 2015 as an Online Campaign Manager in the Romanian office. After 1 year, she took on a big challenge of building the Client Success team in Bucharest. She started to strengthen her leadership skills and discovered that she really likes to help people / or businesses grow.

In 2017 she made a big and exciting decision – to relocated to The Netherlands, in Studyportals’ headquarters and manage the Client Success Team in Eindhoven.

January 2019 was the best moment in her career to start working directly with the partners universities, aiming to help them find the best fit international student though carefully tailored online campaigns.

Personal Goal            

To help people and businesses grow.

Favourite Studyportals element/experience       

Dutch Carnaval 2015 when most of the Studyportals colleagues came to work in costumes. I remember I had to be in serious meeting with people dressed up, it was hard not to laugh.   

Favourite activities

I like to write stories and articles in my personal blog, I read every day, and I paint. I love to take long walks in nature with my dog and dance. Travelling, interior design and cooking are activities that inspire me and make me more creative.