The experience of international students at Dutch higher education institutions during the COVID-19 pandemic
The experience of international students at Dutch higher education institutions during the COVID-19 pandemicDownload
A survey conducted between 15 December 2020 and 10 January 2021, among 357 international students enrolled at Dutch higher education institutions, shows interesting results regarding their experience during the COVID-19 pandemic.
- Mixed satisfaction with study experience, positive about starting studies in September at a Dutch higher education institution
- Students who also had on-campus lectures were more satisfied, space for quiet work is lacking at home
- Substantial numbers of international students struggle with anxiety, loneliness and are dissatisfied with social life
- Concerns of Dutch and international students coincide