National Student Survey

The National Student Survey (NSE) is a nationwide satisfaction survey for students in which you can share your opinion about your course programme. Find all the information about the NSE here!

The results are in!
Curious how your course programme scores? Read more about it on the 2021 NSE results page.

2021 National Student Survey: the results are in!

The results of the 2021 National Student Survey are in! Over 330,000 students at universities and universities of applied sciences were asked what they thought of their current course programmes and their institutions. Although the past year was an unusual year for education and a large part of classes were offered online, almost three quarters of the students were satisfied with their experience in higher education.

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Participating institutions

72 universities and universities of applied sciences have participated in the 2021 National Student Survey (NSE). Curious to see which ones?


This year we also raffled great prizes among the students who participated in the NSE.

Results 2021 National Student Survey

The results of the 2021 NSE were published on June 23. More than 330,000 HBO and WO students rated their course programmes.

The NSE and your privacy

Wondering how we collect student email addresses and what happens to students’ answers?


The results of the NSE are used for informing prospective students on higher education course programmes and for improving the quality of higher education. So which questions do we ask students as part of the NSE?


Each year, once the National Student Survey is completed, Studiekeuze123 writes an extensive report on research accountability, including the steps taken during the NSE project.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have a question about the NSE? Most answers can be found in the FAQ's.


There are multiple ways you can get in touch with us about the NSE.

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