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 prizes are drawn!
This year we also raffled great prizes among the students who completed the NSE questionnaire up to and including the last question. Curious to see who won?

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What is the National Student Survey (NSE)

The National Student Survey (NSE: Nationale Studenten Enquête) is a nationwide survey on student satisfaction. Every year, almost all students in Dutch higher education are invited to participate and give their opinion on their course programme and their university or university of applied sciences. The results are used to inform prospective students about course programmes, via Studiekeuze123.nl as well as other outlets. In addition, participating university and university of applied sciences use the results to improve the quality of their course programmes.

Learn more about the NSE and the topics in de questionnaire

2022 National Student Survey

Participating institutions

73 universities and universities of applied sciences are participating in the 2022 National Student Survey (NSE). Curious to see which ones?

Prizes

This year we also raffle great prizes among the students who participate in the NSE.

The NSE and your privacy

Participating universities and universities of applied sciences provide their students’ e-mail addresses. Wondering how we treat these e-mail addresses and what happens to students’ survey responses?

Questionnaire

The questionnaire covers multiple aspects of a course programme, such as teachers, the content and organisation of teaching and the programme’s connection to professional practice. Some of the questions are asked of all students who participate. In addition, institutions can choose to add questions on further subjects to the questionnaire.

Results 2021 National Student Survey

The results of the 2021 NSE were published on June 23 2021. More than 330,000 students gave their opinion on their course programme and their university or university of applied sciences.

Accountability 

Each year, once the National Student Survey is completed, Studiekeuze123 publishes a research accountability report detailing how the survey was carried out and which choices were made.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

Contact

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

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