Eurostudent Survey

Department/Agency

Higher Education Authority (HEA)

Key information

accommodation, income, expenditure, employment, financial well-being, language fluency and overseas study.

Source

Eurostudent survey conducted by Insight Consulting for the HEA.

Scope

Third-level full-time and part-time students.

Frequency

Every 3 years

Reference period

Academic year

Start date

2000

Timeliness

18 months after the end of the reference period

Classifications

  • Field of study
    Education, Humanities and Arts, Social Science, Business, Law, Science, Maths, Computing/Computer Science, Engineering, Manufacturing, Construction, Agriculture and Veterinary, Health and Welfare, Sport and Leisure, Catering and Services.
  • Level of course
    Higher Certificate, Diploma, Ordinary Bachelor Degree, Honours Bachelor Degree, PG Cert/Diploma, Taught Masters Degree and Research Masters Degree.
  • Age
    <21, 21-24, 25-29, 30+
  • Expenditure items
    Accommodation, food, transportation, communication, health costs, childcare, debt payments (except mortgage), social and leisure activities and other regular living costs.

Theme

People and Society - Education

Page Created

2007-12-01

Page Modified

2017-11-21

Keywords

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