The boards are dealing more and more with substantive issues.
Students from outside Europe may work more hours and will have more opportunity to do internships.
The Dutch National Students’ Association (ISO) launches a hotline.
The change to the committees will take officially place in June.
The Netherlands Association of Universities of Applied Sciences criticises ministry’s tendency for control.
Jarmo Berkhout, Chairman of the LSVb, and Jan Sinnige, Chairman of the ISO, look back on their year of defending the interests of students.
MBO students have more fear of loans. This is often a reason for them not to go on to higher education at all.
Students no longer receive a basic grant, so they want something in return.
Increasing study pressures are cause for big worries among students.
In 2018, students will no longer be fined for an expired student travel card unless they actually use it. This was decided yesterday by the Lower House.