Rutte defends student loan system in the Senate

Implemented in September 2015, the loan system has been continuously under fire.

‘Students with loans suffer from more stress and pressure to perform’

Study into the relationship between student wellbeing and the loan system.

Even VVD youth says no to higher interest on student loans

Youths of VVD, CDA, D66 and ChristenUnie oppose higher interest rate on student loans.

Results of the student loan system: even fewer MBO students entering higher education

MBO students have more fear of loans. This is often a reason for them not to go on to higher education at all.

‘Let the Dutch Inspectorate of Education keep an eye on the basic grant money’

Students no longer receive a basic grant, so they want something in return.