The government is increasing the maximum salary to 194 thousand euros.
From 2020, new students will be worse off if they take out a loan.
Being in the red is a sign that universities of applied sciences are budgeting more efficiently and using their own reserves.
The Minister wants to inform students better about the consequences of a loan.
Universities of applied sciences and research universities could possibly have the millions from the new loans system a few years earlier than planned
The Netherlands Association of Universities of Applied Sciences calls cutbacks ‘unfathomable’.
It has become popular to borrow and more and more of this money is ending up in savings accounts, warns the Nibud.
Joblift (a job search engine) looked at internship vacancy advertisements: only 148 out of 32,000 mentioned that the intern would not be paid.
The VVD party wants to have some of the money generated by the student loan system go to the densely populated technical universities.