Who is eligible to take part in the NSS?

1. Which institutions are eligible to take part?
2. Which students at these institutions meet the eligibility criteria?
3. Which students are NOT eligible to complete the survey?
4. What happens with students who repeat a year of study?

1. Which institutions are eligible to take part?

2. Which students meet the eligibility criteria?

Students are included in the survey population if they are expected to complete between 1st February and 31 January inclusive.

3. Which students are NOT eligible to complete the survey?

Institutions are able to exclude students with serious health difficulties from being contacted by the survey and all students are able to opt out at any time.

4. What happens with students who repeat a year of study?

Where a student is repeating their penultimate year or has changed their original course arrangements, they will be surveyed in the year that they were expected to complete their course and not when they eventually progress to their final year.