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Key figues: Students and students completing their programme in certain other programmes 2015-2020

  2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Number of admitted students who have commenced studies 142 368 321 289 405 325
of which women 119 240 211 175 251 234
of which men 23 128 110 114 154 91
Number of students 142 495 640 648 739 630
of which women 119 349 447 402 441 435
of which men 23 146 193 246 298 195
Number of students who have completed their programme .. 131 196 235 333 226
of which women .. 77 162 161 198 168
of which men .. 54 34 74 135 58
Completion rate .. 82 80 66 74 72
completion rate, women .. 77 80 70 78 75
completion rate, men .. 92 79 60 68 64

Definitions and explanations

Number of admitted students who have commenced studies
Admitted students who have commenced studies refers to everybody who is or has been a student in a study programme, including those who joined during the course of the programme and those who quit the programme.
Number of students
Students refers to active students in study programmes that have been in progress for at least a day during the intended period. Students may not have discontinued their studies prior to the intended period or taken a break in their studies for the entire intended period.
Number of students who have completed their programme
Students who have completed the programme refers to students who have reached the goals of the courses in all of the programme modules. Students who have discontinued their studies prior to the end of the study programme do not count as completed.
Completion rate
In this context, ´completion rate´ is used to designate the percentage of students who have completed their programme. Refers to the share of students who have completed their programme as a percentage of everyone engaged in studies in the study programmes that ended during a year.

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Last updated
2021-05-21

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