Dataset: NOKUT National Student Survey 2014, Institutions

Abstract

This survey is a national student survey on students perceptions of the quality of study programs in Norway, on behalf of the Ministry of Education and Research. The purpose of the survey is to strengthen work with the quality of higher education in Norway, and contribute to public confidence in Norwegian higher education. The results of the survey will be made public in a web portal, with the purpose of giving information on quality of different study programs. The survey will be done each october/november, first time autumn 2013.

This file contains no information about the programs of study. However, the file includes personal background variables and information about and institutions. The file is suitable for analysis (with the most possible individual data) on the level of institutions.

For access to the dataset, use the NSD application form:  

http://www.nsd.uib.no/nsd/english/orderform.html

Variable Groups

Full Title

NOKUT National Student Survey 2014, Institutions

Identification Number

NSD2172-3

Authoring Entity

Name Affiliation
Norwegian Agency for Quality Assurance in Education NOKUT

Producer

Name Affiliation Abbreviation Role
Norwegian Agency for Quality Assurance in Education NOKUT

Copyright

Copyright (C) 2014 NOKUT

Funding Agency/Sponsor

Name Abbreviation Role Grant
Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research KD

Data Distributor

Name Affiliation Abbreviation
NSD – Norwegian Centre for Research Data NSD

Version

Date: 2016-04-08

Notes

Data from NOKUT are documented and prepared, second NSD edition.

Bibliographic Citation

"NOKUT National Student Survey 2014, Institutions". Data collected by NOKUT. Second NSD edition, Bergen 2016.

List of Keywords

Topic Classification

Time Period Covered

Start End Cycle
2014-10 2014-11

Date of Collection

Start End Cycle
2014-10-14 2014-11-05

Country

Norway  (NO)

Geographic Coverage

Country

Geographic Unit

County

Unit of Analysis

Individual

Universe

The universe is defined as all students enrolled in the second and fifth year of bachelor- and master degree programs in Norway. This includes integrated master degrees and profession studies. All together this makes a universe of 58 000 students, (1738 study programmes all together).

Kind of Data

Survey data

Time Method

Cross-sectional survey

Data Collector

Norwegian Agency for Quality Assurance in Education  (NOKUT)

Sampling Procedure

All institutions that offers higher education programmes in Norway were invited to participate in the survey (58 institutions participated). The survey was aimed at institutions offering full bachelor- and master degree programmes . In between those that did not participate were the institutions that is not being subordinated to the Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research, those without full bachelor- and master degree programmes, or those with few students. The universe was defined as all students enrolled in the second and the fifth year of bachelor- and master degree programmes, including integrated master degree programmes and profession studies, giving a total universe of 58 571 students. The students were contacted via private email address, their email address at the institutions and via SMS. Students that did not answer were maximally contacted five times during the period.

Gross sample: 58 571 persons
Net sample: 24 666 persons
Response rate: 42 %

Mode of Data Collection

Web survey

Location

Availability Status

Data from ”NOKUT National Student Survey 2014, Institutions” are made available for research purposes given a written application.

Extent of Collection

One data file; different formats can be made.

Restrictions

Data from ”NOKUT National Student Survey 2014, Institutions” are made available for research purposes given a written application.

Citation Requirement

Users are obliged to refer to producer and distributor of the data by writing the following in forewords or footnotes in eventual publications:
“The data applied in the analysis in this publication are based on "NOKUT National Student Survey 2014, Institutions". The survey was financed by the Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research. The data are provided by NOKUT, and prepared and made available by the NSD – Norwegian Centre for Research Data. Neither NOKUT, the Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research nor NSD are responsible for the analyses/interpretation of the data presented here.”

Deposit Requirement

Access to data is given on the condition that NSD gets a PDF-file of eventual reports that are written on the basis of the data. This to ensure best possible information of the use of data we distribute.

Conditions

The order form has to include name, institutional affiliation, project title, information about sources of financing and postal address. A declaration of secrecy has to be signed before delivery of data.

Disclaimer

Neither NOKUT, the Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research nor NSD are responsible for the analyses/interpretation of the data presented here.

Related Materials

Spørreskjema for studiebarometeret 2014, Bokmål

Copyright (C) 2014 NOKUT

Spørreskjema for studiebarometeret 2014, Nynorsk

Copyright (C) 2014 NOKUT

Questionnaire for the NOKUT National Student Survey 2014, English

Copyright (C) 2014 NOKUT

Related Publications

Studiebarometeret 2014: gjennomføring og hovedtendenser

Bakken, P. Damen, M-L. Keller, L.D. (2015). Studiebarometeret 2014: gjennomføring og hovedtendenser, Dokumentasjonsrapport, NOKUTs synteser og aktuelle analyser, NOKUT.

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