Stats - International Students

We asked students and apprentices to vote on what they think about a series of policy issues. This is what they had to say on International Students.

 

Tuition fees for international students should be abolished

  • This is one of my main priorities: 31% (485)
  • I agree, but this isn’t a main priority of mine: 23% (366)
  • This is not a priority for me: 16% (258)
  • I don’t know enough about this but want to know more: 10% (157)
  • I don’t want this to happen: 20% (322)

 

International students should have access to government funding to cover living costs while they study

  • This is one of my main priorities: 50% (809)
  • I agree, but this isn’t a main priority of mine: 24% (392)
  • This is not a priority for me: 9% (140)
  • I don’t know enough about this but want to know more: 7% (109)
  • I don’t want this to happen: 11% (175)

 

International students should be able to work more than 20 hours a week while they study

  • This is one of my main priorities: 41% (641)
  • I agree, but this isn’t a main priority of mine: 36% (568)
  • This is not a priority for me: 11% (171)
  • I don’t know enough about this but want to know more: 7% (114)
  • I don’t want this to happen: 5% (85)

 

International students should be allowed to stay in the UK for longer than two years when they have finished their courses

  • This is one of my main priorities: 48% (759)
  • I agree, but this isn’t a main priority of mine: 28% (448)
  • This is not a priority for me: 10% (164)
  • I don’t know enough about this but want to know more: 7% (117)
  • I don’t want this to happen: 6% (89)

 

The surcharge that international students have to pay to use the NHS should be scrapped

  • This is one of my main priorities: 47% (733)
  • I agree, but this isn’t a main priority of mine: 24% (370)
  • This is not a priority for me: 8% (131)
  • I don’t know enough about this but want to know more: 10% (151)
  • I don’t want this to happen: 12% (184)