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    The AG Hochschulforschung investigates the study situation and student orientations at German universities. From 1982 to 2017, it conducted the Student Survey every two to three years. Since 2018, the AG Hochschulforschung is a collaborative partner of the DZHW and the DSW in an integrated nationwide survey project ("One for All") - funded by the BMBF. A special survey was conducted in the first Corona semester summer 2020.


    Marczuk, A., & Lörz, M. (2023). Did the Poor Get Poorer? The Impact of COVID-19 on Social Inequalities Between International and Domestic Students. Journal of Studies in International Education. Online first: https://doi.org/10.1177/10283153221150116

    Meyer, J., Strauß, S. & Hinz, T. (2022). Die Studierendenbefragung in Deutschland: Fokusanalysen zu Diskriminierungserfahrungen an Hochschulen. (DZHW Brief 08|2022). Hannover: DZHW.