The student survey covers a wide range of topics, from the transition to the university, educational background and course of study to study situation. In addition, questions about psychological concepts are also part of the questionnaire.
The sample of the student survey includes about 30 universities and universities of applied sciences (Fachhochschulen) from all over Germany, most of which participated regularly in the surveys. Altogether, more than 105,000 students were surveyed over the thirteen surveys.
The results of each survey were published in different report forms.