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FULL-TIME TERTIARY LEVEL STUDENT

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Definition:
At the tertiary level, an individual is considered full-time if he/she is taking a course- load/educational programme considered to require at least 75 per cent of a full-time commitment of time and resources. Additionally, it is expected that the student remains in the programme for the entire year.

Source Publication:
2001 Data Collection on Education Systems: Definitions, Explanations and Instructions, UNESCO, OECD, Eurostat, page 55.

Statistical Theme: Education and training statistics

Created on Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Last updated on Monday, November 12, 2001