Of all VET graduates who obtained their diploma in 2021, 4,0% completed a study-related period abroad. More specifically, 3.0% of all VET graduates in 2021 completed an internship abroad, 0.4% went on study-exchange and 0.6% did both during their study.

Most VET graduates who had a study-related period abroad, graduated from a programme within the education field of Travel & Hospitality. VET graduates who obtained a level 4 diploma, were most likely to go abroad for a study-related period.

Note: the number of VET graduates who completed a study-related period abroad declined significantly due to travel restrictions because of covid.

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