- The share of foreign academic staff is growing.
- In 2022, 46.4% of academic staff came from abroad.
- Most of the foreign scientific personnel come from Europe.
How has the share of foreign academic staff developed?
|Share foreign scientific personnel|
What is the origin of the foreign scientific staff?
|Africa (excl. Egypt)||1,75%|
|South and Central America||5,50%|
The share of foreign scientific personnel at universities in the Netherlands has grown over the past decade, from 19.8% in 2003 to 46.4% in 2022. This growth can be seen in all university personnel categories, in all universities and in all scientific areas.
The largest share of foreign scientific personnel at the Netherlands universities is coming from Europe, 51% of total (2022).
facts and figures
19,8% share of foreign academic staff in 2003
46,4% share of foreign academic staff in 2022
51% of the foreign academic staff comes from Europe
NL-Cijfers over universitair personeel WOPI.xlsx
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