Taking a gap year has never been so popular. ResearchNed’s latest survey, commissioned by internationalisation organisation Nuffic, shows that ten percent of the first-year students who started their studies in 2017 had taken a gap year. This survey was taken among more than sixteen thousand students.
EM roams across the campus to talk with students who have taken a gap year. What did they do during their sabbatical? What are the pros and cons of inserting a gap year?