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Funding System of Higher Professional Education in Belgium, Netherlands and Austria
Funding System of Higher Professional Education in Belgium, Netherlands and Austria

Author(s): Petr Mulač, Martina KUNCOVÁ
Subject(s): Higher Education , State/Government and Education, Public Finances
Published by: Masarykova univerzita
Keywords: higher professional institutions; public funding; private expenditure; formula funding models; Tuition fees; student support systems;
Summary/Abstract: This paper provides a framework for understanding the structure of funding systems for professional higher institutions in selected countries in Europe - in Belgium [Flanders), the Netherlands and Austria. It also delivers a short comparative analysis of their structure, funding sources, student tuition fees and student support systems. Nearly all selected countries already implemented formula funding models for education but offer quite different approaches.

  • Page Range: 319-327
  • Page Count: 9
  • Publication Year: 2016
  • Language: English