Irish universities top the list, followed by Finland, Sweden and Denmark on third and fourth, and Norway on eighth place. Scandinavian universities were particularly appreciated for the well-organized student services, high levels of academic requirements, and students even appreciated the extreme weather conditions, yet would have preferred slightly lower costs of living.

Despite a slight decrease since last year, international student satisfaction continues to remain high in Europe, with 86% of students being satisfied with their study abroad experience, compared to 89% in 2014.

The StudyPortals International Student Satisfaction Awards 2015 are based on 17,018 reviews, added to the – the student experience website during the 2014 – 2015 academic year.

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