Fewer dropouts in health and welfare programs

The drop in dropouts of first-year students was greatest at MBO. In the academic year 2010 / ’11, 27 percent of the first years dropped out, against 18 percent in 2020 / ’21. The drop-out rate also fell on higher vocational education. In the academic year 2010 / ’11, 31 percent of the first years dropped out, and 26 percent in 2020 / ’21. The drop-out rate was lowest among university degrees. In the academic year 2010 / ’11, 22 percent of the first years dropped out, against 21 percent in 2020 / ’21. In 2020 / ’21, the drop-out rate had again increased slightly compared to 2019 / ’20. Then the dropout rate was 19 percent.