A Questionnaire for Exchange Students:
Your Experience at the University of Turku
Your answers will be highly appreciated and they will be analysed confidentially and anonymously. On the basis of your answers, we can develop the services we offer our exchange students. Thank you for participating!

PART 1: BACKGROUND INFORMATION

1. The level of my studies is mainly in

2. To which faculty were you accepted?

3. My main field of study at the University of Turku is

4. In which country is your home unversity located?

PART 2: THE UNIVERSITY OF TURKU

5. How would you rate the services offered to exchange students at the University (International Office, staff of the Faculties and the Departments)?
1 (very poor)
2 (poor)
3 (satisfactory)
4 (good)
5 (excellent)
0 (no experience)
Information and materials received prior to arrival
Helpfulness of staff
Orientation Course
Information on web pages
Printed material

6. Other comments / requests concerning the services offered.

7. How would you rate the overall quality of instruction in your main field of study at the University of Turku?
1 (very poor)
2 (poor)
3 (satisfactory)
4 (good)
5 (excellent)
0 (no experience)
Availability of courses
Level of teaching
Expertise of teachers
English-language skills of teachers
Teaching methods
Intercultural knowledge of teachers

8. Other comments / requests concerning the quality of instruction.

9. How would you rate the overall quality of intsruction or activities at the Language Centre.
1 (very poor)
2 (poor)
3 (satisfactory)
4 (good)
5 (excellent)
0 (no experience)
Availability of courses
Level of teaching
Teaching methods
Intercultural knowledge of teachers
Language Circles
Language and culture tandem

10. Other comments / requests concerning the Language Centre

11. How would you rate the teaching methods used during your stay?
1 (very poor)
2 (poor)
3 (satisfactory)
4 (good)
5 (excellent)
0 (no experience)
Lectures
Seminars
Laboratory work
Group work
Independent study
Book exams
Project assignments
Research
Virtual learning environment

12. Other comments / requests concerning the teaching methods.

PART 3: STUDENT TUTORS

13. How would you rate the support given to you by your student tutor?
1 (very poor)
2 (poor)
3 (satisfactory)
4 (good)
5 (excellent)
0 (no experience)
Contact prior to arrival in Turku
Meeting upon arrival
Help during the first days
General helpfulness
Contact during the semester(s)
Involving me with Finnish/local students

14. Other comments / requests concerning the student tutors.

PART 4: INFORMATION MATERIAL

15. How would you rate the importance of the following sources of information when choosing your study abroad destination?
1 (unimportant)
2 (of little importance)
3 (moderately important)
4 (important)
5 (very important)
0 (no experience)
Coordinator at my home university
International office at my home university
Study fairs
General information on the Internet
Course information on the Internet
Friends or former students
Printed materials

16. Will you recommend the University of Turku to others in your home country/university? *

17. Please tell us in your own words about your overall experience at the University of Turku:

Thank you for your feedback!