The problems faced by university students and proposals for solution

Doygun O., GÜLEÇ S.

Cyprus International Conference on Educational Research (CY-ICER), CYPRUS, 8 - 11 February 2012, vol.47, pp.1115-1123 identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • Volume: 47
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.sbspro.2012.06.788
  • Country: CYPRUS
  • Page Numbers: pp.1115-1123
  • Keywords: University, university students, problems of university students
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes


The present study, which is going to be held in the light of earlier researches, is intended to investigate into problems university students face. The study aims to determine the views of students enrolled in Uludag University with respect to their problems about accommodation and nutrition, adaptation and orientation, anxiety about future and unemployment, qualified education. For the purpose of the study, the data is to be collected with the help of a questionnaire and a personal information form prepared after having reviewed the related literature. The sample of the study is to include randomly selected 320 students studying -Uludag University during the 2011-2012 educational year. In the study, the students' points of view about problems are investigated according to the variables of faculty and gender. In line with the tindings obtained, the perspectives of students selected from both faculties with regard to problems they deal with during their university education are to be compared. The resulting data is to be analyzed by using the SPSS 13.0 program.