|Target population||All undergraduate (UG) second year students of each academic year|
|Response mode||Voluntary, with lucky draw to encourage students' participation|
|Response rate||Around 30%|
|Period of data collection||Annually from April to June|
|Survey results||Results of Stakeholder Surveys|
The SYES was firstly launched in 2016 to collect feedback from UG second year students about their experiences in the year. During its development, consultation was made with relevant stakeholders which included representatives of Schools/IPO and support units. Efforts were also made to review relevant research literature, in particular overseas studies on student engagement (e.g. NSSE).
As one in the series of Annual UG Student Surveys Note, the SYES consists of a core question set shared with the experience surveys of other years and a special focus set addressing aspects unique to second year UG students:
A. Core set