On-line Questionnaire (18/07/2012)

DG HOME has launched a public on-line Questionnaire on the future rules on the entry and residence of non-EU national researchers, students, school pupils, unremunerated trainees and volunteers in the EU.  It is to consult a broad range of interested persons and stakeholders and to collect their views on the revision process, help in identifying problem areas and propose measures to address them. The public consultation will close on 23 August 2012. 

The questionnaire is intended for the main target groups of the future Directive: that is past and future third-county national applicants to study, carry out research, and participate in volunteering programme, school pupil exchange programme or in unpaid traineeship in the EU.

The consultation is accessible at:

Or via DG HOME web-site:

Find attached pdf - 20 KB [20 KB] details of the initiative.