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| Published: December 08, 2021

The Impact of Online Education on the Mental Health of University Students

Sukriti Mittal

Department of Psychology, FLAME University, India Google Scholar More about the auther

DIP: 18.01.129.20210904

DOI: 10.25215/0904.129

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A major change that the COVID-19 pandemic has brought is the transition to online education. This study aims to investigate the impact that online education has had on the mental health of university students. The participants in the study were chosen through snowball sampling and were given a list of statements in a questionnaire. They had to rate the statements on a Likert Scale ranging from ‘Strongly Agree’ to ‘Strongly Disagree’. The results suggest that there has been a significant impact on the students’ mental health due to online education wherein they are experiencing mental fatigue, demotivation, disinterest, and even physical symptoms like headaches.

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Sukriti Mittal @ sukritimittal1999@gmail.com

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ISSN 2348-5396

ISSN 2349-3429

18.01.129.20210904

10.25215/0904.129

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Published in   Volume 09, Issue 4, October- December, 2021