These guides offer assistance in completing the returns to HESA using the data collection system and Minerva.
How to register for the HESA data collection system
Help with the Institution Profile collection
Help with the KIS collection
Help with the Student collection
Help with the ITT In-year collection
Help with the DLHE collection
Help with the Estates Management Statistics collection
Setting up the control panel and downloading responses
The Pre-Collection Validation Systems (PCVS) provide an opportunity for institutions to expose their data to the full range of validation checks before the data collection system opens.
Help with the Staff collection
Help with the Aggregate Offshore collection
Help with the Finance Statistics Return (FSR) with Higher Education-Business Community Interaction (HE-BCI) Survey collection
Help using the Minerva data quality database
The report keys provide a list and detail of the reports generated on the data collection system at both insert and commit stage.
These documents offer technical help with the data collection system.
This includes copies of the schema tree files and an introduction to XML
Terms and conditions for the use of the submit system
Guidance for importing CSV formatted data into Microsoft Excel
Guidance for users of Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0
The pages listed below detail any known issues in the validation for each record.