HESA Student Record 2011/12 - NHS bursaries
HESA Student Record 2011/12
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This field identifies courses that attract NHS Bursaries
|Applicable to||England Northern Ireland Wales|
All courses at institutions in England, Northern Ireland and Wales
|Valid entries and labels|
Code 2 should be used for those medical and dental courses for which bursaries are available only for the later years of the course.
Social Work bursaries administered by the NHS as an NHS bursary should be recorded in NHSBURSARY. Social work bursaries administered by the NHS Business Services Authority are normally only applicable for Course.REGBODY = 08 courses. In addition, to be eligible for a social work bursary the student must be enrolled on a GSCC approved social work degree course leading to eligibility to practice and not a post qualifying course.
Further information is available from the NHS Business Services Authority, the Department of Health and
Quality rules relating to this field are displayed here.
In order to support funding calculations and also to flag exemptions from the ELQ policy, HEFCE need to be able to identify courses that attract NHS Bursaries. WG and the National Leadership and Innovation Agency for Healthcare (NLIAH) also have an interest in this information.
Data type: NHSBURSARYCodeContentType
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