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Estates Management record 2013/14 - Teaching not offices NIA

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Estates Management record 2013/14

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Teaching not offices NIA

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Short nameSMNIATE

This field contains data about Net Internal Area (NIA) of teaching space (not offices). The value can be recorded to three decimal places.

Applicable toEngland Northern Ireland Scotland Wales

All higher education providers (HEPs).

UnitSquare metre (m²)

The NIA of teaching space (not offices) of the HEP.


  • teaching rooms used for teaching,
  • lecture theatres used for teaching,
  • seminar rooms used for teaching,
  • laboratories used for teaching,
  • stores used for teaching,
  • computing facilities used for teaching,
  • workshops used for teaching,
  • any special curriculum-based buildings such as gymnasia and sports facilities,
  • other buildings (e.g. animal houses, greenhouses, farms, field stations, observatories etc.) if used for teaching and predominantly used by the HEP. If the HEP is not the predominant user of such facilities then include under Non-residential NIA other.
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Sector use and benchmarking.

Part of
Field length11
Minimum occurrences0
Maximum occurrences1
Schema components
Element: SMNIATE

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