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Key Information Set 2013/14 - Franchise UK Provider Reference Number

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Key Information Set 2013/14

Fields common to all countries

Franchise UK Provider Reference Number

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This field records the UK Provider Reference Number (UKPRN), which is the unique identifier allocated to institutions by the UK Register of Learning Providers (UKRLP), for the partners of the returning institution that has provision franchised in from.

Applicable toEngland Northern Ireland Scotland Wales

All institutions where any provision is franchised.


The UK Provider Reference Number (UKPRN) for each partner of the institution, that the institution has provision franchised in from, must be returned in this field. This is to enable franchised in students to be correctly allocated in KIS aggregations. This includes any franchise partnerships from the 2009/10, 2010/11 and 2011/12 collection years.

The UKPRN can be obtained from the UK Register of Learning Providers (UKRLP).

This field must not be completed with the same UKPRN as Institution.UKPRN.

Quality rules
Quality rules to follow
Reason required

To enable correct data aggregation on the Unistats website.

Part of
Field length8
Minimum occurrences0
Maximum occurrences100
Schema components
Data type: UKPRNType

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