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Key Information Set 2013/14 - Support details URL

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Key Information Set 2013/14

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Support details URL

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This field provides links to further details on financial support.

Applicable toEngland Northern Ireland Scotland Wales

Where KISCourse.KISTYPE = 1 or 2


This field should contain a URL for a web-page that contains further details about the financial support available to students. It is for institutions to decide whether the page is course specific although the decision should be driven by the degree to which support varies between individual courses.

For institutions in England, the page linked to by KISCourse.SUPPORTURL should include a prominent reference to the National Scholarship programme, indicated in Institution.NSP.

Institutions in Wales will need to ensure that the page also contains details of, or links to, further information about the costs of study as detailed in the HEFCW circular W10/07HE.

This field must not be returned where KISCourse.KISTYPE = 3.

Valid URL

This field must contain a valid website URL. Institutions must ensure that URLs are active and link to the correct page. Validation checks will only check for basic structure, to ensure that the URL starts with either http or https and contains only Latin non-accented characters.

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KIS data item

Part of
Field length255
Minimum occurrences0
Maximum occurrences1
Schema components
Data type: URLType
Year this field relates toThis URL must be active for the duration of 2013/14

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