Student record 2015/16 - Research council student identifier
Student record 2015/16
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Research council student identifier
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This field contains the Personal identifier (PID) generated by the Research Councils for students whom they fund.
|Applicable to||England Northern Ireland Scotland Wales|
This field records the Personal identifier issued by the Je-S (Joint electronic System) used since December 2004 to capture student and researcher details by the Research Councils. Identifiers can be obtained from the Je-S Person details screens on the Je-S Portal.
Two formats are in use. Only personal identifiers in either the 7 character format XnnnnnC or the 8 character format XnnnnnnC where X is an alpha character, n is numeric and C is an alpha check digit, should be returned.
Quality rules relating to this field are displayed here.
To allow linking of HESA data to that held by the Research Councils.
Data type: RCSTDIDType
|Owner||The Research Councils|
|Change management notes||Coverage amended to add Instance.REDUCEDI valid entry 01, as this field is required when reduced return Type 01 (Low credit bearing) is used for an instance.|
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