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Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education 2016/17 - How funding further study - Q30

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Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education 2016/17

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How funding further study - Q30

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This data item describes how the HE leaver mainly funded the further study, training or research they were undertaking on the census date.

Applicable toEngland Northern Ireland Scotland Wales

All HE leavers where Student.ALLACT is coded 5 or 6.

QuestionQ30. How did you mainly fund your study, training or research?
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01Self-funding (e.g. savings/loans/employment)
02Grant or award (e.g. Research Council Studentship, bursary(s))
04My employer provided financial support (e.g. course fees, provision of study leave)

Only one box ticked by the HE leaver can be coded. Should the HE leaver tick more than one box, code the one nearest the top of the list as ordered in the valid entries.

A response to the question is expected if the following codes were used for Q1 (Student.ALLACT): 5 'Engaged in full-time further study, training or research' or 6 'Engaged in part-time further study, training or research'.

Code 03 'Sponsorship' includes government agencies, charitable trusts, international governments and agencies, not-for-profit organisations, foundations or any other organisation where they have agreed to pay all or part of the study, study costs and living costs.

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Change management notesQuestion number has been renumbered as a result of the addition of Employemtnt.NHSORG in line with the 2016/17 Notification of changes.

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