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Field description Field abbreviation Field version Field length Field type
UNISTATS qualifications obtained UNISTATS_XQOBTN02 1.6.3 2 CHAR

Valid entries

Code Label
01 Doctorate
02 Masters
03 PGCE & other PG
04 PG Credits
05 First degree
06 Foundation degree
07 Other UG
08 UG Credits
09 Other HE (pre-2007/08 only)
10 FE
__ Unknown & n/a

Dependent fields


Depend upon fields

  • None

Additional information

Provides a grouping of qualification obtained based on comparative levels of study.

Used in UNISTATS Table 3 and applicable from 2007/08 (UNISTATS_XQOBTN01 is applicable pre-2007/08).

Technical Specification

D00, E00 01
L00, M00, M02, M01, M10, M11, M16, M22, M26, M28 02
E13, E40, E43, L80, M13, M40, M41, M42, M43, M45, M50, M70, M71, M72, M73, M76, M78, M79, M80, M86, M88, H71, M44 03
D90, E90, L90, L91, M90, M91 04
H00, H11, H12, H16, H18, H22, H23, H50, I00, I11, I12, I16 05
J10, J16 06
C13, H13, H41, H42, H43, H60, H61, H70, H72, H76, H78, H79, H80, H81, H88, I60, I61, I70, I71, I72, I73, I74, I76, I78, I79, I80, I81, J13, J20, J26, J30, J41, J42, J43, J45, J76, J80, C20, C30, C41, C42, C43, C77, C78, C80, H62 07
H90, H91, I90, I91, J90, C90 08
****not used**** 09
All codes beginning P, Q, R, S, X 10
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Revision history

Date Version Notes
2020-05-19 1.6.3 Valid entry I13 (Access course or pathway programme at level 5) amended and changed to J13 (Access course or pathway programme at level 5). Additionally valid entry H24 has been removed from the technical specification as it is no longer used
2020-03-26 1.6.2 New valid entries added C13, I13 & H13 into 07 and M13 & E13 into 03
2018-04-26 1.6.1 Code D01 has been removed
2017-02-17 1.5.1 Added in new codes I78 and M73
2015-05-27 1.4.1 Added in new codes H12, I12, I73
2014-06-22 1.3.1 Added in new code M28
2013-06-09 1.2.1 Added in new codes M44, H62
2012-02-17 1.1.1 Same as TQI_XQOBTN02_1.1.1

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