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Student Alternative 2020/21 - Financial support amount

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Student Alternative 2020/21

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Financial support amount

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This field records the amount of financial support received by the students.

Applicable toEngland

All FinancialSupport entities.


Submitted in conjunction with the associated FinancialSupport.FINTYPE, to provide amounts for each type of financial support.

Values under £50 should not be returned.

Values to be returned in whole pounds (£).

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Reason required To allow the Office for Students and providers to analyse the effectiveness of the support provided through access and participation plans in relation to student outcomes. To allow the OfS and providers to understand which level and type of support is most effective.
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Field length6
Minimum occurrences1
Maximum occurrences1
Schema components
Data type: FINAMOUNTType
OwnerOffice for Students
Date modified2020-07-30
Change management notesNew field created in order to monitor the support provided to students as part of Access and Participation plans to allow the OfS and providers to determine what levels of support, provided to different student groups, may be most effective in improving student outcomes and under what circumstance.

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