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Awarding body identifier (AWARDINGBODYID)

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Key Value
Name Awarding body identifier
Part of Awarding body role (AwardingBodyRole)
Description This field collects the identifier for the awarding body of the Qualification
Applicable to England Northern Ireland Scotland Wales
Coverage All AwardingBodyRole entities

In the majority of cases, a UKPRN will be returned. Where the awarding body does not have a UKPRN, one of the below valid entries should be used.

Quality Rules Quality rules to follow
Optional? No
Reason required To monitor the body or bodies that award a qualification, to monitor patterns of joint and collaborative provision.
Field Length 8
Revision History
Coding Manual Version Element Version Notes
1.7.0 1.1.0 Valid entry codes updated to prevent duplication with HESA provider identifiers. Guidance and coverage has also been updated where applicable to reflect the new codes
Valid Values
Code Label
5010 Pearson Edexcel
5027 SQA
5032 Other non-UK based awarding body
5035 Other UK based awarding body

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