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Funding length (FUNDLENGTH)

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Key Value
Name Funding length
Part of Funding and monitoring (FundingAndMonitoring)
Description This field records the length of the StudentCourseSession for funding purposes.
Applicable to England Northern Ireland
Coverage All StudentCourseSessions at providers in England and Northern Ireland

Valid entry 99 can be used where the student does not fall within the HESES population. Providers can, if they so wish, use the other valid entries for all StudentCourseSessions, irrespective of whether the students are in the HESES population.

Coding of this field should be consistent with the allocation of the student in the HESES return. Providers in England should refer to the Office for Students or full definitions.

Long refers to a year of 45 weeks or more, this should be re-evaluated for each year of the course.

Quality Rules Quality rules to follow
Optional? Yes
Reason required To support reconciliation of Early Statistics and HESA, required for the DfE (NI)'s teaching funding model.
Field Length 2
Valid Values
Code Label
01 Long (45 weeks or more)
02 Standard
99 Not in HESES population

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