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Host identifier (HOSTID)

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Key Value
Name Host identifier
Short name HOSTID
Part of Off venue activity (OffVenueActivity)
Description This field records the identifier of the host where the Off-venue activity is taking place, in the format indicated in OffVenueActivity.HOSTIDTYPE
Applicable to England Northern Ireland Scotland Wales
Coverage All OffVenueActivity entities where OffVenueActivity.ACTTYPEID = 01 and 04

This field records the identifier of the host where the Off-venue activity is taking place and will be a UKPRN or URN as specified in OffVenueActivity.HOSTIDTYPE.

Where valid entry 05 HESA Identifier is returned in OffVenueActivity.HOSTIDTYPE, one of the below valid entries must be returned in this field.
For teacher training placements taking place in England or Wales, the URN of the host school must be returned. If the host of a teacher training placement for a provider in England does not have a URN, one of the following valid entries must be returned:

900000 Establishment outside England and Wales

900010 Not applicable/not available

Quality Rules Quality rules to follow
Optional? No
Reason required To identify the host where the Off venue activity is taking place, to monitor how Off venue activities at certain types of organisation affect graduate prospects.
Field Length 8
Valid Values
Code Label
0006 Departments of Health/NHS/Social Care not elsewhere specified
0030 Other charitable foundation
0031 Other HM government department/public body
0037 Other UK Further Education College
0038 Other UK Higher Education Provider
0039 Other UK independent school
0040 Other UK industry or commerce: large company
0041 Other UK industry or commerce: small or medium enterprise
0046 Other UK state school
0048 Overseas government
0049 Overseas provider
0051 Overseas school
0052 Overseas industry or commerce
9999 Other

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