Own student identifier (OWNSTU)
|Name||Own student identifier|
|Part of||Student (Student)|
|Description||This field records the provider's own internal identifier for the student.|
|Applicable to||England Northern Ireland Scotland Wales|
|Coverage||Optional for all Students|
This field is designed to be used to aid in linking records.
Due to the nature of this requirement, and consequent visibility of the field when manipulating data, it is not advised that protected characteristics such as student names or dates of birth should be used in the population of this field.
|Quality Rules||Quality rules to follow|
|Reason required||To facilitate HESA checking data with providers, for example, validation reports etc..|
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