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Financial support amount (FINSUPAMOUNT)

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Key Value
Name Financial support amount
Part of Student financial support (StudentFinancialSupport)
Description The amount in whole pounds received by the student for this StudentFinancialSupport.
Applicable to England Wales
Coverage All StudentFinancialSupport entities where StudentFinancialSupport.FINSUPTYPE = 001-004 or 200-202

This field records the value of the financial support received by the student in whole pounds.

Where the associated financial support type, recorded in StudentFinancialSupport.FINSUPTYPE, is 100 'Disabled Students' Allowance', this does not need to be returned.

Values are to be returned as positive, whole integers.

Providers in Wales

For providers in Wales where the financial support scheme being recorded is the HEFCW part time fee waiver, an amount is required to be recorded in this field.

This is where StudentFinancialSupport.FINSUPTYPE = 200-202.

Providers in England

For providers in England where StudentFinancialSupport.FINSUPTYPE = 001-004, an amount is required to be returned.

For details of the support that falls under these categories, please see StudentFinancialSupport.FINSUPTYPE.

For types 001-004, financial support with a value of less than 50 GBP does not need to be returned.

Quality Rules Quality rules to follow
Optional? Yes
Reason required To monitor uptake of financial support.
Field Length 6
Revision History
Coding Manual Version Element Version Notes
1.7.0 1.0.1 Guidance added to state values are to be recorded a positive, whole integers

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