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724 Sector code


A code to identify the sector of a course and the funding source for a higher education course


Version: 1.0
First year: 2010
Last year: 2011
Element name: Sector code

Code format:

Data Type: Numeric
Units: Code (Alphanumeric)
Width: 1


1 Higher education sector Commonwealth supported place
2 Higher education sector Domestic Fee paying place
3 Vocational education and training (VET) sector
4 Other (e.g. New Zealand institution)

Coding notes

​Higher education sector – a provider as listed in subdivision 16-b of HESA and providers as determined by the Minister under section 16-35 of HESA

The default value for Table A HEP providers would be ‘1’

VET sector – Registered training organisations listed on the National Training Information Service

Please refer to the Glossary for further information about terminology used in this document.

Input files

Applications and Offers:

  • Preference Details (PD)
  • Offer Details (OD)​

Change History

Details of all versions of this data element can be found on its supporting information page.

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