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566 Credit /status Higher Education provider code


A code indicating the Higher Education Provider where the studies for which the credit/RPL was offered were undertaken, for all students with a commencement date of 2008 or later.


Version: 3.0
First year: 2012
Last year: -
Field name: CREDIT-INST
Element name: Credit /status Higher Education provider code

Code format:

Data Type: Numeric
Units: Code (numeric), right justified, with leading zeros if needed
Width: 4


0000 No higher education credit offered
1000 to 6000 Higher Education Provider code where credit/RPL was offered on the basis of prior higher education studies undertaken at that Higher Education Provider in Australia
9999 Higher Education Provider is not listed in Appendix A

Coding notes

Choose the provider that contributed the most higher education credit.

If higher education contributed to credit in combination with VET, record the higher education provider in this element and complete elements 562, 563 and 564 for the VET credit.

Refer to Appendix A: Higher Education Providers Codes and Names.

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

Input files

​Higher Education Student:

  • Student Enrolment (EN)
  • Enrolment Revisions (ER)

VET Student:

  • VET Student Enrolment (VEN)
  • VET Enrolment Revisions (VER)

Change History

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

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