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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


First year:2013
Last year:2013
Element name:Sector code

Code format:

Data Type:Numeric
Units:Code (Alphanumeric)


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

HEPs - Provision of this data is required in both submissions (TACs - data is required in both preliminary and detailed submissions).

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 training.gov.au

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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