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592 Higher degree by research completion date

Description

A code which indicates the year and month in which a higher degree by research student completed their course of study.

Details

Version: 1.0
First year: 2018
Last year: -
Field name: HDR-COMPLETION-DATE
Element name: Higher degree by research completion date

Code format:

Data Type: Numeric
Units: YYYYMM, right justified (in each sub-field), with a leading zero (in each sub-field) if needed
Width: 6

Classification

CODE MEANING
000000 Higher degree by research completion date is not required
YYYYMM Date student completed a higher degree by research course of study in YYYYMM format

Coding notes

YYYYMM format:

  • 1st 4 digits – Year sub‑field (e.g. 2017)
  • 2nd 2 digits – Month sub‑field (e.g. 06)

The higher degree by research completion date is based on the date that a provider determines a student has completed their course of study.

Students who are not higher degree by research students are to be coded "000000".

Input files

Higher Education Student:

  • Past Course Completions (PS)

Change History

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


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