Highest qualification code

Description

A code which indicates the highest qualification of a member of staff with an academic classification

Format

Code category
Element (E)
Element #
501
Element Type
String
Width
1
Version Revision Date
Version
6.00
Years version active
2021

Input Packets

Packets/Groups it appears in

Allowable Values

VALUE MEANING
6 Doctorate by research or coursework
7 Master's by research, coursework or Master's extended
5 Other Postgraduate (including Postgraduate Qual or Prelim; Grad Dip/Postgrad Dip New/Extended and Graduate Certificate)
2 Bachelor's (including Bachelor's graduate entry, Bachelor's honours and Bachelor's pass
3 Other
4 No information

Additional Information

Highest qualification place code is only reported for members of staff with an academic classification.