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490 PIR Student status code


A code that indicates the student status for a unit of study (the student contribution type – fee type)


Version: 1.0
First year: 2015
Last year: -
Element name: Student status code

Code format:

Data Type: Numeric
Units: Code (numeric)
Width: 3


Higher Education students only:

Non‑overseas tuition fee‑exempt students

270 Student in a non‑Commonwealth‑supported place with an Exemption scholarship (no tuition fee to be charged)

Fee‑paying non‑overseas students (DFP)

301 A domestic student enrolled in a non‑award course (other than an Enabling course)
302 Paid full Award or Enabling course tuition fee (Full Fee‑Paying)
303 Paid full tuition fee - for Employer reserved place

Fee‑paying overseas students (International Fee‑Paying (IFP))

310 A fee‑paying overseas student who is not sponsored under a foreign aid program, and including students with these awards: IPRS (International Postgraduate Research Scheme); SOPF (Special Overseas Postgraduate Fund); Australian‑European Awards Program; and the Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan
311 A fee‑paying overseas student who is sponsored under a foreign aid program. Includes those with Australian Development Cooperation Scholarships (ADCOS) and any other Australian foreign aid program for which students are enrolled in higher education providers by the Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID)

Coding notes

  • Overseas (International) students should be coded as 310 or 311.

Input files

Provider Information Request:

  • PIR Student (PSD)

Change History

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

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