Welcome to heidi - the Higher Education Information Database for Institutions.
heidi is a web-based information system and has been developed to ease the burden
for users in higher education institutions of accessing, extracting and manipulating
data for essential planning and reporting.
heidi is run by the Higher Education Statistics Agency on a subscription basis to
higher education institutions and approved HE-sector bodies that operate on a not-for-profit
Do you work at a HE institution or not-for-profit national HE sector body?
All HE Institutions subscribed to HESA now have access to heidi. If you work for a HE Institution
and would like to access heidi, please email email@example.com
for details of your institutions local administrators.
heidi subscriptions are also available to not-for-profit national HE sector bodies.
If you work for such an organisation you can take part in a free four week trial of the system.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to request a free trial account.
You can find out more about heidi and how to subscribe at the
heidi information site.
Free public access
If you do not work at a HE institution nor a not-for-profit national HE sector body
you can register to use heidi by supplying your name and a valid email address using
the form below. You are also required to accept the heidi terms and conditions of
use. Public access to heidi is a restricted service which allows access to a range
of standard reports created and maintained by
Following successful registration your user account details including a password
will be forwarded to your mailbox.