National Student Index
The National Student Index (NSI)
was implemented from the 2002
is enabled for the National
Student Index so that you can
search the NSI database and
acquire National Student Index
Before implementing the NSI you
must undertake a “provider load”
process in association with the
Ministry of Education.
To learn more about the NSI,
visit the Ministry’s
The NSI XML interface allows you to look
up and add National Student Index
numbers via an Internet connection.
If you don’t want to use the XML interface
you can use a simple Web browser
Users of the SQL Server edition of
also have a “batch” interface to the NSI.