Language Codes (Schooling)

A list of foreign language codes used in the Student Record Transfer. The language codes (schooling) are available as download files:

Current Schooling Language CodesUpdated Aug-2013

European Languages Codes (Schooling)

Alpha-3 Code Language Alpha-3 Code Language
ALB Albanian MLT Maltese
ARM Armenian POL Polish
BUL Bulgarian POR Portuguese
CRO Croatian RUM Romanian
CZE Czech RUS Russian
ENG English SER Serbian
FIN Finnish SLO Slovak
FRE French SLV Slovenian
GAE Gaelic SPN Spanish
GER German SWE Swedish
GRE Greek UKV Ukranian
HUN Hungarian WEL Welsh
ITA Italian EUR European
LIT Lithuanian 

Chinese Languages Codes (Schooling)

Alpha-3 Code Language Alpha-3 Code Language
CAN Cantonese MDR Mandarin
HOK Hokkien CHI Other Chinese
HAK Hakka 


Indian Languages Codes (Schooling)

Alpha-3 Code Language Alpha-3 Code Language
BEN Bengali SNH Sinhalese
GUJ Gujerati TAM Tamil
HIN Hindi URD Urdu
MAL Malayalam INO Other Indian
PAN Punjabi 


Other Asian Languages Codes (Schooling)

Alpha-3 Code Language Alpha-3 Code Language
BAH Bahasa Malay LAO Lao
BUR Burmese MAY Malay
HMO Hmong TAG Tagalog/Filipino
IND Indonesian TET Tetum (Timor)
JPN Japanese THA Thai
JAV Javanese VIE Vietnamese
CAM Khmer SEA Other South East Asian
KOR Korean 


Middle Eastern Languages Codes (Schooling)

Alpha-3 Code Language Alpha-3 Code Language
AFG Afghani HEB Hebrew
AMH Amharic IRA Iranian
ARA Arabic KUR Kurdish
ARC Aramaic TUR Turkish
ASS Assyrian YID Yiddish
EGY Egyptian MEL Other Middle Eastern
PER Farsi (Persian) 


South Pacific Languages Codes (Schooling)

Alpha-3 Code Language Alpha-3 Code Language
CIM Cook Island Māori SAO Samoan
FIJ Fijian TAH Tahitian
GIL Gilbertese TOK Tokelauan
MAO Māori TON Tongan
NIU Niue PIL Other Pacific
RAR Rarotongan 


African Language Codes (Schooling)

Alpha-3 Code Language Alpha-3 Code Language
AFR African SOM Somali
SWA Swahili AFO Other African


Other Languages Codes (Schooling)

Alpha-3 Code Language Alpha-3 Code Language
ESP Esperanto OTH Other


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