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 Administration of Decision Management in Student Lifecycle Management


As of SAP enhancement package 7 for SAP ERP 6.0, Industry Extension Public Services, the Business Function Administering Decision Functions for Higher Education Institutions (ISHERCM_ADM_DECISION) is available that enables you to maintain various decisions such as admission offers, initial registration, reregistration, leave of absence, and part-time study.

Effects On Existing Data

The following changes were made to the existing functions:

• A new tab Health Insurance in the student master data screen (PIQSTC/PIQSTM/PIQSTD) now allows you to maintain health insurance data for students.


  • Create and maintain course offering catalogs for the various course offerings available at your institution, using a customizable user interface.

  • Create and maintain admission procedures which publish course offerings in specific academic sessions.

  • Set and apply capacity allocation rules for admission restricted course offerings using allocation schemes.

  • Process study package/ranking lists and perform various functions such as sorting applications, allocating admission places and approving allocations, based on various quotas applied to course offerings.

  • Create and process decisions used in the following processes:

    1. Admissions

    2. Initial Registration

    3. Reregistration

    4. Part-time study requests

    5. De-registration requests

    6. Change of Program requests

    7. Customer-defined decision types

    8. Leave of Absence requests

  • Process-specific decisions in mass run reports.

  • Create re-registration decisions using mass run reports based on existing registration records. Allow students to book modules by overriding the checks for the existence of registration records

More Information

For more information on decision management in Student Lifecycle Management see:

Business function SLCM Business Function for Decision Management

For more information on admissions applications in Student Lifecycle Management see:

Business function: SLCM Business Function for the Admissions Portal

Business functiSLCM Business Function for the Admissions Portal Initial Registration: