Admission policy for undergraduate Dentistry BDS course (A200)

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Dear University of Glasgow,

I am writing to you with regards to the admission policy for International (non-EU) applicants to the undergraduate Dentistry BDS course (A200).

Please provide the following information:

1) The admission policy including the scoring and ranking procedure to shortlist International (non-EU) applicants for interviews.

2) How is the UKCAT score used to rank applicants?

3) What is the weighting used for UKCAT score and predicted A-level grades in the ranking?

4) Is there a cut-off score for UKCAT? If so, what is the range of the cut-off score?

5) Are International (non-EU) applicants ranked against other International applicants, or are they ranked against all applicants both Home/EU and International?

6) How is the personal statement use in the selection process? Is there a score for personal statement?

7) Please provide a spreadsheet of all applicants, Home/EU and International (non-EU), who were offered a place, including UKCAT score, and interview scores (if applicable).

Thank you.

Yours faithfully,
Kumar Cherian

FOI Office, University of Glasgow

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Dear Kumar Cherian,

Further to your Freedom of Information request dated 11 August 2017 timed 01:08 hours please find a request for clarification letter attached.

You will find that the University's request for clarification to your information request is in PDF (Portable Document Format) file(s) attached to this email.

The PDF file format is used for electronic distribution because it preserves the look and feel of the original document complete with fonts, colours, images, and layout. To open a PDF file you can download a free program called Acrobat Reader and install it onto your computer by clicking on to the following URL:

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Yours sincerely,

Data Protection and Freedom of Information Office

Direct Line: +44 (0)141 330 2523

University of Glasgow
Tay House
Glasgow G12 8QQ

The University of Glasgow, charity number SC004401

FOI Office, University of Glasgow

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Dear Mr Cherian,

Thank you for your email dated 11 August 2017 timed 01:08 hours.

As advised in our request for clarification letter dated 14 August 2017, the University requires further information in order to identify and locate the requested information. To date we have not received clarification and are unable to proceed with your request.

Until we receive clarification, the University will consider this information request to be suspended. The 20 working days to respond will begin when we receive your clarification.

Yours sincerely,

Data Protection and Freedom of Information Office

Direct Line: +44 (0)141 330 2523

University of Glasgow
Tay House
Glasgow G12 8QQ

The University of Glasgow, charity number SC004401

Dear FOI Office,

For question 7, I am looking at academic years 2015/16 and 2016/17 (if available).

Thank you.

Yours sincerely,
Kumar Cherian

FOI Office, University of Glasgow

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Dear Mr Cherian,

Please find attached the University's response to your Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 request dated 11 August 2017 timed 01:08 hours and clarification received on 13 September timed 04:57.

You will find that the University's response to your information request is in PDF (Portable Document Format) file(s) attached to this email.

The PDF file format is used for electronic distribution because it preserves the look and feel of the original document complete with fonts, colours, images, and layout. To open a PDF file you can download a free program called Acrobat Reader and install it onto your computer by clicking on to the following URL:

http://www.adobe.co.uk/products/acrobat/...

Yours sincerely,

Data Protection and Freedom of Information Office

Direct Line: +44 (0)141 330 2523

University of Glasgow
Tay House
Glasgow G12 8QQ

The University of Glasgow, charity number SC004401