Graduate Stats

Bashir Zen made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Birmingham City University

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Dear Birmingham City University,

Please can i request information for below for last three years:

1 What proportion of your graduates that you have received feedback from work within the immediate city centre of Birmingham?

2 What proportion of your graduates are in graduate jobs broken down in faculties?

3 what proportion of your graduates are working in graduate jobs broken down per university site?

4 What evidence/research do you have that a site located in the city centre would attract/help your graduates to have graduate jobs?

6 what proportion of your graduates stay in graduate jobs in Birmingham

7 what proportion (percentage) of your University population is West Midland based?

8 what proportion (percentage) of your University population are from a Birmingham post code area, ie post code beginning with 'B'?

Yours faithfully,

Bashir

Stephen Homer, Birmingham City University

Dear Bashir Zen

Thank you for your request for information under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act. I shall coordinate the University's response and you shall receive a reply from me as soon as possible: and in any case within the twenty working days prescribed by the Act.

Kind regards

Stephen

Stephen Homer
Information Manager
Library and Learning Resources
Birmingham City University
Perry Barr
Birmingham
B42 2SU
0121 331 5288

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Stephen Homer, Birmingham City University

Dear Bashir Zen

Please accept my apologies; I am still awaiting some data from an internal source in respect of your Freedom of Information Act request. I am hopeful that I will have a reply to you within the next few working days: I realise that you have two requests outstanding and will endeavour to respond to both within this timescale.

Kind regards

Stephen

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Dear Stephen Homer,

The requests are still outstanding and have passed the dates prescribed by Law, please can the information be provided without any further delay otherwise I will be left will no alternative but to contact Information Commissioner.

Yours sincerely,

Bashir Zen

Stephen Homer, Birmingham City University

Dear Bashir Zen

Please accept my apologies for the continued delay: I will investigate the outstanding requests as a matter of urgency.

Kind regards

Stephen

Stephen Homer
Information Manager
Library and Learning Resources
Birmingham City University
Perry Barr
Birmingham
B42 2SU
0121 331 5288

dangos adrannau a ddyfynnir

Stephen Homer, Birmingham City University

2 Atodiad

Dear Bashir Zen

 

Thank you for your request for information under the terms of the Freedom
of Information Act. Please see below the University's response:

 

Please can I request information for below for last three years:

    

     1 What proportion of your graduates that you have received feedback

     from work within the immediate city centre of Birmingham?

 

ALL RESPONSES EXC. REFUSALS

370 graduates out 3955 (9.4%) were employed in the postcodes B1, B2, B3
and B4.

 

JUST GRADUATES IN SOME FORM OF EMPLOYMENT

370 out of 3082 (12.0%) were employed in the postcodes B1, B2, B3 and B4.

 

    

     2 What proportion of your graduates are in graduate jobs broken

     down in faculties?

 

Faculty GRADUATE JOB NON-GRADUATE JOB Grand Total
Not Attached to Faculty 12 100.0% 0 0.0% 12
Health 801 93.9% 52 6.1% 853
Education, Law & Social Sciences 637 82.6% 134 17.4% 771
Technology, Engineering & the 295 81.3% 68 18.7% 363
Environment
Birmingham City Business School 253 78.8% 68 21.2% 321
Performance Media & English 177 75.6% 57 24.4% 234
Birmingham Institute of Art & 338 65.0% 182 35.0% 520
Design
Greater Birmingham Franchise 3 50.0% 3 50.0% 6
Scheme
BCU 2516 81.7% 564 18.3% 3080*
* Two students could not be classed as either grad or non-grad so have
been removed.

 

    

     3 what proportion of your graduates are working in graduate jobs

     broken down per university site?

 

 

CAMPUS GRADUATE JOB NON-GRADUATE JOB Grand Total
City South 678 94.7% 38 5.3% 716
Paradise Circus 58 92.1% 5 7.9% 63
City North 1264 81.9% 279 18.1% 1543
Millennium Point 175 75.4% 57 24.6% 232
Victoria Street 32 71.1% 13 28.9% 45
Margaret Street 39 68.4% 18 31.6% 57
Gosta Green 264 64.7% 144 35.3% 408
Birmingham Metropolitan College 1 50.0% 1 50.0% 2
South Birmingham College 2 50.0% 2 50.0% 4
Bournville 3 30.0% 7 70.0% 10
BCU 2516 81.7% 564 18.3% 3080*

 

    

     4 What evidence/research do you have that a site located in the

     city centre would attract/help your graduates to have graduate

     jobs?

 

We consider this question to be outside the scope of the Freedom of
Information Act.

 

     6 what proportion of your graduates stay in graduate jobs in

     Birmingham

 

ALL RESPONSES EXC. REFUSALS

1326 out of 3955 (33.5%) gained graduate level employment in Birmingham.

 

ALL GRADUATE LEVEL JOBS

1326 out of 2516 (52.7%) gained graduate level employment in Birmingham.

 

ALL EMPLOYMENT IN BIRMINGHAM

1326 out of 1601 (82.8%) gained graduate level employment within
Birmingham.

 

   

     7 what proportion (percentage) of your University population is

    West Midland based?

 

Please see attached

    

     8 what proportion (percentage) of your University population are

     from a Birmingham post code area, ie post code beginning with 'B'?

 

Please see attached

 

I hope the above satisfactorily addresses your query.

 

Kind regards

 

Stephen

 

 

Stephen Homer

Information Manager

Library and Learning Resources

Birmingham City University

Perry Barr

Birmingham

B42 2SU

0121 331 5288