Dear University of Manchester,

Kindly answer the following questions regarding each of the admission cycles for the undergraduate integrated masters Pharmacology course (2K46 - 4 Years - MSci) for both the 2018 and 2019 entries. For each of the questions (except question 5), please provide one number for Home/EU applicants, and one number for International (Overseas) applicants.

1. What was the total number of applicants?
2. How many applicants were invited to an interview?
3. How many applicants recieved an offer?
4. How many seats were/are available?
5. Was/is there any restriction on the number of seats available to International students?
6. How many applicants had applied to pharmacology as a 5th, backup course of a medical application? And how many of them were invited to an interview? And how many of them received an offer?
7. How many applicants had predicted grades of 4A* or above in their A-Levels? And how many of them recieved an offer?

Yours faithfully,

Thomas Edwards

MTRS FOIA, University of Manchester

Dear Thomas,

 

I am writing to acknowledge your request under the Freedom of Information
Act 2000 received by The University of Manchester, our reference as per
the subject line.

 

The University will respond to your request within 20 working days.

 

With best regards

 

Lisa

 

Dr Lisa Crawley l  Information Officer  l Information Governance Office
l Directorate of Compliance and Risk l  Professional Support Services |
Room G7 Christie Building  l Compliance & Risk Management Office l  The
University of Manchester  l  Oxford Road  l  Manchester  l  M13 9PL  l 
Tel +44 (0)161 275 8400  

 

 

MTRS FOIA, University of Manchester

Dear Thomas,

 

Thank you for your email requesting data relating to admissions into
pharmacology and please find our response below:

 

Kindly answer the following questions regarding each of the admission
cycles for the undergraduate integrated masters Pharmacology course (2K46
- 4 Years - MSci) for both the 2018 and 2019 entries. For each of the
questions (except question 5), please provide one number for Home/EU
applicants, and one number for International (Overseas) applicants.

 

1. What was the total number of applicants?

 

2018 entry: Home (UK/EU) – 44, Overseas – 8, Fee status under review – 2

2019 entry: Home (UK/EU) – 41, Overseas – 8, Fee status under review – 1

 

2. How many applicants were invited to an interview?

 

2018 entry: Home (UK/EU) – 35, Overseas – 1, Fee status under review – 1

2019 entry: Home (UK/EU) – 34, Overseas – 0, Fee status under review – 0

 

3. How many applicants recieved an offer?

 

2018 entry: Home (UK/EU) – 25, Overseas – 6, Fee status under review – 0

2019 entry: Home (UK/EU) – 25, Overseas – 6, Fee status under review – 0

 

4. How many seats were/are available?

 

We had 625 place available for applicants entering Year 1. These places
are spread out over our 76 biosciences degree programmes. There is no cap
on the number of students entering on Year 1 of the MSci Pharmacology
course.

 

5. Was/is there any restriction on the number of seats available to
International students?

 

There was/is no restriction on the number of places available to
international students.

 

6. How many applicants had applied to pharmacology as a 5th, backup course
of a medical application? And how many of them were invited to an
interview? And how many of them received an offer?

 

a) How many applicants had applied to pharmacology as a 5th, backup course
of a medical application?

2018 entry: Home (UK/EU) – 3, Overseas – 0, Fee status under review – 0

2019 entry: Home (UK/EU) – 4, Overseas – 0, Fee status under review – 0

     b) And how many of them were invited to an interview?

2018 entry: Home (UK/EU) – 3, Overseas – N/A, Fee status under review –
N/A

2019 entry: Home (UK/EU) – 4, Overseas – N/A, Fee status under review –
N/A

c) And how many of them received an offer?

2018 entry: Home (UK/EU) – 2, Overseas – N/A, Fee status under review –
N/A

2019 entry: Home (UK/EU) – 4, Overseas – N/A, Fee status under review –
N/A

 

7. How many applicants had predicted grades of 4A* or above in their
A-Levels? And how many of them recieved an offer?

 

a) How many applicants had predicted grades of 4A* or above in their
A-Levels?

2018 entry: Home (UK/EU) – 1, Overseas – 0, Fee status under review – 0

2019 entry: Home (UK/EU) – 0, Overseas – 0, Fee status under review – 0

     b) And how many of them recieved an offer?

2018 entry: Home (UK/EU) – 1, Overseas – N/A, Fee status under review –
N/A

2019 entry: Home (UK/EU) – N/A, Overseas – N/A, Fee status under review –
N/A

 

With best regards

 

Lisa

 

Dr Lisa Crawley l  Information Officer  l Information Governance Office
l Directorate of Compliance and Risk l  Professional Support Services |
Room G7 Christie Building  l Compliance & Risk Management Office l  The
University of Manchester  l  Oxford Road  l  Manchester  l  M13 9PL  l 
Tel +44 (0)161 275 8400  

 

Dear MTRS FOIA,

Thank you very much for your reply, I really appreciate it.

Yours sincerely,

Thomas Edwards