I am writing to request the following information under FOISA:
In each of the last six academic years, how many offers of a place to begin an undergraduate programme at your institution were made to:
1. rUK (England, Wales, NI) domiciled students? How many of these gained their entry qualifications at a private or fee paying school?
2. EU domiciled students? How many of these who gained their entry qualifications at a private or fee paying school?
3. Scottish domiciled students who gained their entry qualifications at a private or fee paying school? if any of these applicants were in the SIMD20 regarding deprivation, please state how many.
4. overseas domiciled students? How many of these gained their entry qualifications at a private or fee paying school?
I would prefer the information broken down by academic year.
If you require any clarification or further information please let me know asap.
Dear Ms Thomson,
Thank-you for your request, received by the Royal Conservatoire of
I'm sorry, but we are unable to fully respond to this FOI request for
Private v state school admissions as we do not systematically & accurately
record this data. However, we would like to direct you to the HESA website
where there is the rounded figures for the last 2 years of those
undergraduate student entrants. You will find this data in Table T1.
I do hope this information is of use, and please do let me know if we can
offer any further assistance,
Head of Information Services
+44 (0)141 270 8269 (direct)
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