Dr James Knapton
Information Compliance Officer
8 September 2017
Dear Mr Lawrence,
Your request was received on 16 August 2017 and I am dealing with it under the terms of the Freedom
of Information Act 2000 (‘the Act’).
In the latest application round (for 2017 entry), what was the first quintile, second quintile, third
quintile, fourth quintile, fifth quintile, median and mean UMS (as a percentage) in AS Maths
(including Further Maths) for those who received offers?
The information is attached. Please note that the information includes UMS for Maths AS and
rather than just the AS Levels. We have no way to separate out the AS values but, as the data is
provided at the point of application, the vast majority of this UMS data will relate to AS Levels. The
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". .In the [2017 Apply Year for entry in 2017], what was the first quintile, second quintile, third quintile,
fourth quintile, fifth quintile, median and mean UMS (as a percentage) in AS Maths (including Further
Maths) for those who received offers?..."
Wednesday, 16 August, 2017
Figures are grouped by UCAS application year. The 2017 application year ran from applications opening
in September 2016 to Confirmation in August 2017.
Figures are grouped by entry year. The 2017 entry year includes standard entry applications from the
2017 application round and deferred entry applications from the 2015/2016 rounds.
A Levels in England are currently undergoing a period of significant reform. Many applicants applying
from October 2016 onwards wil be fol owing linear, rather than modular, A level syl abuses meaning
that UMS is no longer available in a number of subjects (although Mathematics currently remains
modular). UMS data provided in this request is as supplied by the applicant at the point of application.
Median Mean UMS