A100 Admission Statistics for Medicine

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tiffany bennett

Dear Cardiff University,

Please may you provide the data for following requests regarding the past 3 complete application cycles for home domicile students applying to the A100 Medicine course:

1 ) The number of applicants, applicants interviewed, applicants given an offer for home contextual/widening participation, welsh contextual/WP, Welsh non contextual/WP and home non contextual/WP candidates.

2 ) The average UCAT score of applicants, applicants interviewed, applicants given an offer for home contextual/widening participation, welsh contextual/WP, Welsh non contextual and home non contextual/WP candidates.

3 ) Lowest UCAT score interviewed, given an offer for home contextual/widening participation, welsh contextual/WP, Welsh non contextual and home non contextual/WP candidates. (excluding extenuating circumstances candidates)

4) Weighting of other internal methods of selection for interview

Yours faithfully,

tiffany bennett

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InfoRequest, Cardiff University

Dear Tiffany Bennett

 

I am writing in response to your Freedom of Information request dated 30
May 2023.

 

For ease of reference, I have reproduced your questions below and set out
our corresponding responses.

 

Please may you provide the data for following requests regarding the past
3 complete application cycles for home domicile students applying to the
A100 Medicine course:

 

1 ) The number of applicants, applicants interviewed, applicants given an
offer for home contextual/widening participation, welsh contextual/WP, 
Welsh non contextual/WP and home non contextual/WP candidates.

 

22/23 Entry  Applicants Interviewed      Offers
Home contextual 840 485 122
Welsh contextual 190 122 40
Welsh non contextual 368 257 117
Home non contextual 2426 528 245

 

 

21/22 Entry  Applicants Interviewed      Offers
Home contextual 755 364 170
Welsh contextual 172 93 47
Welsh non contextual 384 236 161
Home non contextual 2408 585 332

 

20/21 Entry  Applicants Interviewed      Offers
Home contextual 554 320 173
Welsh contextual 114 93 64
Welsh non contextual 270 222 143
Home non contextual 2181 842 484

 

 

2 ) The average UCAT score of applicants, applicants interviewed,
applicants given an offer for home contextual/widening participation,
welsh contextual/WP, Welsh non contextual and home non contextual/WP
candidates.

 

22/23 Entry  Applicants Interviewed      Offers
Home contextual 2463 2540 2632
Welsh 2468 2519 2635
contextual
Welsh non contextual 2561 2605 2696
Home non contextual 2548 2733 2802

 

21/22 Entry  Applicants Interviewed      Offers
Home contextual 2467 2570 2638
Welsh 2435 2510 2611
contextual
Welsh non contextual 2559 2603 2640
Home non contextual 2543 2729 2745
       

 

20/21 Entry  Applicants Interviewed      Offers
Home
2470 2529 2564
contextual
Welsh contextual 2481 2504 2539
Welsh non contextual 2522 2529 2560
Home non contextual 2529 2588 2618

3 ) Lowest UCAT score interviewed, given an offer for home
contextual/widening participation, welsh contextual/WP, Welsh non
contextual and home non contextual/WP candidates. (excluding extenuating
circumstances candidates)

 

 

22/23 Entry  Applicants Interviewed      Offers
Home contextual 1670 1670 2230
Welsh contextual 1930 2000 2230
Welsh non contextual 1850 1980 2180
Home non contextual 1590 1980 2180

 

21/22 Entry  Applicants Interviewed      Offers
Home contextual 1840 2080 2130
Welsh contextual 1860 2080 2130
Welsh non contextual 1940 2010 2210
Home non contextual 1820 2010 2210

 

20/21 Entry  Applicants Interviewed      Offers
Home 1820 1980 1980
contextual
Welsh contextual 1990 2050 2050
Welsh non contextual 2060 2110 2120
Home non contextual 1880 2100 2120

 

4) Weighting of other internal methods of selection for interview

 

No other weighting.

 

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