A100 Medicine 2017 Entry Statistics

Tom Ferreira made this Freedom of Information request to University of Oxford

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Dear University of Oxford,

Please can I request the following data for the 2016 application cycle (2017 Entry) for Medicine (A100):

1) The number of GCSEs each applicant applied with, and itemised grades (e.g. 3A*s 4As 1B)
2) The predicted and achieved grades in A-levels or any relevant qualification
3) The type of school the applicant attended (i.e. State Maintained (and Grammar itemised separately), Independent etc.) at the time of GCSEs and then A-levels.
4) The 'contextual score' assigned to each applicant to show under/over-performance contextually.
5) Whether the applicant qualified for 'extenuating circumstances'.
6) The BMAT scores in each section.
7) The outcome of application and college allocated to.
8) If rejected, a generalised reason as to why.
9) If possible, the equation/formula for the shortlisting algorithm.

Please ensure all information is anonymous and individuals cannot be identified from it in order to maintain this resource widely available to the pubic and respect anonymity.

Yours faithfully,

Tom Ferreira

UAS Foi, University of Oxford

Dear Mr Ferreira

I write to acknowledge receipt of your request.

We shall send you a substantive response no later than the statutory deadline of 6th November 2017.

Kind regards,

Amy Foster | Information Compliance Officer
Council Secretariat | University of Oxford
University Offices, Wellington Square, Oxford, OX1 2JD

UAS Foi, University of Oxford

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Dear Mr Ferreira,


I attach a reply to your FOI request of 8 October 2017.


Yours sincerely



Max Todd

Assistant Registrar (Compliance)

Council Secretariat

University Offices

Wellington Square




01865 280299