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Dear University College London,

under the Freedom of Information act, I would like to know for BSc Population Health Sciences for the 2019/20, 2018/19 and 2017/18 admission cycles:

- the number of applications (UK only),
- the number of offers made (UK only),
- the number of acceptances (UK only).
- A level predictions of successful candidates
-GCSE profile of successful candidates

Yours faithfully,

Mr Schachter

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Dear Mr Schachter

 

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********FOI********

I would like to know for BSc Population Health Sciences for the 2019/20,
2018/19 and 2017/18 admission cycles:

 

- the number of applications (UK only),

- the number of offers made (UK only),

- the number of acceptances (UK only).

- A level predictions of successful candidates -GCSE profile of successful
candidates

 

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********CLARIFICATION********

o Could you please clarify what you mean by acceptances? – is it the
number of applicants given an offer that accepted the place, as a firm
choice or an insurance choice? Or is it intake (i.e. applicants who
accepted the offer, met the requirements and enrolled)?
o Could you please clarify what you mean by “successful candidates"? –
is it applicants who were given an offer or do you mean intake (i.e.
applicants who accepted the offer, met the requirements and enrolled)?

 

********CLARIFICATION********

 

I look forward to hearing from you.

 

Kind regards,

Janine

 

 

Janine Small

Data Protection and Freedom of Information Adviser

University College London

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Dear University College London,

Acceptances refers to the total applicants given an offer who accepted a place as either a firm or insurance choice.

Successful applicants refers to applicants who received an offer regardless of whether they enrolled or met requirements.

Yours sincerely,

Mr Schachter

Finance.FOI Requests, University College London

Dear Mr Schachter

 

Thank you for your Freedom of Information request of 6^th July 2021 and
clarification of 18^th July 2021.

 

We have completed the compilation of information in response to your
request for information about UCL’s BSc Population Health Sciences
programme for the 2017/18, 2018/19 and 2019/20 admission cycles.

 

You clarified:

o By acceptances, you are referring to the total applicants given an
offer who accepted a place as either a firm or insurance choice.
o By successful applicants, you are referring to applicants who received
an offer regardless of whether they enrolled or met requirements.

 

We can confirm that we do hold information of the description specified in
your request and this information is provided embedded in your request
below.

 

Please note: this course did not run in 2019.

 

Your Request:

 

o the number of applications (UK only),
o the number of offers made (UK only),
o the number of acceptances (UK only).

 

Academic year Course Applicants Offers Acceptances
2017 BSc Population Health Sciences 57 48 30
2018 BSc Population Health Sciences 44 37 25

 

 

o A level predictions of successful candidates

 

The top 3 predicted A-level grades for successful applicants with at least
3 A-levels predicted.

 

Predicted A-level grades %
Academic year A* A B C D E Total
2017 15% 56% 28% 1% 0% 0% 100%
2018 11% 53% 33% 2% 0% 1% 100%

 

 

o GCSE profile of successful candidates

 

For applicants with 8 or more GCSE results, the % of results at each
grade:

 

GCSE grade %
Academic year A* A B C D Total
2017 32% 40% 21% 6% 0% 100%
2018 25% 32% 31% 11% 1% 100%

 

 

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