Application Statistics for Msc Data Science

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Dear London School of Economics,

Could you please provide the following information for the enrolment to Msc Data Science for the year 2017/2018 and 2018/2019:

Number of applicants broken down by regions (e.g. Asia, North America)
Number of total offers awarded
Number of conditional offers awarded
Number of unconditional offers awarded
Number of offer accepted enrol
Number of offers awarded broken down by undergraduate grade for those that study in the UK (e.g. How many got first vs upper second)

Yours faithfully,

James Davenport

Dear London School of Economics,

Can I check whether anyone is following up on this?

Yours faithfully,

James Davenport

GLPD.Info.Rights, London School of Economics

Dear James,


With reference to your request for information under the Freedom of
Information Act, please find attached the information you requested.


There were 20 registered students on the MSc Data Science programme in
2017/8; there were 11 with non-UK qualifications. Please note that we have
changed any numbers less than 5 to ‘<5’ to protect the identities of the
individuals involved.



Year Region Applications Unconditional Conditional Enrolled Enrolled
offers offers students students
with UK 1st with UK 2:1
2017/8 Africa 11 <5 <5 <5 <5
  Arab States <5 <5 <5 <5 <5
  Asia & 274 <5 27 <5 <5
  Europe 60 <5 11 <5 <5
  North 17 <5 <5 <5 <5
  South/Latin 6 <5 <5 <5 <5
  TOTAL 372 5 39 8 <5
2018/9 Africa 15 <5 <5 N/A N/A
  Arab States 5 <5 <5 N/A N/A
  Asia & 438 8 25 N/A N/A
  Europe 127 <5 5 N/A N/A
  North 37 <5 <5 N/A N/A
  South/Latin 14 <5 <5 N/A N/A
  TOTAL 638 11 32 Registration Registration
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