Bio-processing of new medicines (business and management) Admissions Statistics

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Dear University College London,

I'm writing regarding your Bioprocessing of New Medicines (Business and Management) BSc (CN72) course.

Could you please provide myself with an Excel spreadsheet with the following data/information from the last 2 admission cycles:

1) A Level grades (predicted)
2) A Level grades (achieved)
3) Whether an offer was made
4) If possible the subjects taken as well

Also, what was the lowest GCSE grade combination for those given an offer?

Yours faithfully,

Alesha

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Dear Alesha

Thank you for your Freedom of Information request of 31st October 2020.

Could you please provide your full name? – in its current format, it would not be seen as a valid request under Section 8 of the Freedom of Information Act.

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Janine

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Dear Finance.FOI Requests,

Upon your request, my full name is Alesha Kasim

Yours sincerely,

Alesha

Finance.FOI Requests, University College London

Dear Alesha

 

Thank you for your request for information.

 

In order to proceed with your request below, we need clarification and
this is mentioned below.

 

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

I'm writing regarding your Bioprocessing of New Medicines (Business and
Management) BSc (CN72) course.

 

Could you please provide myself with an Excel spreadsheet with the
following data/information from the last 2 admission cycles:

 

1) A Level grades (predicted)

2) A Level grades (achieved)

3) Whether an offer was made

4) If possible the subjects taken as well

 

Also, what was the lowest GCSE grade combination for those given an offer?

 

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

 

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

·         Do you mean the A Level grades (predicted) of those who applied,
or those who became students? or something else?

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

 

I look forward to hearing from you.

 

Kind regards,

Janine

 

 

Janine Small

Data Protection and Freedom of Information Adviser

University College London

Legal Services

Data Protection: [1][email address] FOI: [2][UCL request email]

 

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Dear Finance.FOI Requests,

To clarify, I mean the A Level grades and subjects of the pupils who became students.

For example, student 1 who gained a space to study this particular course received:

A*- Biology
B- Psychology
A- Chemistry

and so on for all students who got a place to study the Bioprocessing of New Medicines (Business and
Management) BSc (CN72) course.

Yours sincerely,

alesha

Finance.FOI Requests, University College London

Dear Alesha

 

Thank you for your Freedom of Information request of 31^st October 2020
and clarification of 12^th November 2020.

 

We have completed the compilation of information in response to your
request for information about admission statistics for UCL’s Bioprocessing
of New Medicines (Business and Management) BSc (CN72) programme for the
last 2 admission cycles.

 

You clarified that: you mean A Level grades and subjects of the pupils who
became students.

 

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

 

Please note: This is a small programme, only some of the intake will hold
A levels (others having IB or other international qualifications).

 

Your Request:

 

1)    A Level grades (predicted)

 

-       Typically around A*AA to AAA

 

2)    A Level grades (achieved)

 

-       Typically around A*AA to AAA

 

3)    Whether an offer was made

 

Year applications offers intake
2019 52 31 12
2020 72 41 17

 

 

4)    If possible the subjects taken as well

 

A level
subjects of
entrants
have
included:
Biology
Business
Business
Studies
Chemistry
Chinese
Drama and
Theatre
Studies
English
Literature
History
Mathematics
Physics
Psychology

 

 

Also, what was the lowest GCSE grade combination for those given an offer?

 

Please note: these grade combinations are based on those with 5 or more
GCSEs (GCSE grading systems changed around 2016/17).

 

Year Offeree lowest grade combination
2019 A*AAAB
2020 877776664

 

 

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Dear Finance.FOI Requests,

Thank you so much for responding to my enquiry, if it's not too much too ask for do you have this information in the excel format to make it easier to decipher.

Yours sincerely,

alesha

Finance.FOI Requests, University College London

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Dear Alesha

Please find attached our response to your request in excel spreadsheet format, as requested.

Kind regards
Janine

Janine Small
Data Protection and Freedom of Information Adviser
University College London
Legal Services
Data Protection: [email address] FOI: [UCL request email]

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