Diversity statistics for 2016-2018 [undergraduate law]

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Jasonara Stathamara

Dear Sir/Madam,

The following request refers to students who enrolled in a law-related (i.e. Group M) course at the university in the following three years: 2016, 2017, 2018.

By ‘law-related course’, I refer to both single honours law and any law with a language, law with a year abroad, or joint honours law programmes which admitted students during this period.

My request:

Please provide the following information about the relevant students’ background for each of the three years (2016, 2017, 2018):

a. The % of students who are Black or Minority Ethnic (‘BME’);

b. The % of UK-domiciled students who have come from a postcode that falls within POLAR4 young participation quintiles 1 or 2;

c. The % of all students (UK and EU and non-EU) who attended a private/fee-paying/independent school;

d. The 10 most commonly-occurring secondary schools among all students who enrolled, whether these are located in the UK or abroad. Please provide this as a list in descending order of enrolment.

Best Regards,
Jason Markoutsis

UOD - FOI, University of Derby

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Dear Jason,
  
Freedom of Information Act 2000 request FOI/1905

Thank you for your recent request for information.

 

Your request and our responses:

 

The following request refers to students who enrolled in a law-related
(i.e. Group M) course at the university in the following three years:
2016, 2017, 2018.

 

By ‘law-related course’, I refer to both single honours law and any law
with a language, law with a year abroad, or joint honours law programmes
which admitted students during this period.

 

My request:

 

Please provide the following information about the relevant students’
background for each of the three years (2016, 2017, 2018):

 

a. The % of students who are Black or Minority Ethnic (‘BME’);

+------------------------------------------------------------------------+
|Academic Year |% of students who are BME |
|-------------------------------+----------------------------------------|
|2016/17 |29.7 |
|-------------------------------+----------------------------------------|
|2017/18 |30.3 |
|-------------------------------+----------------------------------------|
|2018/19 |29.4 |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------+

 

b. The % of UK-domiciled students who have come from a postcode that falls
within POLAR4 young participation quintiles 1 or 2;

+------------------------------------------------------------------------+
|Academic Year |% of UK-domiciled with POLAR4 quintiles 1/2 postcode |
|------------------+-----------------------------------------------------|
|2016/17 |45.5 |
|------------------+-----------------------------------------------------|
|2017/18 |46.7 |
|------------------+-----------------------------------------------------|
|2018/19 |50 |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------+

 

c. The % of all students (UK and EU and non-EU) who attended a
private/fee-paying/independent school;

+------------------------------------------------------------------------+
|Academic Year|% of students who attended a |
| |private/fee-paying/independent school |
|-------------+----------------------------------------------------------|
|2016/17 |2.4 |
|-------------+----------------------------------------------------------|
|2017/18 |1.6 |
|-------------+----------------------------------------------------------|
|2018/19 |1.8 |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------+

 

d. The 10 most commonly-occurring secondary schools among all students who
enrolled, whether these are located in the UK or abroad. Please provide
this as a list in descending order of enrolment.

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Kind Regards

 

 

 

+---------------------------------+
|Keira Shetliffe | |
|Information | |
|Governance Assistant | |
|Corporate Information| |
|Governance and | |
|Assurance | |
|  | |
|T: 01332 59 2151 | |
|E: [2][University of Derby request email]| |
|  | |
|University of Derby, | |
|Kedleston Road, | |
|Derby |  |
|DE22 1GB |[4]Tef Gold|
|[3]University of |[5]Gradiuan|
|Derby |top 30 |
+---------------------------------+

 

We are all responsible for protecting personal data held by this
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