Dear Magdalene College, Cambridge,
Under the Freedom of Information Act 2000,I kindly request you to release the statistics for History and Modern Languages (VR18) applicants for the 2019-2020 UCAS cycle, listing:
Written Test scores (HAT and MML)
Number of GCSEs at A*
Whether they were offered a place or pooled
I refer to your recent request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000
regarding applications to study History and Modern Languages.
The total number of applicants for this course in 2019 was very small –
0-5. We are therefore unable to provide the information you request as to
do so would involve the disclosure of personal data, which is exempt under
section 40 of the Act.
You may like to note that some application statistics for individual
subjects are available on the Cambridge University website at
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decisions regarding this response if you are dissatisfied with it. You
should let me know if you wish to use it, letting me know your reasons for
dissatisfaction and any other matters to which the College should have
regard. The review will be conducted by another officer of the College,
who will notify you of its outcome.
You have a right to apply to the Information Commissioner for a decision
whether, in any specified respect, your request to the College for
information has been dealt with in accordance with the requirements of the
Freedom of Information Act. Details may be found on the Information
Commissioner’s website at www.ico.gov.uk.
On behalf of the Freedom of Information Officer
Secretary to the Assistant Bursar
Magdalene College, Cambridge CB3 0AG Tel: 01223 330575
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