Medicine (A100) Admission Statistics

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Mubashir Shehzad

Dear University of St Andrews,

Under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act, I kindly request for information regarding the Medicine course (A100) for the 2014/2015 and 2015/2016 admission cycles.

1) What was the number of places available in the course?

2) How many mature applicants without a degree applied for the course; on the basis of Access to HE Diploma in Medicine?

3)How many of those mature applicants were called for the interviews?

4)What was the interview scoring system?

5)What were the interview scores for those mature students receiving a conditional offer?

6)How many offers were made to those mature students with no degree?

7) What was the work experiences of students given conditional offer?

8) What was the lowest GCSE grades of those mature students receiving an offer?

9) What were their final results from the Access to HE Diploma in Medicine?

10)What was the average UKCAT score of all offer holders?

11) What was the average UKCAT score among these mature offer holders?

Yours faithfully,

Mubashir

Freedom of Information, University of St Andrews

Dear Mubashir,

Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

Our Ref:  143-16

 

Thank you for your email below of 2 June, 2016 in which you requested
information concerning admission to Medicine (A100).

 

The University will endeavour to respond to your request as quickly as
possible. In any event you will receive a response within the time set for
compliance, as prescribed in section 10 of the Freedom of Information
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Yours sincerely,

 

June

 

 

JUNE WEIR

FOI Officer

University of St Andrews

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Freedom of Information, University of St Andrews

Dear Mubashir,

 

I refer to my previous email acknowledging receipt of your request below
received on 2 June, 2016 seeking Medicine (A100) statistics.   To allow us
to comply and assist in the processing of your request, I would be
grateful if you could clarify one point please.

 

In terms of question 7 "What was the work experiences of students given
conditional offer?" - in the context of the preceding questions are you
seeking data in relating to all students given a conditional offer or just
those mature students who applied on the basis of Access to HE Diploma in
Medicine?

This request for additional information is made under Section 1(3) of the
Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.  Please note that under
Section 10(1)(b) of the Act, the University has 20 working days after
receipt of the additional information by the University in which to comply
with this part of your request and this will be held pending until I hear
from you further.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

June

 

 

 

 

JUNE WEIR

FOI Officer

University of St Andrews

Butts Wynd, St Andrews, Fife KY16 9AJ

 

T: +44(0)1334 462776

The University of St Andrews is a charity registered in Scotland: SC013532

 

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Mubashir Shehzad

Dear June,

I am seeking data related to those mature students who applied on the basis of Access to HE Diploma in Medicine?

Yours sincerely,

Mubashir

Freedom of Information, University of St Andrews

Dear Mubashir,

Many thanks for your clarification. I will be in touch with the University's response in due course.

Yours sincerely,

June

JUNE WEIR
FOI Officer
University of St Andrews
Butts Wynd, St Andrews, Fife KY16 9AJ

T: +44(0)1334 462776
The University of St Andrews is a charity registered in Scotland: SC013532

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Dear Mubashir,

 

I refer to your request for information below under the Freedom of
Information (Scotland) Act 2002 and attach the University’s response.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

June

 

 

JUNE WEIR

FOI Officer

University of St Andrews

Butts Wynd, St Andrews, Fife KY16 9AJ

 

T: +44(0)1334 462776

The University of St Andrews is a charity registered in Scotland: SC013532

 

 

JUNE WEIR

FOI Officer

University of St Andrews

Butts Wynd, St Andrews, Fife KY16 9AJ

 

T: +44(0)1334 462776

The University of St Andrews is a charity registered in Scotland: SC013532

 

 

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Mubashir Shehzad

Dear Freedom of Information,

Thank you for entertaining my request.

Yours sincerely,

Mubashir Shehzad