Natural sciences application and admission statistics 2019-2022

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Dear Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge,

May I ask you to provide information about Natural Sciences Tripos applicants during application cycles 2019/2020, 2020/2021, 2021/2022, please.

1.Total number of applicants.
2. Number of applicants that’s been offered a place.
3. Number of applicants that’s been put into the winter pool.
4. Median NSAA score of offer holders.
5.Percentage of applicants from independent schools.
6.Percentage of International Applicants.
For Natural sciences biological and Physical respectively, please. Thank you very much.

Yours faithfully,


Senior Bursar (Robert Gardiner), Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge

Dear Ms Wang,


In response to your request, I supply the following information:


2019/20 2019/20 2020/21 2020/21 2021/22 2021/22
applicants 65 69 56 60 37 66
offered 12 15 11 9 9 14
In Winter
Pool 10 9 10 6 8 14
not not
Median NSAA held held 5.8 5.7 6 5.7
% of home
schools 28.9 43.1 35 48 37.5 24.5
% of
applicants 30.8 26.1 28.6 16.7 35.1 22.7


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request and wish to make a complaint or request a review of this decision,
you should write to the Senior Bursar, Gonville & Caius College, Trinity
Street, Cambridge, CB2 1TA who will then assign an appropriate person to
conduct the internal review. If subsequently you are not content with the
outcome of your complaint, you may apply directly to the Information
Commissioner for a decision. Generally, the Information Commissioner
cannot make a decision unless you have exhausted the complaints procedure
provided by the College. The Information Commissioner can be contacted at:
The Information Commissioner’s Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane,
Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF.


Yours sincerely,


Robert Gardiner


RG Gardiner MA FCA


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