Dear London School of Economics,
It would be most appreciated if you could provide the following LLM admissions statistics for the 2019/2020 academic year:
-A list of grade-conditions attached to each conditional offer made to an applicant with a UK undergraduate degree. For example, "achieve a minimum average of 65%".
-Number of applicants who achieved a UK first-class honours degree prior to enrolling on the LLM
-Number of applicants who achieved a UK upper second-class honours degrees prior to enrolling on the LLM
-Average percentage grade (Eg. 67%) of enrollees' UK undergraduate degrees, prior to enrolling on the LLM
-Median percentage grade (Eg. 67%) of enrollees' UK undergraduate degrees, prior to enrolling on the LLM
- Top 25th percentile percentage grade (Eg. 67%) of enrollees' UK undergraduate degrees, prior to enrolling on the LLM
If any of the above data is not held, please still provide data for the portions of the request for which data is held.
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our response during the current pandemic.
Further to your recent FoI request, the Schools response is provided
The datasets relating to LLM admissions for the 2019/2020 academic year
are not held in an easily reportable state that would allow us to readily
answer your specific questions. As such, we are unable to provide the
information requested within the cost limit set in Section 12 of the
Freedom of Information Act.
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Dr Paul R. Duller
Data Protection Officer (Interim)
The London School of Economics and Political Science
Houghton Street | London | WC2A 2AE
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