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Student Nurse Drop Out Rates 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2021

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Dear University of Edinburgh,

I am writing to you under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 to request the following information from The University of Edinburgh.
I would like to know how many students left nursing courses prior to graduating in 2018, 2019, 2020, and the statistics so far in 2021.

If it is not possible to provide the information requested due to the information exceeding the cost of compliance limits identified in Section 12, please provide advice and assistance, under the Section 16 obligations of the Act, as to how I can refine my request.
If you can identify any ways that my request could be refined I would be grateful for any further advice and assistance.
If you have any queries please don’t hesitate to contact me via email or phone and I will be very happy to clarify what I am asking for and discuss the request, my details are outlined below.
Thank you for your time and I look forward to your response.

Yours faithfully,

Georgia Helme

Records Management, University of Edinburgh

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Dear University of Edinburgh,

The response to this request has been delayed. By law, the authority should normally have responded promptly and by 29 March 2021- please could you inform me as to when I will receive the requested information regarding the University of Edinburgh's nursing drop out rates for 2018, 2019, 2020, and 2021?

Yours faithfully,

Georgia Helme

recordsmanagement@ed.ac.uk,

Dear Georgia Helme

Thank you for your email of 31 March requesting a review of our response
to your information request.

I am writing to let you know that we have received your request for a
review and will process it as soon as reasonably possible, and within 20
working days of the day we received the request for review. We hope to
reply by 29th April.

As we have advised previously, the University's working arrangements are
affected by the Covid-19 pandemic, and there is a possibility that there
may be a further delay to your request. However, I can confirm that it is
actively being progressed and that we are making all efforts to respond to
your request promptly. The [1]Scottish Information Commissioner's Office
has issued a statement about requests during the Covid-19 pandemic which
you may find helpful.

The [2]University of Edinburgh's request privacy notice, which describes
how we use the information you have supplied about yourself and your
request, is published on the University website.

Yours sincerely

Mark Hepworth

Records Management

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Dear Georgia Helme

Thank you for your email of 31 March requesting an internal review of our
handling of your information request. Please find the University's
response attached.

Yours sincerely

Mark Hepworth

Records Management Section
University of Edinburgh
Old College
South Bridge
Edinburgh
EH8 9YL

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recordsmanagement@ed.ac.uk,

Dear Georgia Helme

Thank you for your email of 1 March requesting information.

As explained in our response to your request for an internal review
(IR2021/00223) on 28 April, the University's working arrangements are
affected by the Covid-19 pandemic.

I am afraid we have been unable to complete the response to your original
request and so cannot provide it today. However, I am progressing your
request and envisage that I will provide a response to you before 19th
May.

I sincerely apologise for the significant delay in providing this
response.

The [1]University of Edinburgh's request privacy notice, which describes
how we use the information you have supplied about yourself and your
request, is published on the University website.

Yours sincerely

Mark Hepworth

Records Management

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recordsmanagement@ed.ac.uk,

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Dear Georgia Helme

Thank you for your email of 1 March requesting information. Please find
the University's response attached.

Yours sincerely

Mark Hepworth

Records Management Section
University of Edinburgh
Old College
South Bridge
Edinburgh
EH8 9YL

[1]https://www.ed.ac.uk/records-management

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