UGAA for Bad Economics (2019 cycle)

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Dear London School of Economics,

With regard to the Freedom Of Information Act, I request the following information (all for the 2019 cycle):
1. The number of L101 applicants who were invited to sit the UGAA
2. The number of L101 applicants who were offered a place after sitting the UGAA
3. The highest, mean and lowest mark of the L101 applicants who were offered a place.

Yours faithfully,
George

Dear London School of Economics,

I apologise for the title of my request above. It is due to the auto-complete settings of my mobile phone. The actual title should be "UGAA for BSc Economics (2019 cycle)".

Yours faithfully,

George

GLPD.Info.Rights, London School of Economics

Dear George

 

With reference to your request for information under the Freedom of
Information Act, please find below the School’s response.

 

1. The number of L101 applicants who were invited to sit the UGAA

28

 

2. The number of L101 applicants who were offered a place after sitting
the UGAA

1

 

3. The highest, mean and lowest mark of the L101 applicants who were
offered a place

Highest = 69.5

Mean = 69.5

Lowest = 69.5

 

Each applicant to LSE is considered on his/her merit and in competition
with the rest of the applicant cohort in a given admissions cycle. Each
application is viewed holistically; assessing the merit, potential,
motivation, skills and qualities of applicants by considering all the
information presented on the application form. This includes, but is not
limited to, academic achievements and qualifications. The personal
statement, academic reference and additional social and educational
contextual data also form an important part of the selection process. For
more information on exactly what contextual information is used in the
admissions decision making process please refer to the [1]Undergraduate
Admissions Policy.

 

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London School of Economics and Political Science, Houghton Street, London,
WC2A 2AE. We will then review the response to your request and get back to
you within 20 working days. You can also contact the Information
Commissioner's Office [2]http://www.ico.gov.uk , though they expect the
internal review to be carried out before receiving a complaint directly.

 

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Yours sincerely

 

Danny Hassell

Executive Assistant to the School Secretary

The London School of Economics and Political Science

Houghton Street | London | WC2A 2AE

 

 

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