Undergraduate and Master's Admission Statistics of Japanese Applicants

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Dear University of Cambridge,

Could you please provide me with the admission statistics for all of your undergraduate and master's programs, including MBA and LLM, for both overall applicants and Japanese students specifically?

(1) For each individual major or program, I would like to know the total number of applications, total number of offers, as well as the number of Japanese applicants and offers.

(2) For each Japanese applicant to the undergraduate school, I would like to know:

Admission cycle (year)
Major
Previous institution (high school name)
GPA
IELTS or TOEFL score
IB or A-level results
Application round (if applicable)
Offer status
Enrollment status

(3) For each Japanese applicant to the master's programs, I would like to know:

Admission cycle (year)
Program
Previous institution
Degree obtained
GPA (from previous institution)
IELTS or TOEFL score
GMAT or GRE score (if applicable)
Application round (if applicable)
Offer status
Enrollment status

Please provide the above data (1), (2), and (3) for each year over the past five years for which you have available information."

Yours faithfully,

Mengshan W.

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University of Cambridge
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Thank you for your prompt response.

My full name is Mengshan Wu. Please inform me if I should submit a new request or if I can expect a response within this thread. Your guidance is appreciated. Appreciate your guidance.

Yours sincerely,

Mengshan Wu

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University of Cambridge
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Information Compliance Office
University of Cambridge
Governance and Compliance Division, The Old Schools
Trinity Lane, Cambridge, CB2 1TN
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Dear FOI,

Thank you for providing the requested information. I appreciate your time and effort in promptly addressing my request. Thank you again!

Yours sincerely,
Mengshan Wu