Undergraduate International Admission statistics

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Dear University College London,

Under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000, I kindly request some raw data from you regarding international admission rate for L101, L100, N990, N991.

Could you provide me with statistics for international students for the past 5 years?
1. Number of applicants
2. Number of conditional offers/offers by country
4. Predicted grades for A-levels of students with conditional offer
5. Percentage of successful applicants who took H3 economics at A Levels
6. Requirement of A-level grades for students with condition offer

Yours faithfully,
Grace Wang

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Dear Ms Wang

 

We have completed the compilation of some information in response to your
request.

 

We can confirm that we do hold information of the description specified in
your request and this information, where it is not exempt is provided
below.

 

Under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000, I kindly request
some raw data from you regarding international admission rate for L101,
L100, N990, N991.

 

Could you provide me with statistics for international students for the
past 5 years?

 

1. Number of applicants

2. Number of conditional offers/offers by country

4. Predicted grades for A-levels of students with conditional offer

5. Percentage of successful applicants who took H3 economics at A Levels

6. Requirement of A-level grades for students with condition offer

 

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