Undergraduate Physics and Philosophy Admissions For 2018 entry

Alisha Dixon made this Freedom of Information request to University of Oxford

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Dear University of Oxford,

Could you please provide me with information regarding Physics and Philosophy applicants for 2018 entry for the following:

1. The total number of applicants
2. The percentage of total number of applicants shortlisted for interview
3. The percentage of number of applicants shortlisted for interview who received offers
4. The mean, minimum and maximum number of A*s at GCSE of successful applicants
5 The mean, minimum and maximum interview score of successful applicants
6 The number of GCSEs of each applicant
7. The GCSE grades of each applicant
8. The AS grades of each applicant
9 The predicted A Level grades of each applicant
10. The GCSE School type of each applicant
11. The A Level School type of each applicant
12. The contextualised GCSE score of each applicant
13. Indicate whether each applicant had extenuating circumstances or not
14. Indicate whether each applicant was shortlisted for interview
15. Interview Scores of each applicant
16. The college applied to by each applicant
17. Indicate whether an applicant received an offer after interview
18. The college assigned after reallocation to each applicant where applicable
19. The percentage of all applicants who are asian
20. The percentage of all applicants who are black
21. The percentage of all applicants who are white
22. The percentage of successful applicants who are asian
23. The percentage of successful applicants who are black
24. The percentage of successful applicants who are white

Yours faithfully,
Alisha Dixon

FOI, University of Oxford

Dear Alisha,

I write to acknowledge receipt of your request.

We shall send you a substantive response no later than the statutory deadline of 17/08/2018.

Yours sincerely,

Information Compliance Team
Council Secretariat | University of Oxford
University Offices, Wellington Square, Oxford, OX1 2JD

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Dear University of Oxford,

I would like to add to my request.

Please could I have information on:

- The PAT scores of each applicant

Yours faithfully,

Alisha Dixon

Dear University of Oxford,

I would appreciate the information requested as the deadline has now passed.

Yours faithfully,

Alisha Dixon

Dear University of Oxford,

Please pass this on to the person who conducts Freedom of Information reviews.

I am writing to request an internal review of University of Oxford's handling of my FOI request 'Undergraduate Physics and Philosophy Admissions For 2018 entry'.

My request is overdue by law.

A full history of my FOI request and all correspondence is available on the Internet at this address: https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/u...

Yours faithfully,

Alisha Dixon

FOI, University of Oxford

Dear Ms Dixon,

Please accept our apologies for not responding to your FOI request on time. We have been experiencing difficulties due to exceptionally high levels of demand. We have employed extra temporary staff to address this, but it is taking time to clear our backlog.

I hope to be able to respond to your request by 3 October.

Yours sincerely

Max Todd
Assistant Registrar (Information Compliance)
Information Compliance Team
Council Secretariat
University Offices
Wellington Square
Oxford
OX1 2JD

01865 280299
http://www.admin.ox.ac.uk/councilsec/abo...

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FOI, University of Oxford

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Dear Ms Dixon,

 

With apologies for the delay, I attach a reply to your request dated 20
July.

 

 

Yours sincerely

 

Max Todd

Assistant Registrar (Compliance)

Council Secretariat

Universiy Offices

Wellington Square

01865 280299

 

 

 

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Dear University of Oxford,

Where can I find information on PAT Scores and Interview Scores if they are not stored centrally?

Also, if they are not stored centrally, how has this information been available in previous years?

Yours sincerely,

Alisha Dixon

FOI, University of Oxford

Dear Ms Dixon,

Sorry, my reply should have indicated that I would be approaching the academic department for this information. I did not want to delay providing the rest of the information. I will get back to you on these points by the end of the month.

Yours sincerely

Max Todd
Assistant Registrar (Information Compliance)
Council Secretariat
University Offices
Wellington Square
01865 280299

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Dear University of Oxford,

Do you have an update on my information?

Yours sincerely,

Alisha Dixon

FOI, University of Oxford

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Dear Ms Dixon,

 

I attach the information on PAT and college interview scores.

 

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

Max Todd

Assistant Registrar (Information Compliance)

Information Compliance Team

Council Secretariat

University Offices

Wellington Square

Oxford

OX1 2JD

 

01865 280299

[1]http://www.admin.ox.ac.uk/councilsec/abo...

 

 

 

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Dear University of Oxford,

Thank your reply. Can you please indicate whether the candidate received an offer next to their PAT/interview score?

Yours sincerely,

Alisha Dixon

Dear University of Oxford

Can I have an update on my latest request please?

Yours sincerely,

Alisha Dixon

FOI, University of Oxford

Dear Ms Dixon,

I am awaiting that information from the relevant department.

I hope to be able to respond by 13 November.

Yours sincerely

Max Todd
Assistant Registrar (Information Compliance)
Information Compliance Team
Council Secretariat
University Offices
Wellington Square
Oxford
OX1 2JD

01865 280299
http://www.admin.ox.ac.uk/councilsec/abo...

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From: Alisha Dixon [mailto:[FOI #499414 email]]
Sent: 29 October 2018 21:26
To: FOI <[University of Oxford request email]>
Subject: RE: Freedom of Information request - Undergraduate Physics and Philosophy Admissions For 2018 entry

Dear University of Oxford

Can I have an update on my latest request please?

Yours sincerely,

Alisha Dixon

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Dear University of Oxford,

Has the information been received from the relevant departments?

Yours sincerely,

Alisha Dixon

FOI, University of Oxford

1 Attachment

Dear Ms Dixon,

 

I apologise for the delay. I attach the PAT and interview scores of the
successful candidates.

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

Max Todd

Assistant Registrar (Information Compliance)

Information Compliance Team

Council Secretariat

University Offices

Wellington Square

Oxford

OX1 2JD

 

01865 280299

[1]http://www.admin.ox.ac.uk/councilsec/abo...

 

 

 

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