Applications (choices), acceptances and ratios by subject group 2013

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JACS3 Subject Group JACS3 Subject Line Applications Accepts Ratio of apps to accs (:1)
Group A Medicine and Dentistry A1 - Pre-clinical Medicine 84,395 7,515 11.2
  A2 - Pre-clinical Dentistry 11,490 1,190 9.7
  A4 - Clinical Dentistry 90 0 -
  A9 - Others in Medicine and Dentistry 1,210 60 20.2
Group A Medicine and Dentistry Total   97,185 8,765 11.1
Group B Subjects allied to Medicine B1 - Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology 33,025 4,015 8.2
  B2 - Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmacy 31,705 4,635 6.8
  B3 - Complementary Medicine 1,780 870 2.0
  B4 - Nutrition 6,830 1,215 5.6
  B5 - Ophthalmics 5,540 1,020 5.4
  B6 - Aural and Oral Sciences 5,640 690 8.2
  B7 - Nursing 226,400 24,700 9.2
  B8 - Medical Technology 16,470 1,880 8.8
  B9 - Others in Subjects allied to Medicine 59,790 10,155 5.9
  BB - Combinations within Subjects allied to Medicine 995 295 3.4
Group B Subjects allied to Medicine Total   388,175 49,475 7.8
Group C Biological Sciences C1 - Biology 31,680 6,040 5.2
  C2 - Botany 175 30 5.8
  C3 - Zoology 10,070 1,745 5.8
  C4 - Genetics 2,695 465 5.8
  C5 - Microbiology 2,335 355 6.6
  C6 - Sport and Exercise Science 58,210 12,345 4.7
  C7 - Molecular Biology, Biophysics and Biochem 20,270 3,420 5.9
  C8 - Psychology 99,295 18,110 5.5
  C9 - Others in Biological Sciences 5,185 1,375 3.8
  CC - Combinations within Biological Sciences 3,475 530 6.6
Group C Biological Sciences Total   233,385 44,415 5.3
Group D Veterinary sciences, agriculture and related subjects D1 - Pre-clinical Veterinary Medicine 9,350 1,015 9.2
  D2 - Clinical Veterinary Medicine and Dentistry 30 0 -
  D3 - Animal Science 10,445 2,500 4.2
  D4 - Agriculture 6,505 1,995 3.3
  D5 - Forestry and arboriculture 280 145 1.9
  D6 - Food and Beverage studies 1,690 550 3.1
  D7 - Agricultural Sciences 395 95 4.2
  D9 - Others in Vet Sci, Ag and related subjects 205 30 6.8
  DD - Combinations within Vet Sci, Ag and related subjects 475 110 4.3
Group D Veterinary sciences, agriculture and related subjects Total   29,370 6,445 4.6
Group F Physical Sciences F1 - Chemistry 27,085 4,910 5.5
  F2 - Materials Science 40 5 8.0
  F3 - Physics 27,930 4,780 5.8
  F4 - Forensic and Archaeological Science 9,190 2,135 4.3
  F5 - Astronomy 1,310 170 7.7
  F6 - Geology 9,595 1,760 5.5
  F7 - Science of aquatic and terrestrial environments 6,780 1,435 4.7
  F8 - Physical geographical sciences 19,185 3,470 5.5
  F9 - Others in Physical Sciences 235 115 2.0
  FF - Combinations within Physical Sciences 2,910 540 5.4
Group F Physical Sciences Total   104,255 19,325 5.4
Group G Mathematical Sciences G1 - Mathematics 41,720 7,700 5.4
  G2 - Operational Research 225 70 3.2
  G3 - Statistics 870 180 4.8
  G9 - Others in Mathematical Sciences 70 15 4.7
  GG - Combinations within Mathematical Sciences 2,745 515 5.3
Group G Mathematical Sciences Total   45,625 8,475 5.4
Group H Engineering H1 - General Engineering 14,315 3,765 3.8
  H2 - Civil Engineering 21,965 4,085 5.4
  H3 - Mechanical Engineering 46,860 7,525 6.2
  H4 - Aerospace Engineering 15,195 2,585 5.9
  H5 - Naval Architecture 480 130 3.7
  H6 - Electronic and Electrical Engineering 23,640 4,845 4.9
  H7 - Production and Manufacturing Engineering 3,155 655 4.8
  H8 - Chemical,Process and Energy Engineering 16,980 2,810 6.0
  H9 - Others in Engineering 20 15 1.3
  HH - Combinations within Engineering 3,665 740 5.0
Group H Engineering Total   146,270 27,155 5.4
Group I Computer Sciences I1 - Computer Science 67,795 14,390 4.7
  I2 - Information Systems 10,835 2,665 4.1
  I3 - Software Engineering 9,705 2,075 4.7
  I4 - Artificial Intelligence 335 60 5.6
  I5 - Health Informatics 25 5 5.0
  I6 - Games 3,400 875 3.9
  I7 - Computer generated visual and audio effects 240 80 3.0
  I9 - Others in Computer Sciences 445 120 3.7
  II - Combinations in Computer Sciences 6,380 1,440 4.4
Group I Computer Sciences Total   99,165 21,710 4.6
Group J Technologies J1 - Minerals Technology 115 45 2.6
  J2 - Metallurgy 35 20 1.8
  J3 - Ceramics and Glass 15 10 1.5
  J4 - Polymers and Textiles 440 70 6.3
  J5 - Materials Technology not otherwise spec 930 275 3.4
  J6 - Maritime Technology 625 145 4.3
  J7 - Biotechnology 1,275 220 5.8
  J9 - Others in Technology 6,270 1,735 3.6
  JJ - Combinations within Technology 75 40 1.9
Group J Technologies Total   9,775 2,560 3.8
Group K Architecture, building and planning K1 - Architecture 26,600 4,265 6.2
  K2 - Building 9,790 2,510 3.9
  K3 - Landscape and Garden Design 700 210 3.3
  K4 - Planning (Urban, Rural and Regional) 2,415 550 4.4
  K9 - Others in Architecture, Build and Plan 50 5 10.0
  KK - Combinations within Architecture, Build and Plan 715 190 3.8
Group K Architecture, building and planning Total   40,270 7,730 5.2
Group L Social Studies L1 - Economics 52,170 7,875 6.6
  L2 - Politics 33,960 5,850 5.8
  L3 - Sociology 24,205 5,350 4.5
  L4 - Social Policy 4,755 1,580 3.0
  L5 - Social Work 61,305 12,570 4.9
  L6 - Anthropology 5,895 1,125 5.2
  L7 - Human and Social Geography 15,880 2,930 5.4
  L8 - Development studies 45 50 0.9
  L9 - Others in Social Studies 1,890 570 3.3
  LL - Combinations within Social Studies 16,950 3,030 5.6
Group L Social Studies Total   217,055 40,930 5.3
Group M Law M1 - Law by Area 103,460 19,150 5.4
  M2 - Law by Topic 5,195 1,325 3.9
  M9 - Others in Law 12,905 2,805 4.6
  MM - Combinations within Law 2,165 460 4.7
Group M Law Total   123,720 23,740 5.2
Group N Business and administrative studies N1 - Business studies 60,080 12,375 4.9
  N2 - Management studies 70,200 11,805 5.9
  N3 - Finance 8,145 1,690 4.8
  N4 - Accounting 32,635 6,475 5.0
  N5 - Marketing 22,620 4,325 5.2
  N6 - Human Resource Management 3,300 655 5.0
  N7 - Office Skills 205 60 3.4
  N8 - Hospitality, leisure, sport, tourism and transport 37,325 8,595 4.3
  N9 - Others in Business and Admin Studies 2,620 625 4.2
  NN - Combinations within Business and Admin Studies 79,680 14,380 5.5
Group N Business and administrative studies Total   316,805 60,990 5.2
Group P Mass communications and documentation P1 - Information Services 575 110 5.2
  P2 - Publicity studies 2,605 490 5.3
  P3 - Media studies 30,585 6,590 4.6
  P4 - Publishing 155 50 3.1
  P5 - Journalism 16,720 3,065 5.5
  P9 - Others in Mass Comms and Documentation 2,530 610 4.1
  PP - Combinations within Mass Comms and Documentation 4,645 925 5.0
Group P Mass communications and documentation Total   57,820 11,845 4.9
Group Q Linguistics, classics and related studies Q1 - Linguistics 2,850 665 4.3
  Q2 - Comparative Literary studies 725 185 3.9
  Q3 - English studies 52,260 9,685 5.4
  Q4 - Ancient Language studies 45 10 4.5
  Q5 - Celtic studies 545 135 4.0
  Q6 - Latin studies 35 5 7.0
  Q7 - Classical Greek studies 15 0 -
  Q8 - Classical studies 4,520 850 5.3
  Q9 - Others in Linguistics, Classics and related 405 115 3.5
  QQ - Combinations within Linguistics, Classics and related 4,040 805 5.0
Group Q Linguistics, classics and related studies Total   65,435 12,460 5.3
Group R European languages, literature and related studies R1 - French studies 3,105 530 5.9
  R2 - German studies 1,065 210 5.1
  R3 - Italian studies 120 25 4.8
  R4 - Spanish studies 2,110 395 5.3
  R5 - Portuguese studies 5 0 -
  R6 - Scandinavian studies 75 10 7.5
  R7 - Russian and East European studies 310 55 5.6
  R8 - European studies 480 100 4.8
  R9 - Others in European Langs, Lit and related 5,025 1,050 4.8
  RR - Combinations within European Langs, Lit and related 8,810 1,625 5.4
Group R European languages, literature and related studies Total   21,110 4,005 5.3
Group T Non-European languages, litrature and related studies T1 - Chinese studies 870 180 4.8
  T2 - Japanese studies 1,045 165 6.3
  T3 - South Asian studies 130 40 3.3
  T4 - Other Asian studies 175 40 4.4
  T5 - African studies 55 15 3.7
  T6 - Modern Middle Eastern studies 510 115 4.4
  T7 - American studies 2,040 465 4.4
  T9 - Others in non-European Langs, Lit and related 965 165 5.8
  TT - Combinations within non-European Langs and related 385 75 5.1
Group T Non-European languages, litrature and related studies Total   6,170 1,255 4.9
Group V Historical and philosophical studies V1 - History by Period 51,425 9,425 5.5
  V2 - History by Area 630 100 6.3
  V3 - History by Topic 5,290 1,005 5.3
  V4 - Archaeology 2,230 470 4.7
  V5 - Philosophy 8,060 1,525 5.3
  V6 - Theology and Religious studies 4,530 1,070 4.2
  V7 - Heritage studies 10 10 1.0
  V9 - Others in Hist and Philosophical studies 365 95 3.8
  VV - Combinations within Hist and Philosophical studies 6,240 1,225 5.1
Group V Historical and philosophical studies Total   78,780 14,930 5.3
Group W Creative Arts and Design W1 - Fine Art 24,215 4,590 5.3
  W2 - Design studies 91,565 17,950 5.1
  W3 - Music 32,025 8,165 3.9
  W4 - Drama 47,880 7,750 6.2
  W5 - Dance 7,780 1,395 5.6
  W6 - Cinematics and Photography 35,015 7,285 4.8
  W7 - Crafts 1,480 400 3.7
  W8 - Imaginative Writing 3,095 795 3.9
  W9 - Others in Creative Arts and Design 2,515 725 3.5
  WW - Combinations within Creative Arts and Design 13,170 2,590 5.1
Group W Creative Arts and Design Total   258,745 51,645 5.0
Group X Education X1 - Training Teachers 50,490 6,925 7.3
  X2 - Research and Study Skills in Education 65 110 0.6
  X3 - Academic studies in Education 32,665 9,990 3.3
  X9 - Others in Education 460 220 2.1
  XX - Combinations within Education 2,360 615 3.8
Group X Education Total   86,035 17,860 4.8
Y Combined arts Y Combs of arts/humanities 13,545 2,835 4.8
  Y Combs of languages 7,715 1,415 5.5
  Y Combs of languages with arts/humanities 35,200 6,675 5.3
Y Combined arts Total   56,455 10,925 5.2
Y Combined sciences Y Combs of engin/tech/building studies 910 205 4.4
  Y Combs of engineering/technology 1,460 315 4.6
  Y Combs of med/bio/agric sciences 18,180 4,145 4.4
  Y Combs of med/bio/agric sciences with phys/math/comp sciences 5,000 1,300 3.8
  Y Combs of phys/math/comp sciences 5,780 995 5.8
  Y Combs of sciences with engineering/technology 6,695 1,415 4.7
Y Combined sciences Total   38,020 8,380 4.5
Y Combined social sciences Y Combs of soc studies/law 11,170 2,180 5.1
  Y Combs of soc studies/law with business 18,410 2,995 6.1
Y Combined social sciences Total   29,580 5,180 5.7
Y Sciences combined with social sciences or arts Y Combs of phys/math science with arts/humanities/languages 9,070 1,930 4.7
  Y Combs of phys/math science with social studies/bus/law 16,420 3,140 5.2
  Y Combs of science/engineering with arts/humanities/languages 31,340 6,725 4.7
  Y Combs of science/engineering with social studies/bus/law 24,265 5,620 4.3
Y Sciences combined with social sciences or arts Total   81,090 17,410 4.7
Y Social sciences combined with arts Y Combs of social studies/bus/law with arts/humanities 42,520 8,820 4.8
  Y Combs of social studies/bus/law with languages 11,590 2,220 5.2
Y Social sciences combined with arts Total   54,115 11,040 4.9
Z General, other combined and unknown Z Combs of 3 subjects, or other general courses 27,360 6,630 4.1
  Z Other courses not elsewhere classified 110 325 0.3
Z General, other combined and unknown Total   27,465 6,955 3.9
Grand Total   2,711,870 495,595 5.5