Table 2

Selection scores across the three allocation groups

N (%)EPM decile * SJT
MeanSDP valuesMeanSDP values
First choice6034 (71.3)39.162.67<0.00141.053.18<0.001
Second or third choice1269 (15.0)37.822.4539.683.05
Outside top 31164 (13.7)36.071.9137.353.17
  • *Excludes points accrued from other sources, that is, additional degrees, publications, presentations and prizes.

  • EPM, Educational Performance Measure; SJT, situational judgement Test.