Interview Insights

A database of first-hand student interview testimonials. We are adding new ones every day.

Natural Sciences (Physical)
Robinson College (2017)

I arrived in the morning and Robinson was filled with student helpers who took me...

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Natural Sciences (Physical)
Clare College (2014)

The first one they asked me to sketch graphs, differentiate and then asked me a w...

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Natural Sciences (Physical)
Newnham College (2016)

1 chemistry interview - based on A level topics such as pH and analytical techniq...

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Natural Sciences (Physical)
Trinity College (2014)

I'd been asked to select my two best topics prior to the interview, so the test w...

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Natural Sciences (Physical)
Sidney Sussex College (2017)

Generally speaking you will just work through problems, thinking aloud. Do not be...

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Natural Sciences (Physical)
Gonville & Caius College (2017)

I 'messed up' an integration question, then had a very hard mechanics question I ...

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