Interview Insights

Here's our database of first-hand student interview experiences. You can also watch students talk about other aspects of university in our student videos.

Land Economy

Girton (2018)

In the first interview, I mainly talked about my personal statement, in particular my interests wit…

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Philosophy

Emmanuel (2017)

In my first interview, we mostly discussed things from my personal statement. I had mentioned I was…

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Chemical Engineering

Jesus (2018)

First interview was all about working through the problems given and my thought process through the…

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English

Sidney Sussex (2018)

In the first interview I was given five minutes to look over a poem, which we then discussed. I was…

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Medicine

King's (2017)

We discussed books I had read that were mentioned in my reference, current affairs in medicine, gen…

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History

Gonville & Caius (2018)

All of my interviews at their core had a set of visual or data-based historical sources. I had to s…

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* Despite interviews being online this year, the experiences and advice from previous years will still be relevant.