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.

Physics

St Hugh's (2017)

Of my three interviews, each followed a slightly different format. The first was a series of quick-…

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Psychology (Experimental)

St Catherine's (2015)

In my first interview I was asked about two diagrams, one relating to biology and the other to expe…

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Philosophy and Modern Languages

Exeter (2017)

Interview 1 (French): We talked about a poem I’d been given to read 30 minutes before the interview…

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Modern Languages

The Queen's (2017)

My first interview began with a discussion about several books mentioned on my personal statement b…

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Modern Languages

Brasenose (2018)

We spoke about pre-prepared text (for Modern Languages you are given a poem and asked to analyse it…

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Computer Science and Philosophy

St Anne's (2018)

I had both Maths (4) and Philosophy (2) interviews. In the Maths interviews I got some problems and…

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