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.

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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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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Modern and Medieval Languages

Girton (2017)

In the first interview, they gave me some material in French and ten minutes to read it. Then they …

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English

Pembroke (2017)

The first interview was about some poems that I had 5 minutes to read over beforehand. It was very …

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Computer Science

Churchill (2018)

I was asked multiple questions on two different topics. I had covered the first one at school, but …

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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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