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.

Medicine

Gonville & Caius (2017)

The first interview was fairly philosophical in nature and we discussed subjects such as the aborti…

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Archaeology

Newnham (2018)

In my first interview, we spoke about the intersections between classics and archaeology. We spoke …

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History

Emmanuel (2017)

One interview was personal statement based, but largely ended up centering around a shared area of …

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History

Emmanuel (2017)

The first interview was source based. The source had been sent to us in advance and I had prepared …

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Engineering

Jesus (2017)

In the first interview, I was asked one basic mechanics question I could do, then a question on phy…

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