Interview Insights: Cambridge

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.

Natural Sciences (Physical)

Homerton (2014)

The interviewers made me feel very at ease and I relaxed almost immediately, despite being very ner…

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Anglo-Saxon, Norse, and Celtic

Sidney Sussex (2013)

In the academic interview we discussed the historical accuracy of sources and attempted to translat…

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Maths

Sidney Sussex (2013)

We talked about my test answers only (plus related questions, but mostly just about the test). Spec…

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Architecture

Gonville & Caius (2016)

In the general interview the questions were more vague, the interviewer asked about my motivations …

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Theology, Religion, and Philosophy of Religion

Jesus (2017)

In my first interview I was a little thrown off. Due to a mix up I'd had to run across the college …

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Modern and Medieval Languages

Sidney Sussex (2016)

For my German interview it felt very informal. I was introduced to both my interviewers and they to…

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