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.

Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

Emmanuel (2016)

The first interview was about my personal statement, so make sure you are prepared to be questioned…

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Modern and Medieval Languages

Christ's (2017)

In Spanish we discussed a text I read 10 minutes before the interview and my thoughts on it. We wen…

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Medicine

Sidney Sussex (2014)

The 1st was very scientific - we talked about vision, blood and membranes, among other things. The …

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Natural Sciences (Physical)

Clare (2013)

The interviews involved working through A level physics, chemistry and maths with a new context to …

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Modern and Medieval Languages

Robinson (2013)

In the interviews we discussed the themes of the text I had been given to prepare, zooming in on th…

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Human, Social and Political Science

Robinson (2017)

In my first interview, we discussed the article they had given me. They asked me to summarise the f…

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