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.

Chemical Engineering

Jesus (2018)

First interview was all about working through the problems given and my thought process through the…

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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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Archaeology

Newnham (2018)

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

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Engineering

Trinity (2018)

We firstly had to sit a physics and maths style test, then the first interview was sitting with the…

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Engineering

Churchill (2017)

At the beginning of my interview the first 5 minutes was used as a bit of an icebreaker. We talked …

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Medicine

Magdalene (2018)

In both my interviews there were 2 interviewers, with one asking me questions, and the other taking…

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