Interview Insights: Oxford

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.

Oriental Studies

St Anne's (2018)

1st interview: I had to read either and article or a poem, then discuss it during the interview. I …

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Physics

University (2016)

I was given 2 physics questions and 1 math question. I solved them and the tutors were happy.

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Chemistry

Jesus (2016)

There were three interviews with similar structure. In one there was a choice of topics and this le…

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Chemistry

University (2016)

The tutorswent into the interview almost as though it was a tutorial. They presented me with someth…

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Biomedical Sciences

St Edmund Hall (2016)

I interviewed at two different colleges, which had really different vibes. My first two were at St …

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Modern Languages and Linguistics

Somerville (2018)

The atmosphere was relatively formal: 2 interviewers sat opposite me for all the interviews. For my…

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