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.

Biochemistry

University (2016)

I was asked about my personal statement very generally such as why did I like the book I had mentio…

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Biochemistry

St John's (2018)

At first, I was asked for something simple in my personal statement (likely just to check that I kn…

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Biochemistry

Somerville (2018)

In my first interview I was asked about a few aspects of my personal statement (but only bits relat…

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Biochemistry

The Queen's (2017)

My 3 interviews were very different. The first was an interview which was me having a discussion wi…

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Biochemistry

Christ Church (2019)

My first interview was very relaxed and quite discussion based. We started with talking about an ar…

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Biochemistry

Christ Church (2018)

For both my interviews, I was given an article to read for ~40 mins before the interview. We weren’…

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