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.

English Language and Literature

Worcester (2018)

English Language and Literature

St Hilda's (2019)

In my first interview we talked about the books I most recently read and looked at an unseen poem. …

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English Language and Literature

Exeter (2019)

Discussed my personal statement, was asked to analyse poetry, spoke about what I'd been reading cur…

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English Language and Literature

Trinity (2019)

Somehow we got onto the topic of Pride and Prejudice but they kept asking me about the TV and film …

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English Language and Literature

Christ Church (2019)

We talked over/analysed a text for the first half, then talked about what I’d been reading, what I …

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English Language and Literature

Christ Church (2019)

In 3 of them I had a short text to look at before and then spoke for half the time about that and t…

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