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.

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St Catherine's (2019)

We discussed topics within my personal statement and if I agreed with certain historians opinions w…

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Balliol (2019)

I had three interviews (two with my interviewing College and one with the College that accepted me)…

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St Anne's (2017)

I did not have a personal statement interview even though I had spent a good amount of time practis…

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Jesus (2018)

In my first interview, I had an extract to read and then I answered questions on it. We could choos…

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The Queen's (2019)

One interview was based on an extract we got a few days before--there were around 10 questions that…

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Lincoln (2016)

My first interview was a source text, where I had 10 minutes before to read it and annotate it, and…

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