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.

Human Sciences

St Catherine's (2019)

In my first interview, I had two interviewers and they each showed me a graph and then asked me to …

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Human Sciences

St Hugh's (2017)

I was asked general questions at the start, and then in all of my interviews I was given a diagram …

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Human Sciences

Magdalen (2017)

In my first interview they asked me some basic evolution questions they knew I’d have studied at A-…

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Human Sciences

St Hugh's (2017)

Most interviews followed the same format, there were 2 people asking me questions and sometimes a t…

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Human Sciences

Wadham (2016)

My two interviews were very different to each other. The first one was much more formal and they di…

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Human Sciences

St Catherine's (2016)

I was asked about my motivations for studying the course. Then I was given mainly hypothetical ques…

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