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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The Queen's (2018)

Interview 1: 15 minutes to peruse an extract of writing, and 3 or 4 compositions (although I didn’t…

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Oriel (2018)

I had two interviews at my college, where each interview had a different focus. The first was entir…

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Lincoln (2019)

I was given a text and I had to explain what I understood from it and any thoughts about it. In ano…

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Worcester (2017)

My personal statement didn't come up at all. Each interview was focussed around either a score, a t…

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Christ Church (2019)

There was pre-reading, one was about the Islamic devil in music, one involved being given a graphic…

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Merton (2019)

I had two interviews at Merton initially, and one at another college. For the Merton ones, we were …

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