3x 15-20 min interviews, over 2 days
Personal statement, shown something (video, bird skull, graph) then discussed
Heard talk about interviews; reread personal statement. Interviewers are looking to see if you would learn well in a tutorial environment.
Remember this advice isn't official. There is no guarantee it will reflect your experience because university applications can change between years. Check the official Cambridge and Oxford websites for more accurate information on this year's application format and the required tests.
Also, someone else's experience may not reflect your own. Most interviews are more like conversations than tests and like, any conversation, they are quite interactive.
Number of interviews: 3
Skype interview: No
Interview spread: 1 at Merton on first day; 2, about 20 minutes apart, at different college on second day
Length of interviews: 15-20 minutes each
All of my interviews began with a cute handshake and a little introduction by each of the
Someone came into my sixth form a week before interviews and gave a
I reread over my personal statement, and made sure I had refreshed my memory on everything I had mentioned.
The interviews are really similar to