PAT, 2 interviews.
1 maths problem, 1 physics problem, discussion about why the student liked engineering.
Practice a few timed, don't be discouraged if you think it went badly.
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.
Test taken: Physics Aptitude Test (
Number of interviews: 2
Time between interviews: 3 hours
Length of interviews: 30 mins or less
Online interview: No
We talked for a few minutes about why I liked engineering and discussed some things I had said in my personal statement, then we worked through 1 maths and 1 physics problem together. I hadn't done all of the mechanics in A-level maths yet but the tutors helped me through anything I didn't understand.
I did a lot of
Lots and lots of practice papers! Physics and maths tutor is a really useful website - it has worked solutions for most of the tests too
Don't worry about the interviews! It's helpful to have a few