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29 Nov 2017

Oxford Chemistry Interview Perspective

The most difficult questions were those that involved me learning something I didn’t already know in the interview. In my Organic interview I was a...
By Ally King

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Psychology blog

15 Nov 2017

Oxford Psychology Interview

Q. Can you tip on any ‘Must mention’ areas in personal statement, e.g. society activity, degree related readings, work experience, academic competi...
By Raymond Ho

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3 Sep 2017

Interview with a Cambridge Law student from ...

She shares tips and advice on preparing for the Law interview as well as a lot of general information about studying at Cambridge. Long interview! ...
By Leslie Ho

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3 Sep 2017

Examples of past law interview questions

Some general tips for the law interview as well as a selection of past interview questions that students have been asked.
By Leslie Ho

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3 Sep 2017

How to prepare for a Law interview at Oxford...

This post aims to share some general tips for applicants who have been invited to a law interview at Oxford/Cambridge.
By Leslie Ho

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Oxford classics

21 Jun 2016

Oxford CAT, Written Work and Interview persp...

The admission process involves three steps. After your Personal Statement, you are asked to submit two pieces of written work, which are normally e...
By Anna Zanetti

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7 Dec 2015

Preparation for Oxbridge Law Interview

Received an invitation for a Law interview? Great! The next step is to do your absolute best preparation to make sure you have the potential to shi...
By GuruMe

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26 Oct 2015

Dos and Don'ts on the interview day

For interviews held in your chosen college you will obviously have double checked the room location at least 1 hour beforehand. What else will you ...
By GuruMe

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26 Oct 2015

Pooling system

Applicants will be graded by the two colleges they were interviewed in. These assessment grades are sent to the department and ranked in the order ...
By GuruMe

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20 Oct 2015

Accepted to Oxford University Part II

The second interview's atmosphere was very different, 3 interviewers in a small low ceiling and very dim room. But they all greeted me with a smile...
By GuruMe

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20 Oct 2015

Accepted to Oxford University Part I

I remember waiting for 20 minutes past my scheduled interview time. I guess the previous interview ran late and because of this I was more nervous ...
By GuruMe

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Oxbridge interviews

20 Oct 2015

Know about the Oxbridge interviews

I can say that general questions ‘Why do you want to study at Oxford?’ or ‘Why do you want to study Chemistry?’ are often not asked. Ok there might...
By GuruMe

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Resources oxford economics management

2 Jul 2015

Interview Experience at Oxford - Economics &...

My interview was taken by 2 tutors (in 2 separate interviews) - one in Economics and one in Management. My Economics interview tested my ability wi...
By Rohan Arora

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Resources cambridge mml

30 Jun 2015

Cambridge - Modern and Medieval Languages

Everyone's interview experience at Cambridge is different, and there is no way of knowing for certain what you may be asked. However, for MML it is...
By Robbie Driscoll

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Resources cambridge vet med

18 Jun 2015

Cambridge Interview Experience- Veterinary M...

I was incredibly nervous before my interview as I had almost no previous interview experience. However, to prepare for the interview my dad had ask...
By Lauren Major

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Resources oxford history

4 Jun 2015

Oxford Interviews, Lessons Learned (History)

My interview experience was incredibly. The interviews were fast paced. I found myself struggling to keep up with the questions and problems being ...
By Jian Wong

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Cambridge resources natural sciences

4 Jun 2015

Cambridge Interview Experience - Natural Sci...

They did not start with the "standard" questions like "why do you want to study this subject" etc. Instead, they asked me things I wrote in my pers...
By Arica Chan

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Resources oxford biochemistry

7 Mar 2015

Oxford Interview Experience - Biochemistry

Waiting outside my college tutor’s room was very long. I could hear sounds from inside the door but couldn’t quite make out the words (maybe being ...
By Harry Lee

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