Interview Insights: Cambridge

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, Social and Political Science

Homerton (2018)

I had one politics and one social science; I knew this prior as I had looked the interviewers up on…

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Natural Sciences (Physical)

Christ's (2015)

One of my interviews was a 'maths' interview, and the other was physics and chemistry. We could exp…

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Queens' (2018)

We did some exercises and I proceeded to solve them with the interviewers guidance. The only questi…

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Natural Sciences (Biological)

Jesus (2018)

My interviewers were very friendly and made sure I'd visibly settled down before starting. My first…

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Psychological and Behavioural Sciences

Newnham (2018)

In my first interview, I was asked to discuss a point made on my personal statement, which I immedi…

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Gonville & Caius (2017)

The first interview was fairly philosophical in nature and we discussed subjects such as the aborti…

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