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.

Computer Science

Churchill (2017)

2 logic based questions. One was a logic problem about filling up buckets of sand. Then there was a…

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Computer Science

Queens' (2017)

For me, it felt like the question in the first interview went quite badly because I thought I had t…

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Computer Science

King's (2017)

The first was 20-30 minutes of short maths questions that were mostly just little bits of maths. It…

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Computer Science

Churchill (2015)

Both interviews were entirely technical; no small talk or questions about my personal statement at …

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Computer Science

Sidney Sussex (2017)

The interview was immediately after I completed my CSAT. I was firstly asked to explain one of my s…

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Computer Science

Downing (2014)

Logic puzzles, basic efficiency analysis, understanding of code (in a language I said I could do)

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