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: Education Written Assessment
Number of interviews: 2
Skype interview: no
Time between interviews: 4 hours
Length of first interview: 15 minutes; Length of second interview: 30 minutes
The first interview was not subject related so I was asked about what I imagined life in Cambridge to be like. I also talked about the workload at school and my interest in the subject. I was
In the second subject related interview I was given different statements on Education and we discussed them. It was rather like a chat and we were sitting around a coffee table so I felt quite comfortable.
The best thing I did was to read a lot as preparation. I also practiced essays. During the interview I had the impression that they really liked that I was continuously talking even if my thoughts were not really well thought-out. But they could see how my thinking developed throughout the interview and that their questions and suggestions had an impact on me. I guess they wanted to see that I was
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