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How can we deal with interview anxiety?

Firstly we want to point out that university interviewers will completely expect you to be nervous and will make allowances to a certain extent. No university will want to trip …

Getting the most out of this course

How this all works You will work independently through the course at your own pace. All of the course content is now available to you, so if you need to, …

Why do universities interview?

Essentially universities will use interviews to further assess their applicants and to choose those best suited to the course. An interview allows a university to find out more about the …

Why do we get nervous?

There are many reasons why we may get nervous about a university interview, and often these are for similar reasons that you may get nervous when attending a job interview. …

What are university interviews?

A university interview is a chance for a department to get to know you better, as well as for you to find out more about the course and the department …

Summary

You’re now over half way through the course! It’s all cruising from here, heading into Week 3 and after which you’ll have completed the course. This has been a really …

Preparing questions to ask the interviewer

So we’ve thought all about how you should answer the questions you’ve been asked by the interviewer… now to think about turning the tables and what to ask back! Not …

Top tips

Want some top tips for any university interview at your fingertips? We’ve got them right here! The video above gives some great tips for the interview day itself. We’ve summarised …

What should I wear?

That age old statement – ‘I’ve got nothing to wear!’ But you probably have! It is tricky to know what to wear to a university interview; it’s a fairly formal …

Non-traditional routes to university

Not everyone decides to come to university straight after college, or has what might be classed as a ‘traditional’ route through to higher education – and that’s great! We are …

Have a go yourself!

Let’s put everything you’ve learnt so far together and have a go at answering a question you may be asked at a university interview! Below we’ve given you a choice …

What kinds of questions might you be asked?

As much as we’d love to tell you exactly which questions you’ll be asked in your university interview, that would be cheating… and where’s the fun in that?! We can, …

What are Admissions Tutors looking for?

You’ve got a idea now of the kinds of questions you might be asked but what are Admissions Tutors and interview assessors really looking for? In the video above we …