Your guide to surviving university interviews... 🤷
It’s coming to the time of year where most people have submitted their UCAS and have interviews lined up. Although I had all my universities come back to me at this point and I had a good idea of where I wanted to go, I still felt it important to attend the interviews for my third and fourth choices as I wanted to get a clearer idea of what I wanted from a university.
I attended two interviews with two different structures. One was a one-on-one interview, where I was given a test and then answered personal questions. The second was a group interview where a group of 30 was split in half, and we attended a workshop before having individual interviews.
Finding a way to stand out and making your interviewer believe you’re a great candidate for the course is really scary. I pulled a conditional offer on my first interview and an unconditional offer on my second interview, just by keeping these things in mind. Here are a few tips on how to survive the university interview process: