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Oxford University Announces Online Interviews for December 2023

Are you a student planning to apply to Oxford University for the academic year starting in September 2024? If so, we have exciting news for you! Oxford University has recently announced that all interviews for the upcoming application cycle will be conducted online. This decision comes as no surprise, as online interviews have been successfully implemented since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020.



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The Benefits of Online Interviews

The transition to online interviews brings several advantages for prospective students. One notable benefit is the convenience and comfort of participating in interviews from your own home. No longer will you need to undertake lengthy journeys by train or plane to reach Oxford. Instead, you can relax in a familiar environment and focus on showcasing your skills and knowledge.

Familiarity with the Online Format

It's important to note that online interviews have become a tried and tested method over the past few years. The University of Oxford has refined the process, ensuring a smooth and efficient experience for applicants. Rest assured that you can approach these interviews with confidence, knowing that the university has perfected the online interview format.

Preparation is Key

To excel in your online interviews, thorough preparation is crucial. While the format may be different from traditional face-to-face interviews, the fundamental principles remain the same. You should showcase your passion for your chosen subject, demonstrate critical thinking skills, and effectively communicate your thoughts.

To assist you in your preparation, we have curated a comprehensive guide to Oxbridge interviews. This guide covers various aspects of the interview process, including tips and tricks specific to the online format. It provides valuable insights on how to present yourself confidently, tackle challenging questions, and make a lasting impression on the interviewers.

Stay Updated for Further Details

As the application cycle progresses, Oxford University will release additional details regarding subject-based timetables and interview logistics. We recommend regularly visiting the official Oxford University website to stay up-to-date with the latest information. Additionally, keep an eye on our social media accounts and blog, as we will be providing timely updates to ensure you have all the necessary information at your fingertips.


In Summary 

The University of Oxford's decision to continue with online interviews for the December 2023 application cycle brings immense convenience and opportunities for prospective students. Embrace the benefits of online interviews, prepare diligently using our comprehensive guide, and stay informed about the latest updates through the university's website and our social media channels. Remember, your dedication and commitment to excellence will undoubtedly shine through, regardless of the interview format.
If you’re unsure as to how online interviews are going to work or how to prepare for them, check out our guide to Oxbridge interviews and our top tips for Oxbridge interviews for more hints and tricks to acing interviews in an online format.
In the fullness of time, we expect further details, including subject-based timetables, to be uploaded to the Oxford University website, so keep your eyes peeled on our social media accounts and blog as we keep you updated!


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