Interview timetable

Below is a subject-specific timetable outlining when online interviews are taking place in 2023 for applicants shortlisted for entry in 2024. In addition, please note the following:

  • Shortlisted applicants may have more than one interview with more than one college
  • For some courses, all interviews will be arranged in advance
  • In other courses, there will be an initial block of pre-organised interviews which may then be followed by additional interviews
  • Where additional interviews are possible, the timetable gives the time by which you will be informed about them, and the days they may occur on
  • You should be given at least 24 hours' notice of any additional interviews
  • Where times are given in this timetable, they are given as UK time (GMT)
  • Candidates may be asked to attend interviews outside of the timeframes given in this timetable
  • Should an interview need to be rearranged due to technical difficulties or similar, then the rearranged interview may occur outside of the timeframes given in this timetable
CourseInformation Most pre-organised interviews will take place on/betweenYou will be notified about additional interviews byAdditional interviews will take place on/between
Archaeology and Anthropology

Candidates will have interviews at their first college on Monday 11 December and second college on Monday 11 or Tuesday 12 December.

Decisions regarding third college interviews will be communicated to applicants by 10am on Wednesday 13.

Third college interviews will take place on Thursday 14 December.

Monday 11 December to Tuesday 12 December10am on Wednesday 13 DecemberThursday 14 December
Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

Departmental interviews will take place on Tuesday 5 and Wednesday 6 December.

First college interviews will take place between Wednesday 6 and Friday 8 December.

Decisions regarding additional interviews will be communicated to applicants by 5pm on Friday 8 December.

Additional interviews will take place between Thursday 7 and Tuesday 12 December.

Tuesday 5 December to Wednesday 8 December 5pm on Friday 8 December Thursday 7 December and Tuesday 12 December
Biochemistry

The large majority of interviews will take place between Monday 4 December and Thursday 7 December, although some interviews might take place in the week commencing 27 November.

Monday 4 December to Thursday 7 DecemberN/AN/A
Biology

Each candidate will have interviews at two colleges between Monday 4 and Friday 8 December.

Monday 4 December to Friday 8 DecemberN/AN/A
Biomedical Sciences

Each shortlisted candidate will be interviewed by two colleges, with the interviews with the first college on Thursday 7 December and interviews with the second college on Friday 8 December.

Thursday 7 December to Friday 8 DecemberN/AN/A
Chemistry

First college interviews will take place between Monday 4 December and Thursday 7 December.

Decisions regarding second college interviews will be communicated by 10am on Monday 11 December.

Second college interviews will take place on Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13.

Monday 4 December to Thursday 7 December11am on Monday 11 DecemberTuesday 12 December and Wednesday 13 December
Classical Archaeology and Ancient History

First college interviews will take place on Monday 4 December and Tuesday 5 December.

Decisions regarding second college interviews will be communicated to applicants by 11am on Thursday 7 December.

Second college interviews will be on Friday 8 or Tuesday 12.

Monday 4 December to Tuesday 5 December11am on Thursday 7 DecemberFriday 8 December and Tuesday 12 December
Classics

Initial interviews with a first college, and sometimes with a second college, will take place on Monday 4, Tuesday 5, Wednesday 6 and Thursday 7 December.

Decisions regarding additional interviews will be communicated to applicants by 2pm on Friday 8.

Additional interviews will be on Monday 11, Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13.

Monday 4 December to Thursday 7 December2pm on Friday 8 DecemberMonday 11 December to Wednesday 13 December
Classics and Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

Initial interviews with a first college, and sometimes with a second college, will take place on Monday 4, Tuesday 5, Wednesday 6 and Thursday 7 December.

Asian and Middle Eastern Studies departmental interviews will take place on Tuesday 5 and Wednesday 6 December.

Decisions regarding additional interviews will be communicated to applicants by 5pm on Friday 8 December.

Additional interviews will take place between Thursday 7 and Wednesday 13 December.

Monday 4 December to Thursday 7 December5pm on Friday 8 DecemberThursday 7 December to Wednesday 13 December
Classics and English

Initial interviews with a first college, and sometimes with a second college, will take place on Monday 4, Tuesday 5, Wednesday 6 and Thursday 7 December.

Decisions regarding additional interviews will be communicated to applicants by 2pm on Friday 8.

Additional interviews will be on Monday 11, Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13.

Monday 4 December to Thursday 7 December2pm on Friday 8 DecemberMonday 11 December to Wednesday 13 December
Computer Science

Most first and second college interviews will take place on Monday 11 December, Tuesday 12 December and some on Wednesday 13 December.

Additional interviews will take place on Wednesday 13 December or Thursday 14 December.

Some interviews, particularly for those with large time zone differences to the UK, may take place in the second half of the week commencing 4 December.

Monday 11 December to Wednesday 13 DecemberN/AWednesday 13 December to Thursday 14 December
Computer Science and Philosophy

Most first and second college interviews will take place on Monday 11 December, Tuesday 12 December and some on Wednesday 13 December.

Additional interviews will take place on Wednesday 13 December or Thursday 14 December.

Some interviews, particularly for those with large time zone differences to the UK, may take place in the second half of the week commencing 4 December.

Monday 11 December to Wednesday 13 DecemberN/AWednesday 13 December to Thursday 14 December
Earth Sciences

Interviews will take place on Monday 4, Tuesday 5 and Wednesday 6 December.

Monday 4 December to Wednesday 6 DecemberN/AN/A
Economics and Management

First college interviews will take place on Wednesday 6, Thursday 7 and Friday 8th December.

Decisions regarding second college interviews will be communicated to applicants by 10am on Monday 11 December.

Second college interviews will take place on Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13.

Wednesday 6 December to Friday 8 December10am on Monday 11 DecemberTuesday 12 December and Wednesday 13 December
Engineering

Most interviews will take place on Monday 11, Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13 December, and some interviews may take place on Thursday 14 December.

Overseas candidates may have interviews in the week commencing Monday 4 December.

Monday 11 December to Thursday 14 DecemberN/AN/A
English Language and Literature

First college interviews will take place on Monday 4, Tuesday 5 and Wednesday 6 December.

Decisions regarding second college interviews will be communicated to applicants by 2pm on Thursday 7 December.

Second college interviews will be on Monday 11, Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13 December.

Monday 4 December to Wednesday 6 December2pm on Thursday 7 DecemberMonday 11 December to Wednesday 13 December
Fine Art

Candidates will have a departmental panel interview on any of Monday 4, Tuesday 5 and Wednesday 6 December.

Candidates may also have a college interview during this time.

Decisions regarding second college interviews will be communicated by 2pm on Wednesday 6 December, with interviews taking place on Friday 8.

Monday 4 December to Wednesday 6 December2pm on Wednesday 6 DecemberFriday 8 December
Geography

Interviews will take place on weekdays between Wednesday 6 December and Wednesday 13 December.

Wednesday 6 December to Wednesday 13 DecemberN/AN/A
History (Ancient and Modern) 

First college interviews will take place on Monday 4, Tuesday 5, Wednesday 6, Thursday 7 and Friday 8 December.

Decisions regarding second college interviews will be communicated to applicants by 11am on Monday 11 December.

Second college interviews will take place on Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13 December.

Monday 4 December to Friday 8 December11am on Monday 11 DecemberTuesday 12 December and Wednesday 13 December
History

First college interviews will take place on Monday 4, Tuesday 5, Wednesday 6, Thursday 7 and Friday 8 December.

Decisions regarding second college interviews will be communicated to applicants by 11am on Monday 11 December.

Second college interviews will take place on Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13 December.

Monday 4 December to Friday 8 December11am on Monday 11 DecemberTuesday 12 December and Wednesday 13 December
History and Economics

First college interviews will take place on Monday 4, Tuesday 5, Wednesday 6, Thursday 7 and Friday 8 December.

Decisions regarding second college interviews will be communicated to applicants by 11am on Monday 11 December.

Second college interviews will take place on Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13 December.

Monday 4 December to Friday 8 December11am on Monday 11 DecemberTuesday 12 December and Wednesday 13 December
History and Politics

First college interviews will take place on Monday 4, Tuesday 5, Wednesday 6, Thursday 7 and Friday 8 December.

Decisions regarding second college interviews will be communicated to applicants by 11am on Monday 11 December.

Second college interviews will take place on Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13 December.

Monday 4 December to Friday 8 December11am on Monday 11 DecemberTuesday 12 December and Wednesday 13 December
History and English

First college interviews will take place on Monday 4, Tuesday 5, Wednesday 6, Thursday 7 and Friday 8 December.

Decisions regarding second college interviews will be communicated to applicants by 11am on Monday 11 December.

Second college interviews will take place on Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13 December.

Monday 4 December to Friday 8 December11am on Monday 11 DecemberTuesday 12 December and Wednesday 13 December
History of Art

Each candidate will have two interviews across Monday 4 and Tuesday 5 December (they may or may not be on the same day).

Monday 4 December to Tuesday 5 DecemberN/AN/A
Human Sciences

First and second college interviews will take place on Tuesday 5, Wednesday 6, Thursday 7 and Friday 8 December.

Decisions regarding departmental panel interviews will be communicated to applicants by 9:30am on Monday 11 December.

Panel interviews will take place on Tuesday 12 December.

Tuesday 5 December to Friday 8 December9:30am on Monday 11 DecemberTuesday 12 December
Law/Law with Law Studies in Europe

First college interviews will take place between Monday 4 December and Wednesday 6 December.

Decisions regarding second college interviews will be communicated to candidates by 11am on Thursday 7 December.

Second college interviews will take place on Friday 8 December.

Monday 4 December to Wednesday 6 December11am on Thursday 7 DecemberFriday 8 December
Materials Science

 Each candidate will have two interviews, one at each of two different colleges, with either interview taking place on any of Thursday 7, Monday 11, Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13 December.

Thursday 7 December to Wednesday 13 DecemberN/AN/A
Mathematics / Mathematics and Statistics

Most first and second college interviews will take place on Monday 11, Tuesday 12, Wednesday 13 and Thursday 14 December, although some interviews will take place in the week commencing Monday 4 December.

Monday 11 December to Thursday 14 DecemberN/AN/A
Mathematics and Computer Science

Most first and second college interviews will take place on Monday 11 December, Tuesday 12 December and some on Wednesday 13 December.

Additional interviews will take place on Wednesday 13 December or Thursday 14 December.

Some interviews, particularly for those with large time zone differences to the UK, may take place in the second half of the week commencing 4 December."

Monday 11 December to Wednesday 13 DecemberN/AThursday 14 December
Mathematics and Philosophy

Most first and second college interviews will take place on Monday 11, Tuesday 12, Wednesday 13 and Thursday 14 December, although some interviews will take place in the week commencing Monday 4 December.

Monday 11 December to Thursday 14 DecemberN/AN/A
Medicine

Each shortlisted candidate will be interviewed by two colleges, with the interviews being either on Monday 11 or on Tuesday 12 December.

Monday 11 December to Tuesday 12 DecemberN/AN/A
Medicine (Graduate Entry)

Each shortlisted candidate will be interviewed by two colleges, with the interviews with the first college on Thursday 14 December and interviews with the second college on Friday 15 December.

Thursday 14 December to Friday 15 DecemberN/AN/A
Classics and Modern Languages

First college interviews will take place on Monday 4, Tuesday 5, Wednesday 6 and Thursday 7 December.

Decisions regarding second college interviews will be communicated to applicants by 2pm on Friday 8 December.

Second college interviews will take place on Monday 11, Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13 December.

Monday 4 December to Thursday 7 December2pm on Friday 8 DecemberMonday 11 December and Wednesday 13 December
English and Modern Languages

First college interviews will take place on Monday 4, Tuesday 5, Wednesday 6 and Thursday 7 December.

Decisions regarding second college interviews will be communicated to applicants by 2pm on Friday 8 December.

Second college interviews will take place on Monday 11, Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13 December.

Monday 4 December to Thursday 7 December2pm on Friday 8 DecemberMonday 11 December and Wednesday 13 December
European and Middle Eastern Languages

First college interviews will take place on Monday 4, Tuesday 5, Wednesday 6 and Thursday 7 December.

Asian and Middle Eastern Studies departmental interviews will take place on Tuesday 5 and Wednesday 6 December.

Decisions regarding additional interviews will be communicated to applicants by 5pm on Friday 8 December.

Additional interviews will take place between Thursday 7 and Wednesday 13 December.

Monday 4 December to Thursday 7 December5pm on Friday 8 DecemberThursday 7 December and Wednesday 13 December
History and Modern Languages

First college interviews will take place on Monday 4, Tuesday 5, Wednesday 6, Thursday 7 and Friday 8 December.

Decisions regarding second college interviews will be communicated to applicants by 2pm on Friday 8 December.

Second college interviews will take place on Monday 11, Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13 December.

Monday 4 December to Friday 8 December2pm on Friday 8 DecemberMonday 11 December and Wednesday 13 December
Modern Languages

First college interviews will take place on Monday 4, Tuesday 5, Wednesday 6 and Thursday 7 December.

Decisions regarding second college interviews will be communicated to applicants by 2pm on Friday 8 December.

Second college interviews will take place on Monday 11, Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13 December.

Monday 4 December to Thursday 7 December2pm on Friday 8 DecemberMonday 11 December and Wednesday 13 December
Modern Languages and Linguistics

First college interviews will take place on Monday 4, Tuesday 5, Wednesday 6 and Thursday 7 December.

Decisions regarding second college interviews will be communicated to applicants by 2pm on Friday 8 December.

Second college interviews will take place on Monday 11, Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13 December.

Monday 4 December to Thursday 7 December2pm on Friday 8 DecemberMonday 11 December and Wednesday 13 December
Philosophy and Modern Languages

First college interviews will take place on Monday 4, Tuesday 5, Wednesday 6 and Thursday 7 December.

Decisions regarding second college interviews will be communicated to applicants by 2pm on Friday 8 December.

Second college interviews will take place on Monday 11, Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13 December.

Monday 4 December to Thursday 7 December2pm on Friday 8 DecemberMonday 11 December and Wednesday 13 December
Music

First and second college interviews will take place on Monday 4, Tuesday 5 and Wednesday 6 December.

Decisions regarding departmental interviews will be communicated to applicants by 5pm on Thursday 7 December.

Departmental interviews will take place on Monday 11 December.

Monday 4 December to Wednesday 6 December5pm on Thursday 7 DecemberMonday 11 December
Philosophy, Politics and Economics

Most first college interviews will take place on Monday 4 and Tuesday 5 December, although some interviews for overseas candidates will take place in the week commencing Monday 27 November, and some interviews may take place on the morning of Wednesday 6 December.

Decisions regarding second college interviews will be communicated to applicants by 11am on Thursday 7 December.

Second college interviews will take place on Friday 8, Monday 11, Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13 December.

Monday 4 December to Tuesday 5 December11am on Thursday 7 DecemberFriday 8 December to Wednesday 13 December
Physics

First college interviews will take place on Wednesday 6, Thursday 7, Friday 8 and Monday 11 December.

Second college interviews will take place on Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13 December.

Wednesday 6 December to Monday 13 DecemberN/AN/A
Physics and Philosophy

First college interviews will take place on Wednesday 6, Thursday 7, Friday 8 and Monday 11 December.

Second college interviews will take place on Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13 December.

Wednesday 6 December to Wednesday 13 DecemberN/AN/A
Psychology (Experimental)

First and second college interviews will take place on Monday 11, Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13 December.

Monday 11 December to Wednesday 13 DecemberN/AN/A
Psychology, Philosophy and Linguistics

First and second college interviews will take place on Monday 11, Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13 December.

Monday 11 December to Wednesday 13 DecemberN/AN/A
Philosophy and Theology

First and second college interviews will take place Monday 4, Tuesday 5, Wednesday 6 and Thursday 7 December.

Monday 4 December to Thursday 7 DecemberN/AN/A
Religion and Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

First and second college interviews will take place between Monday 4 and Friday 8 December.

Asian and Middle Eastern Studies departmental interviews will take place on Tuesday 5 and Wednesday 6 December.

Decisions regarding additional interviews will be communicated to applicants by 5pm on Friday 8 December.

Additional interviews will take place between Thursday 7 and Tuesday 12 December.

Monday 4 December to Friday 8 DecemberFriday 8 DecemberThursday 7 December to 12 December
Theology and Religion

First and second college interviews will take place Monday 4, Tuesday 5, Wednesday 6 and Thursday 7 December.

Monday 4 December to Thursday 7 DecemberN/AN/A