Oxford & Cambridge Mock Interview Course
Lay the foundation for an Oxbridge interview which demonstrates your ambition and excellence at this year’s Mock Interview Course.
The Oxbridge Mock Interview Course returns to Singapore this Autumn to provide expert support to students who have applied to Oxford or Cambridge and whom are scheduled to attend an interview as part of their application process. This is the second Mock Interview Course, specifically scheduled to provide support for Oxford and Cambridge applicants taking in their interviews in the UK in December, or by phone/Skype from Singapore.
The first Oxford & Cambridge Mock Interview Course runs over a single day in October. Applicants join our Consulting team in the morning for a series of academic seminars and workshops, where students discuss and dive into interview technique, interview questions, and the panel of interviewers students should expect to encounter. This workshop environment encourages students to engage with other applicants and to share technique and insight into the interview process.
Applicants join our Consulting team in the morning for a series of academic seminars and workshops, where students discuss and dive into interview technique, interview questions, and the panel of interviewers students should expect to encounter. This workshop environment encourages students to engage with other applicants and to share technique and insight into the interview process.
In the afternoon students sit down to three mock interviews. Students will take the roles of both interviewees and interviewers for a deep understanding of the interview process as well as get the chance to be interviewed by one of EIB's experienced Oxbridge Mentors whom will focus the interview on course-specific content in a similar style to that which can be expected at interview. After each interview, applicants receive feedback and recommendations of how to continue to prepare ahead of the big day. Should there be a large number of participants, some mock interviews may be scheduled for the next day.
Applicants are encouraged to engage with our team before the day of their mock interviews, sharing their personal statement, examples of their written work, academic profile, and interests and extra-curricular activities with their Consultant beforehand in order for their interviews to be best tailored to their profile.
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"I would definitely recommend this course as it has helped me feel more prepared for my interviews"
Aditi, Oxbridge Mock Interview Course attendee 2017 and successful Cambridge applicant
As the UCAS Oxbridge applications are due by 20th September for Cambridge applicants looking to interview in Singapore, this Course focuses solely on preparing for interview applicants, and will not involve any support for personal statements, university choices or aptitude test revision. Should you wish to receive guidance throughout your Oxbridge application, EIB Oxbridge Consulting have a range of support options which we would be delighted to discuss with you, and invite you to see our Oxbridge Consultancy page here or to get in touch at firstname.lastname@example.org. There will be an additional Oxbridge Mock Interview Day on the 24th November for those students applying to Oxford and Cambridge and expecting to be called to interview in December.
Sam graduated from Oxford, where he studied Jurisprudence at Trinity College. Since graduating he has held positions as an International Criminal Prosecutor for the United Nations, as an Associate Solicitor for a leading Magic Circle law firm, and as a legal consultant to numerous businesses and organisations. Since joining our team of Consultants five years ago, Sam has successfully supported numerous students in their applications to Oxford and Cambridge, from college advice to LNAT preparations. His exploratory and engaging consulting style helps his students achieve their best, and submit the best application.
Marie is the former Director of Studies in Psychological and Behavioural Sciences at Downing College, University of Cambridge, from where she holds her PhD Cognitive Neuroscience. As a graduate and former lecturer at Cambridge, Marie is expertly placed to advise students, first-hand, on her experiences as an academic in her field, as well as the intricacies and complexities of the admissions process to Oxford and Cambridge, that only someone who has sat on interview panels would know.
Tom is currently in his final year of his Core Medical Training rotations in renal medicine, after his most recent rotations in Oncology, General Medicine, and Accident & Emergency. He graduated with a BA Medical Sciences from the University of Oxford before being awarded his MBBS Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from Imperial College London. Whilst practising as an F1 doctor Tom sat on the admissions interview panel for Brighton & Sussex Medical School, giving him a unique insight into medical admissions, in addition to his own experience at Oxford and experience supporting students’ applications.
Tim graduated with his MEng Engineering Science from St. Edmund Hall, Oxford after scoring 44 in the International Baccalaureate. Tim is the founder of Elite IB, and has successfully supported countless students in their applications to Oxford & Cambridge since our inception, with an outstanding track record of guiding students through the complexities of the application process. Tim’s years of experience advising students on their university, college, and course selections make him an ideal Consultant for students applying to Oxford and Cambridge, in a range of subjects.
Josh graduated from Queen’s College, Oxford with First Class Honours in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics (PPE), third in his class of 250. Josh hasyears of experience guiding prospective Oxford & Cambridge candidates through the rigorous application process for courses including PPE, Economics & Management, Politics, andHistory. Proficient in a number of languages, including Russian and French, his academic acumen means Josh is well placed to advise any candidate on their application to Oxford or Cambridge, in a variety of subjects and to a number of particular colleges.
Lovkush graduated with Distinction from Corpus Christi, Cambridge with an MMath Mathematics, and recently completed his PhD in Pure Mathematics at the University of Leeds, where he studied reducts of countable homogeneous structures and served as a post-graduate tutor to students at the university. An experienced Consultant, Lovkush has supported students previously, providing support to applicants by means of interview preparation, mock interviews, and admission test tutoring. A graduate of the International Baccalaureate, Lovkush is experienced at navigating the admissions process as an IB student, and has also supported students from a variety of educational backgrounds, including A-Level.
Early-bird price: $450
Non-refundable deposit payment required: $60
Registrations close Sunday 30th September.
We have historically welcomed multiple students from the same school to our courses over the years, and encourage schools to contact us to discuss the discounts we are able to offer their students when making bookings on their behalf. Schools can contact us at email@example.com .
From guiding students in their college selection to preparing them for interview, we have a proven history of successfully aiding students to demonstrate their drive, their ambition, and their talent in their Oxford & Cambridge applications. Honest and personal support, to suit applicants in any and every circumstance.
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