10 October

Your Essential Guide To Nailing The Interview For Oxford Or Cambridge University

Out of the four subjects I had taken at AS Level, I’d got a B in my English Literature exam. And guess what? English was what I’d applied to study at Cambridge University. Never. Going to. Happen. But here I am today, writing to you with a 2:1 in English from Robinson College, University of Cambridge. So what happened in my interview to mean that – despite a snowball’s chance in hell – I was accepted?