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Interview Support Sessions

Event date: this support is available from December to March

Event time:

Please use the 24 hour format and provide the start and end date where possible e.g. 13:00 – 14:00: 1 – 2:30 and 4 – 5:30

Location: Online and in person at:

Dentistry – Edgbaston

Birmingham B15 2TT

United Kingdom

All other subjects – Online

Event information: We are delighted to offer you a package of support to help you prepare for any interviews you may have. Through a series of videos, resources and events, you will get access to:

  • Advice from admissions tutors about what to expect
  • Several practice interview questions Weekly videos on the skills admissions tutors are looking for you to demonstrate Tips and tricks from current students about how to prepare answers and build your confidence
  • The opportunity to attend a live practice interview with current UoB students in your subject to hone your skills

This event is suitable for:

– Year 13

How to book a place: You will work your way through 6 weekly modules on the Canvas course, which will cover all the topics above in text and video format. You can work through this in your own time, and revisit the pages as necessary throughout your preparation for an interview.: https://canvas.bham.ac.uk/courses/59575

To give you the opportunity to practise answering some interview questions live and get feedback on your responses, you can book to attend a live practice interview. In this session, you will be split into small groups and a current student in the subject will ask you some interview questions. You will get to hear and learn from each other’s responses and get feedback on what you did well and how you can improve before the real thing. This is an excellent opportunity to build confidence, try out your answers and prepare yourself for talking aloud about your experiences and tailoring them to the questions, so we strongly recommend you come along.

There will be at least two live sessions to choose from per subject, but spaces on each webinar are limited, so places will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis: https://app.geckoform.com/public/#/modern/FOEU0260ZvzX10Ic

Recording your attendance on the RO student hub: please note that you must attend one of the live sessions in order to have this event count towards the RO event requirement.

Please email the the University of Birmingham at realisingopportunities@contacts.bham.ac.uk after you have attended the live event to confirm your attendance. Please include your full name, the date, time and title of the event. Please note that uploading attendance to the RO student hub is a manual process so can take some time- please do not worry about this.

Event Details

Date: 1 November 2021 @ 8:00 am - 1 March 2022 @ 5:00 pm
Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm