Careers and Employability Service
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Your expert guide to interviews with advice on every step of the process to ensure you have every chance of success.

It was really helpful to run through practice questions as you asked me some questions that I had not previously considered, and it helped me think of different examples that I could use to sell myself in my actual interview. Also, you really motivated me and helped me to believe in myself.
Caitlin Aykroyd, BSc Financial Mathematics (2022)
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How to prepare for an interview

Build your confidence by following our advice on effective preparation

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Types of interview

Understanding what to expect from an interview can really help you to feel prepared

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Interview questions

Explore the types of questions asked and how to answer them

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Interview practice resources

Practice your interview skills with our online resources

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After an interview

Reflect on your interview to identify strengths and areas for improvement

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Nursing and midwifery interviews

Specialist advice to help you prepare for your nursing or midwifery interview



Careers and Employability Service

University of Nottingham
Portland Building, Level D
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0) 115 951 3680
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