Dates will be listed here as they become available. All dates are provisional and subject to change should unforeseen circumstances arise.
If you have applied to Downing College and know that you will be unable to make one or more of the days specified for your subject, email the Admissions Officer, Kate Flint as soon as possible. If enough notice is given, it may be possible to avoid scheduling your interviews on those days. It is not possible to make any changes after you have been notified of your interview times.
Interviews can start as early as 8.30am, with the later ones finishing at 6.30pm.
We encourage candidates for Medicine and Veterinary Medicine to check the dates below and let us know as soon as possible about any potential clashes with interviews at other universities.
The College does not normally offer undergraduate places to candidates who are unavailable for interview.
Interview dates by subject 2017
Archaeology: 5 or 12 December - to be confirmed
Architecture: 5 and 6 December - to be confirmed
Asian and Middle Eastern Studies: One of 4, 5 or 6 December - to be confirmed
Classics: One or more of 4, 5 and 6 December - to be confirmed
Computer Science: to be confirmed
Economics: 11, 12 and 13 December
Education: One of 4, 5 or 6 December - to be confirmed
Engineering: to be confirmed
English: to be confirmed
Geography: to be confirmed
History: to be confirmed
History and MML: to be confirmed
History and Politics: to be confirmed
History of Art: One or more of 5, 6 and 7 December - to be confirmed
Human, Social and Political Sciences: 28 and 29 November plus 30 November if required
Land Economy: to be confirmed
Law: w/b 4 December plus additional dates if required
Linguistics: 5 December
Mathematics: to be confirmed
Medicine: to be confirmed
Modern and Medieval Languages: 4 and 5 December
Natural Sciences: 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8 December
Philosophy: One of 5, 6 or 7 December - to be confirmed
Psychological and Behavioural Sciences: to be confirmed
Theology and Religious Studies: One of 4 or 5 December - to be confirmed
Veterinary Medicine: to be confirmed