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Interviews at University of Reading

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at University of Reading.
Interview experience
Based on 23 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 23 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 22 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at University of Reading

Overview experience
Poor
Excellent
Easy
Difficult
Interview process length
About a day or two
41%
About a week
32%
About two weeks
14%
About a month
14%
More than one month
0%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
60%
Group interview
30%
Presentation
30%
Written test
25%
Problem solving exercises
20%
Least reported steps
Background check
0%
Drug test
0%
Other
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at University of Reading

  • They were very friendly and kind all the time.
    Shared on 8 May 2019 - Student Ambassador - Reading
  • For me, I got accepted by my supervisor to be a PhD student
    Shared on 2 August 2017 - Student Demonstrator (0 hours contract) - Reading
Interview tips at University of Reading
Dress code for the interview
  • Formal (business suit)43%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)26%
  • They didn’t have a dress code22%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)9%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at University of Reading
  • Be calm and talk about why you are passionate about the job.
    Shared on 23 April 2019 - Digital Content Ambassador - Reading