Example Graduate Interview Questions & Answers

You've filled in applications, sent off CVs and e-mailed enquiries to countless companies...you finally get the call back you've been waiting for asking for an interview, and instead of feeling elated you are panic struck at the thought of being interrogated by your potential boss.

Don't panic!

We have done a lot of the hard work for you to bring you samples of questions which you might face in an interview across many industry sectors. We've even given you some handy hints in giving the best answer possible to land the graduate job of your dreams.

The key to impressing your interviewer is preparation - make sure you thoroughly research not just the company but the industry you have applied to join, make sure you have picked apart the job specification and have examples of what makes you perfect for the role highlighted on your CV. In the days running up to your interview have a look at the news to see if the company has featured, or if there is any other news relevant to the industry sector. An appreciation of current affairs will impress your employer and by focussing on the company or industry sector specifically you are demonstrating your genuine interest and enthusiasm for the role.

Click on the links below to go straight to example interview questions in the industry sector of most interest to you.