Top 10 Graduate School Interview Questions
- Why did you choose to apply to our program?
- What are your career goals? How will this program help you
achieve your goals?
- What skills do you bring to this program? How will you help
your mentor in his or her research?
- Describe a research project you've worked on.
- How would your professors describe you?
- In what ways has your previous experience prepared you for
graduate study in our program?
- What do you believe your greatest challenge will be if you are
accepted into this program?
- If you aren't accepted into graduate school, what are your
- How will you be able to make a contribution to this field?
- Why should we accept you over another applicant?