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Midwifery: Interview and Selection

If you have been successfully shortlisted you will be invited to one of the selection days for an interview, selection days are held in both Bangor and Wrexham. The site you are invited to for selection day does not necessarily reflect your placement location if offered a place on the course. The selection day will involve group interviews by lecturing and senior Health Board midwifery staff, written and numeracy tests under examination conditions and the opportunity to tour the School and meet current/former students.

The interview day will start at 9 am and will end by 4 pm. The day will be quite full therefore make sure you bring some snacks and some lunch. Please also allow time to find parking (there is no parking available at the Bangor campus.)
If you are unable to attend on the given date please email –

Interviews at the Bangor Campus are held at the School of Health Sciences Bangor University, Fron Heulog, Ffriddoedd Road, Bangor LL57 2EF.

Interviews at the Wrexham Campus ar held at the School of Health Sciences Bangor University, Wrexham Campus, Wrexham Technology Park, Croesnewydd Road Wrexham LL13 7YP.

See information on Bangor and Wrexham Campus here.

During the selection day the admissions team will need to confirm your identity. You will need to bring with you an original and a copy of a birth certificate, passport or driving licence plus two passport sized photographs of yourself. You also need to bring along a completed character reference with you. The form and instructions can be downloaded here. The results of any outstanding results you are yet to receive will be verified via UCAS during Confirmation and Clearing in August.

What happens following interview?

You will be informed of the outcome of your interview through UCAS so it is important that you check your account regularly.

If you have been accepted following interview

If you have been accepted following interview then please read the page covering the process following interview.

If you have been declined following interview or you were not shortlisted for the BM course

Please read your offer carefully as although you may have been declined for Midwifery, the University may well make you an alternative offer for a different course.

If you have been declined following interview or were not shortlisted for an interview, then click here for a presentation outlining common reasons for unsuccessful applications

Please click here to return to the information page for the Bachelor of Midwifery programme.