Congratulations on being shortlisted for interview for the Bachelor of Nursing degree at Bangor University

Please ensure you follow this important information:

  • You will need to access your personal UCAS track page for the details of the date and location of your interview.
  • You must confirm your attendance through UCAS, if you do not do so your offer of interview will be withdrawn.
  • Interview dates will only be changed in exceptional circumstances.
  • You must arrive by 9.00 am and the interview process will commence at 9.30 and should finish by 1.30 pm.
  • If you are unable to attend on the given date please email – s.jeffreys@bangor.ac.uk for interviews at Bangor and j.l.phillips@bangor.ac.uk for interviews for Wrexham.

Applications for Adult (Bangor), Mental Health (Bangor) and Learning Disability; interviews are held at the School of Healthcare Sciences Bangor University, Fron Heulog, Ffriddoedd Road, Bangor LL57 2EF.
www.bangor.ac.uk/healthcaresciences/about/centres.php.en

Applications for Adult (Wrexham), Mental Health (Wrexham) and Child; interviews are held at the Bangor University, Wrexham Archimedes campus; interviews will take place at the School of Healthcare Science Bangor University, Archimedes Centre, Wrexham Technology Park, Croesnewydd Road Wrexham LL13 7YP. www.bangor.ac.uk/healthcaresciences/about/wrexham.php.en

Adult and Mental Health applicants please note our numbers for each campus are specified by the commissioners and a place at either Bangor or Wrexham campus is dependent on a commissioned bursary place being available.

Interview Dates: Bangor

Interviews for Adult, Mental Health and Learning Disability will take place at Bangor Fron Heulog on:

  • 24th November 2017
  • 1st December 2017
  • 26th January 2018
  • 19-23 February 2018
  • 28th February 2018 (PM)
  • 7th March 2018 (PM)
  • 16th March 2018
  • 18th April 2018 (PM)
  • 16th May 2018 (PM)
  • 13th June 2018 (PM)
  • 27th June 2018

Further interview dates will be arranged to meet demand

Interview Dates: Wrexham

Interviews for Adult & Mental Health will take place at the Wrexham Archimedes campus on:

  • 17th November 2017
  • 8th December 2017
  • 19-23 February 2018
  • 28th February 2018 (PM)
  • 7th March 2018 (PM)
  • 23rd March 2018
  • 25th April 2018 (PM)
  • 16th May 2018 (PM)
  • 13th June 2018 (PM)
  • 27th June 2018

Further interview dates will be arranged to meet demand

What to bring with you to interview:

  • All educational certificates, passport or driving licence and a passport size photograph. Please bring the orignal document plus a photocopy of all these documents to interview.
  • The completed All Wales Character reference which you can download here.
  • We will not be able to proceed with the interview if you do not bring these documents with you.

Interview format for Adult, Mental Health and Learning Disability:

  • Interviews are facilitated using a group work activity and multiple mini interviews.
  • Multiple mini interviews are a set of seven interview stations at which you will be asked a question by the interviewer. The questions take a value based approach and are designed to explore your qualities and values as well as your ability to think critically and communicate.
  • You should be prepared to answer questions on topics related to your application, your chosen field of nursing, team working, study skills, and your commitment to the course.
  • The interviews will be facilitated by academic staff, service users, and health board colleagues.
  • You will also be required write a short essay on a health/nursing related topic to review your literacy skills and how you have prepared for interview.

Child field interviews:

Child field interviews will follow a standard interview format with a member of academic staff and health board colleague. Interviews will take place at the Wrexham Archimedes Centre. You will receive a date and time for interview through your UCAS site.

Interview dates for Child Nursing at the Wrexham Archimedes campus:

  • Tuesday February 20th
  • Wednesday February 21st 
  • Thursday March 1st 
  • Tuesday March 6th
  • Tuesday March 13th
  • Thursday March 22nd

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.

Checklist:

Have I got everything ready for my interview?

  • The completed All Wales Character reference
  • All educational certificates
  • Passport or driving licence
  • Passport size photograph.

You must bring the orignal document and photocopies of the above documents to your interview