Undergraduate and Postgraduate Social Work Interview

Once you have applied for one of our Social Work* courses and if you have been shortlisted, you will be invited for an interview. 

Courses: BA (Hons) Social Work and MA Social Work.

Interview method: Interviews will be On-Campus for HOME students and only Online for INTERNATIONAL applicants for those wishing to start in 2024.

On Campus: The Rosalind Franklin(MB) Building, Wolverhampton City Campus, WV1 1LY.  Directions can be found here.

Interview preparation- Important Information

Pre-interview tasks required:

  • Have a form of identification (e.g. passport, driving licence, etc.) ready to present on arrival.

  • Please arrive in good time for your interview. There are refreshment facilities on campus and if you are accompanied to your interview, your guest is welcome to use these whilst you have your interview.
  • At the start of the interview, you must show a form of picture ID as proof of who the interviewer is talking to. Acceptable documents include a passport, driving license, college ID badge, etc. (please note we do not accept copies).
  • As a guide, the interview day will involve the following: 

    Written Test, Course Presentation, Break - results of written task stating if you can continue to interview, Group Discussion, Break, and then Interview.

After attending your interview, you will be notified on whether or not you’ve passed within 3-5 working days. If you are successful, your offer will be confirmed within 14 working days.

If you’re unsuccessful, you will be made an alternative offer on another course that we think you are suitable for. Find out more.

If you’re unable to attend your interview, you can amend your date/time via e:Vision up to 72 hours before your interview. If you’re unable to attend less than 72 hours before, please contact us by email or phone as soon as possible. Find out how to amend your appointment here.

Please note if you fail to notify us that you’re unable to attend, your application will be rejected.

Contact us via e-mail - socialworkinterviews@wlv.ac.uk.