University of British Columbia
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Interviews at University of British Columbia

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at University of British Columbia.
Interview experience
Based on 135 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 133 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 128 interviews
About two weeks

Interview process at University of British Columbia

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 7.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, their rating is 5.

Interview process length
About two weeks
28%
About a week
22%
About a day or two
21%
About a month
16%
More than one month
13%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
59%
Group interview
43%
Phone call/screening
42%
Written test
24%
Problem solving exercises
24%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
3%
They have no interview
3%
Drug test
2%

What candidates say about the interview process at University of British Columbia

  • It was good,, warm and not nerve wrecking
    Shared on 5 August 2019 - Housekeeper/Cleaner - ubc point grey
  • Interview is focused on seeing what type of person you are. This helps in knowing how you problem solve, if you can act professionally, and your knowledge of the UBC campus as well as Vancouver.
    Shared on 15 July 2019 - Customer Service Representative Supervisor - Vancouver, BC
  • Very detailed and comprehensive
    Shared on 27 September 2017 - Associate Director - Kelowna, BC

The first interview at University of British Columbia

How candidates got an interview
  • Other online job site33%
  • Paper application24%
  • Recruiter contacted me14%
  • I called them10%
  • Other9%

How candidates received their first interview at University of British Columbia

  • Flexible and made room for interview to be conducted at the comfortable time of the applicant.
    Shared on 17 January 2021
  • Applied online
    Shared on 7 January 2021 - Project Assistant - Vancouver, BC
  • There was no interview for this job.
    Shared on 22 March 2019 - Teaching Assistant - Kelowna, BC