Questions on Your Education​

Depending on your work experience, your education may or may not have a lot of relevance to the role you are applying for. That said, thinking of some great answers to these questions would be an advantage especially if you never completed a degree or decided to take your education further with undertaking a master’s degree.


Below are a few frequently asked Education questions:


  1. Tell me about your educational background.

  2. How has your education prepared you for this job?

  3. How has your education prepared you for your career?

  4. What influenced your choice of university?

  5. What other schools did you consider attending?

  6. Why did you choose your degree?

  7. What extracurricular activities did you participate in?

  8. Do you have any long-term education goals?

  9. What skills have you learned in University that apply to your career?

  10. Do your grades reflect your potential?

  11. Why have you not chosen to do a master’s degree?

  12. Why did you choose to do a master’s degree?

  13. Do you have any regrets about the way you spent your time during University?

  14. Your degree doesn’t relate to this job. Why are you moving away from your studies?

  15. Why did you not complete your degree?