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Selection tests

Psychometric tests and questionnaires are structured, systematic ways of evaluating how people perform on tasks or react to different situations. This section covers how to prepare for them.

What to expect

Find out more in this section on what to expect when asked to complete an aptitude test or personality questionnaire, including top tips on how to prepare.

Useful resources

The Careers Service can help you prepare for aptitude tests through a range of resources, including reference and online books, practice tests and other online resources.

Practice tests and questionnaires

This page provides links to examples of aptitude tests and personality questionnaires for practising, all of which are free.