Through our interview process, we aim to discover what you’ve learned in school, evaluate critical thinking skills, assess how you solve problems and your ability to learn. You'll have an initial interview and, if selected, a second final interview.
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Preparing for your interview
Watch the videos below to help you prepare for your interview. Many of our roles will have different interview objectives, so we have created role specific videos to help you understand the process and prepare better.
Technical interview prep
Get tips, tricks, and the inside scoop on Microsoft technical interviews from Daisy, Software Engineer, and Ellen, University Recruiter.
Program management prep
Prepare for your program management interview with insider tips from our Program Managers Anjay and Grace, and University Recruiter Chelsea.
Hardware engineering prep
If you're preparing for a hardware engineering interview, discover some tips for putting your best foot forward with David, Hardware Engineer, and Kritin, University Recruiter.
Data science prep
Check out key tips that will help you prepare for your data science interview with Prateek, Data Scientist, and Amy, University Recruiter.
Business functions prep
Microsoft provides opportunities to empower you to create things that help others and change the world. Understand the Microsoft interview process for business functions roles and what to expect to prepare.