Types of Interviews

Learn the various interview types, as well as types of interview questions to ask, in this free career-focused lesson.

Types of interviews


When we think about interviews, we often imagine going to a place of business to speak with one person—usually a potential boss or hiring manager. However, job interviews can take a wide range of forms and can be held in person, over the phone, or via video conference. Here are seven types of interviews you may encounter in addition to a face-to-face, one-on-one interview:

Every interview is unique; your interview may be a combination of the interview types discussed above, or it may be completely different.