Oxbridge interviews have a reputation for challenging students with surprising and occasionally very strange questions.
Below are some of taxing questions – what would your answers be?
1. Medicine, Cambridge
How would you poison someone without the police finding out?
2. Law, Cambridge
Do you think you're clever?
3. English, Oxford
Would you rather be a novel or a poem?
4. Social and political sciences, Cambridge
Instead of politicians, why don't we let the managers of IKEA run the country?
5. History, Oxford
How do you organise a successful revolution?