Oxford University is one of the most prestigious academic institutions in the world.
So, of course it's very hard to get into. You have to have flawless grades and also pass an admissions test.
Now, the uni have released some sample questions from said admissions tests for various different faculties – along with the answers so you can see if you would make the grade.
Oxford’s director of admissions Samina Khan claimed that admissions consist mostly of ‘academic conversation’ about the subject applied for – and they’re pretty philosophical questions if these are anything to go by.