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University open days: questions to ask, by subject

Off to a university open day? Don't leave home without printing off one of these – our handy checklists of questions to ask, tailored to the subject area you're interested in.

Knowing what questions to ask tutors and current students will help you get to the bottom of whether a course is really right for you and there's no better chance to do that than at an open day. Select your chosen degree subject area from the list below:


Biological sciences


Chemistry, physics and geology

Computer science

Creative arts



History and philosophy



Linguistics, literature and classics

Maths and statistics

Medicine, dentistry and nursing

PR, media and journalism

Social sciences


Veterinary sciences


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