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Ranking of Oxford colleges according to: large number of undergraduates studying classics and oriental studies, high percentage of private school students.

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  1. Magdalen College 86

    1. The most undergraduates studying Classics and Oriental Studies, with 7 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 17th highest percentage of private school students: 46.8% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 73
  2. Trinity College 62

    1. Fifth highest percentage of private school students: 54.4% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 95
    2. Second most undergraduates studying Classics and Oriental Studies, with 2 in 2007/8. 29
  3. University College 48

    1. Second highest percentage of private school students: 54.9% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 97
    2. Fifth most undergraduates studying Classics and Oriental Studies, with 0 in 2007/8. 0

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  1. The Queen's College 48

    1. Third highest percentage of private school students: 54.5% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 96
    2. 13th most undergraduates studying Classics and Oriental Studies, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  2. Exeter College 47

    1. Sixth highest percentage of private school students: 54.2% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 95
    2. 10th most undergraduates studying Classics and Oriental Studies, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  3. Christ Church 45

    1. Seventh highest percentage of private school students: 52.7% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 90
    2. 11th most undergraduates studying Classics and Oriental Studies, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  4. New College 43

    1. Ninth highest percentage of private school students: 51.6% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 87
    2. 12th most undergraduates studying Classics and Oriental Studies, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  5. Worcester College 43

    1. 10th highest percentage of private school students: 51.3% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 86
    2. Eighth most undergraduates studying Classics and Oriental Studies, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  6. Balliol College 36

    1. 18th highest percentage of private school students: 46.7% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 72
    2. 14th most undergraduates studying Classics and Oriental Studies, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  7. St John's College 32

    1. 29th highest percentage of private school students: 34.1% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 35
    2. Third most undergraduates studying Classics and Oriental Studies, with 2 in 2007/8. 29
  8. Somerville College 30

    1. 19th highest percentage of private school students: 42.5% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 60
    2. Ninth most undergraduates studying Classics and Oriental Studies, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  9. St Anne's College 27

    1. 23rd highest percentage of private school students: 40.6% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 54
    2. 15th most undergraduates studying Classics and Oriental Studies, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  10. St Hilda's College 26

    1. 25th highest percentage of private school students: 39.5% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 51
    2. Fourth most undergraduates studying Classics and Oriental Studies, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  11. Wadham College 21

    1. 27th highest percentage of private school students: 36.3% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 42
    2. Sixth most undergraduates studying Classics and Oriental Studies, with 0 in 2007/8. 0

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