Choose Your Oxford College

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

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  1. Magdalen College 64

    1. The most undergraduates studying Classics and Oriental Studies, with 7 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 14th highest percentage of state school students: 53.2% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 27
  2. St John's College 47

    1. Second highest percentage of state school students: 65.9% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 65
    2. Third most undergraduates studying Classics and Oriental Studies, with 2 in 2007/8. 29
  3. Wadham College 29

    1. Fourth highest percentage of state school students: 63.7% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 58
    2. Sixth most undergraduates studying Classics and Oriental Studies, with 0 in 2007/8. 0

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  1. St Hilda's College 24

    1. Sixth highest percentage of state school students: 60.5% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 49
    2. Fourth most undergraduates studying Classics and Oriental Studies, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  2. St Anne's College 23

    1. Eighth highest percentage of state school students: 59.4% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 46
    2. 15th most undergraduates studying Classics and Oriental Studies, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  3. Somerville College 20

    1. 12th highest percentage of state school students: 57.5% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 40
    2. Ninth most undergraduates studying Classics and Oriental Studies, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  4. Trinity College 17

    1. Second most undergraduates studying Classics and Oriental Studies, with 2 in 2007/8. 29
    2. 26th highest percentage of state school students: 45.6% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 5
  5. Balliol College 14

    1. 13th highest percentage of state school students: 53.3% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 28
    2. 14th most undergraduates studying Classics and Oriental Studies, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  6. Worcester College 7

    1. 21st highest percentage of state school students: 48.7% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 14
    2. Eighth most undergraduates studying Classics and Oriental Studies, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  7. New College 7

    1. 22nd highest percentage of state school students: 48.4% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 13
    2. 12th most undergraduates studying Classics and Oriental Studies, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  8. Christ Church 5

    1. 24th highest percentage of state school students: 47.3% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 10
    2. 11th most undergraduates studying Classics and Oriental Studies, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  9. Exeter College 3

    1. 25th highest percentage of state school students: 45.8% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 5
    2. 10th most undergraduates studying Classics and Oriental Studies, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  10. The Queen's College 2

    1. 28th highest percentage of state school students: 45.5% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 4
    2. 13th most undergraduates studying Classics and Oriental Studies, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  11. University College 2

    1. 29th highest percentage of state school students: 45.1% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 3
    2. Fifth most undergraduates studying Classics and Oriental Studies, with 0 in 2007/8. 0

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