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Ranking of Oxford colleges according to: large number of undergraduates studying earth sciences, high overall academic performance.

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  1. St Edmund Hall 82

    1. The most undergraduates studying Earth Sciences, with 27 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 17th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 67.83% for 2006–8. 64
  2. Hertford College 54

    1. 14th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 68.5% for 2006–8. 67
    2. Second most undergraduates studying Earth Sciences, with 17 in 2007/8. 41
  3. Worcester College 47

    1. 16th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 67.85% for 2006–8. 64
    2. Third most undergraduates studying Earth Sciences, with 15 in 2007/8. 29

Others to think about

  1. University College 46

    1. 11th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 68.89% for 2006–8. 69
    2. Fifth most undergraduates studying Earth Sciences, with 14 in 2007/8. 24
  2. St Anne's College 44

    1. 15th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 68.03% for 2006–8. 65
    2. Fourth most undergraduates studying Earth Sciences, with 14 in 2007/8. 24
  3. St Peter's College 31

    1. 25th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 65.66% for 2006–8. 55
    2. Sixth most undergraduates studying Earth Sciences, with 11 in 2007/8. 6
  4. Exeter College 29

    1. 23rd best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 66.2% for 2006–8. 58
    2. Seventh most undergraduates studying Earth Sciences, with 10 in 2007/8. 0

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