Choose Your Oxford College

Ranking of Oxford colleges according to: large number of undergraduates studying earth sciences, high percentage of private school students.

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  1. St Edmund Hall 90

    1. The most undergraduates studying Earth Sciences, with 27 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 14th highest percentage of private school students: 49.4% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 80
  2. University College 60

    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 Earth Sciences, with 14 in 2007/8. 24
  3. Worcester College 58

    1. 10th highest percentage of private school students: 51.3% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 86
    2. Third most undergraduates studying Earth Sciences, with 15 in 2007/8. 29

Others to think about

  1. Exeter College 47

    1. Sixth highest percentage of private school students: 54.2% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 95
    2. Seventh most undergraduates studying Earth Sciences, with 10 in 2007/8. 0
  2. St Peter's College 47

    1. Eighth highest percentage of private school students: 52.2% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 89
    2. Sixth most undergraduates studying Earth Sciences, with 11 in 2007/8. 6
  3. Hertford College 44

    1. 26th highest percentage of private school students: 38.3% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 48
    2. Second most undergraduates studying Earth Sciences, with 17 in 2007/8. 41
  4. St Anne's College 39

    1. 23rd highest percentage of private school students: 40.6% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 54
    2. Fourth most undergraduates studying Earth Sciences, with 14 in 2007/8. 24

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