Choose Your Oxford College

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

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  1. St Edmund Hall 60

    1. The most undergraduates studying Earth Sciences, with 27 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 17th highest percentage of state school students: 50.6% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 20
  2. Hertford College 47

    1. Fifth highest percentage of state school students: 61.7% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 52
    2. Second most undergraduates studying Earth Sciences, with 17 in 2007/8. 41
  3. St Anne's College 35

    1. Eighth highest percentage of state school students: 59.4% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 46
    2. Fourth most undergraduates studying Earth Sciences, with 14 in 2007/8. 24

Others to think about

  1. Worcester College 22

    1. Third most undergraduates studying Earth Sciences, with 15 in 2007/8. 29
    2. 21st highest percentage of state school students: 48.7% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 14
  2. University College 13

    1. Fifth most undergraduates studying Earth Sciences, with 14 in 2007/8. 24
    2. 29th highest percentage of state school students: 45.1% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 3
  3. St Peter's College 9

    1. 23rd highest percentage of state school students: 47.8% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 11
    2. Sixth most undergraduates studying Earth Sciences, with 11 in 2007/8. 6
  4. Exeter College 3

    1. 25th highest percentage of state school students: 45.8% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 5
    2. Seventh most undergraduates studying Earth Sciences, with 10 in 2007/8. 0

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