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Ranking of Oxford colleges according to: large number of undergraduates studying english and modern languages, old college.

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  1. The Queen's College 92

    1. The most undergraduates studying English and Modern Languages, with 7 in 2007/8. 100
    2. Eighth oldest, founded 1341. 84
  2. St Edmund Hall 82

    1. Fifth oldest, founded 1278. 93
    2. Third most undergraduates studying English and Modern Languages, with 5 in 2007/8. 71
  3. Merton College 76

    1. Fourth oldest, founded 1264. 94
    2. Seventh most undergraduates studying English and Modern Languages, with 4 in 2007/8. 57

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  1. Brasenose College 74

    1. Second most undergraduates studying English and Modern Languages, with 6 in 2007/8. 86
    2. 13th oldest, founded 1509. 63
  2. Trinity College 64

    1. Sixth most undergraduates studying English and Modern Languages, with 5 in 2007/8. 71
    2. 16th oldest, founded 1554. 57
  3. Exeter College 58

    1. Sixth oldest, founded 1314. 88
    2. 13th most undergraduates studying English and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 29
  4. Oriel College 57

    1. Seventh oldest, founded 1326. 86
    2. Ninth most undergraduates studying English and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 29
  5. Balliol College 54

    1. Third oldest, founded 1263. 95
    2. 19th most undergraduates studying English and Modern Languages, with 1 in 2007/8. 14
  6. New College 54

    1. Ninth oldest, founded 1379. 79
    2. Eighth most undergraduates studying English and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 29
  7. Magdalen College 49

    1. 12th oldest, founded 1458. 69
    2. 12th most undergraduates studying English and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 29
  8. University College 48

    1. Second oldest, founded 1249. 96
    2. 21st most undergraduates studying English and Modern Languages, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  9. St Anne's College 43

    1. Fifth most undergraduates studying English and Modern Languages, with 5 in 2007/8. 71
    2. 29th oldest, founded 1879. 14
  10. St Peter's College 40

    1. Fourth most undergraduates studying English and Modern Languages, with 5 in 2007/8. 71
    2. 36th oldest, founded 1929. 8
  11. Pembroke College 38

    1. 20th oldest, founded 1624. 48
    2. 11th most undergraduates studying English and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 29
  12. Wadham College 32

    1. 19th oldest, founded 1610. 49
    2. 16th most undergraduates studying English and Modern Languages, with 1 in 2007/8. 14
  13. Christ Church 29

    1. 15th oldest, founded 1546. 58
    2. 22nd most undergraduates studying English and Modern Languages, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  14. St John's College 28

    1. 17th oldest, founded 1555. 57
    2. 25th most undergraduates studying English and Modern Languages, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  15. Jesus College 27

    1. 18th oldest, founded 1571. 54
    2. 23rd most undergraduates studying English and Modern Languages, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  16. Worcester College 25

    1. 21st oldest, founded 1714. 36
    2. 17th most undergraduates studying English and Modern Languages, with 1 in 2007/8. 14
  17. Keble College 22

    1. 14th most undergraduates studying English and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 29
    2. 24th oldest, founded 1870. 16
  18. St Hilda's College 21

    1. 10th most undergraduates studying English and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 29
    2. 33rd oldest, founded 1893. 13
  19. Hertford College 16

    1. 22nd oldest, founded 1740. 33
    2. 24th most undergraduates studying English and Modern Languages, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  20. Lady Margaret Hall 14

    1. 27th oldest, founded 1878. 15
    2. 20th most undergraduates studying English and Modern Languages, with 1 in 2007/8. 14
  21. St Hugh's College 14

    1. 15th most undergraduates studying English and Modern Languages, with 1 in 2007/8. 14
    2. 30th oldest, founded 1886. 14
  22. Harris Manchester College 14

    1. 18th most undergraduates studying English and Modern Languages, with 1 in 2007/8. 14
    2. 32nd oldest, founded 1889. 13
  23. Somerville College 7

    1. 28th oldest, founded 1879. 14
    2. 27th most undergraduates studying English and Modern Languages, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  24. St Catherine's College 2

    1. 40th oldest, founded 1963. 4
    2. 26th most undergraduates studying English and Modern Languages, with 0 in 2007/8. 0

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