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

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  1. Wadham College 75

    1. Second most undergraduates studying History and English, with 4 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 19th oldest, founded 1610. 49
  2. Merton College 72

    1. Fourth oldest, founded 1264. 94
    2. Fifth most undergraduates studying History and English, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
  3. Exeter College 69

    1. Sixth oldest, founded 1314. 88
    2. Eighth most undergraduates studying History and English, with 2 in 2007/8. 50

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  1. Jesus College 65

    1. Third most undergraduates studying History and English, with 3 in 2007/8. 75
    2. 18th oldest, founded 1571. 54
  2. Balliol College 60

    1. Third oldest, founded 1263. 95
    2. 10th most undergraduates studying History and English, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
  3. Mansfield College 57

    1. The most undergraduates studying History and English, with 4 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 31st oldest, founded 1886. 14
  4. Pembroke College 49

    1. Seventh most undergraduates studying History and English, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 20th oldest, founded 1624. 48
  5. Corpus Christi College 43

    1. 14th oldest, founded 1517. 62
    2. Ninth most undergraduates studying History and English, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
  6. Somerville College 32

    1. Sixth most undergraduates studying History and English, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 28th oldest, founded 1879. 14
  7. St Hilda's College 31

    1. Fourth most undergraduates studying History and English, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 33rd oldest, founded 1893. 13
  8. St John's College 28

    1. 17th oldest, founded 1555. 57
    2. 14th most undergraduates studying History and English, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  9. St Hugh's College 19

    1. 11th most undergraduates studying History and English, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
    2. 30th oldest, founded 1886. 14
  10. Worcester College 18

    1. 21st oldest, founded 1714. 36
    2. 13th most undergraduates studying History and English, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  11. St Peter's College 16

    1. 12th most undergraduates studying History and English, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
    2. 36th oldest, founded 1929. 8
  12. Harris Manchester College 7

    1. 32nd oldest, founded 1889. 13
    2. 15th most undergraduates studying History and English, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  13. St Catherine's College 2

    1. 40th oldest, founded 1963. 4
    2. 16th most undergraduates studying History and English, with 0 in 2007/8. 0

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