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Ranking of Oxford colleges according to: large number of tutors for history and politics, high percentage of state school students.

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  1. Hertford College 57

    1. Ninth most tutors for History and Politics, with 7 in 2007/8. 63
    2. Fifth highest percentage of state school students: 61.7% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 52
  2. St Peter's College 56

    1. The most tutors for History and Politics, with 10 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 23rd highest percentage of state school students: 47.8% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 11
  3. St Anne's College 54

    1. Sixth most tutors for History and Politics, with 7 in 2007/8. 63
    2. Eighth highest percentage of state school students: 59.4% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 46

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  1. Balliol College 51

    1. Third most tutors for History and Politics, with 8 in 2007/8. 75
    2. 13th highest percentage of state school students: 53.3% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 28
  2. Harris Manchester College 50

    1. The highest percentage of state school students: 77.8% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 100
    2. 28th most tutors for History and Politics, with 2 in 2007/8. 0
  3. Mansfield College 50

    1. Third highest percentage of state school students: 65% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 62
    2. 18th most tutors for History and Politics, with 5 in 2007/8. 38
  4. Merton College 49

    1. 15th most tutors for History and Politics, with 6 in 2007/8. 50
    2. Seventh highest percentage of state school students: 60% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 47
  5. Wadham College 48

    1. Fourth highest percentage of state school students: 63.7% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 58
    2. 16th most tutors for History and Politics, with 5 in 2007/8. 38
  6. Brasenose College 46

    1. Second most tutors for History and Politics, with 9 in 2007/8. 88
    2. 27th highest percentage of state school students: 45.5% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 4
  7. St John's College 45

    1. Second highest percentage of state school students: 65.9% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 65
    2. 25th most tutors for History and Politics, with 4 in 2007/8. 25
  8. St Hilda's College 43

    1. Sixth highest percentage of state school students: 60.5% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 49
    2. 17th most tutors for History and Politics, with 5 in 2007/8. 38
  9. St Hugh's College 42

    1. Seventh most tutors for History and Politics, with 7 in 2007/8. 63
    2. 15th highest percentage of state school students: 51.2% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 21
  10. Corpus Christi College 41

    1. Fifth most tutors for History and Politics, with 7 in 2007/8. 63
    2. 18th highest percentage of state school students: 50.3% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 19
  11. St Catherine's College 40

    1. Eighth most tutors for History and Politics, with 7 in 2007/8. 63
    2. 19th highest percentage of state school students: 49.9% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 17
  12. Keble College 39

    1. 11th highest percentage of state school students: 58% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 41
    2. 19th most tutors for History and Politics, with 5 in 2007/8. 38
  13. Magdalen College 39

    1. 11th most tutors for History and Politics, with 6 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 14th highest percentage of state school students: 53.2% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 27
  14. Pembroke College 38

    1. Fourth most tutors for History and Politics, with 8 in 2007/8. 75
    2. 30th highest percentage of state school students: 44% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 0
  15. Christ Church 36

    1. 10th most tutors for History and Politics, with 7 in 2007/8. 63
    2. 24th highest percentage of state school students: 47.3% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 10
  16. St Edmund Hall 35

    1. 14th most tutors for History and Politics, with 6 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 17th highest percentage of state school students: 50.6% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 20
  17. Jesus College 33

    1. Ninth highest percentage of state school students: 58.1% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 42
    2. 24th most tutors for History and Politics, with 4 in 2007/8. 25
  18. New College 32

    1. 13th most tutors for History and Politics, with 6 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 22nd highest percentage of state school students: 48.4% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 13
  19. Lincoln College 29

    1. 20th most tutors for History and Politics, with 5 in 2007/8. 38
    2. 16th highest percentage of state school students: 51.2% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 21
  20. Trinity College 27

    1. 12th most tutors for History and Politics, with 6 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 26th highest percentage of state school students: 45.6% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 5
  21. Lady Margaret Hall 26

    1. 21st most tutors for History and Politics, with 5 in 2007/8. 38
    2. 20th highest percentage of state school students: 48.8% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 14
  22. University College 20

    1. 22nd most tutors for History and Politics, with 5 in 2007/8. 38
    2. 29th highest percentage of state school students: 45.1% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 3
  23. The Queen's College 15

    1. 23rd most tutors for History and Politics, with 4 in 2007/8. 25
    2. 28th highest percentage of state school students: 45.5% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 4
  24. Worcester College 13

    1. 21st highest percentage of state school students: 48.7% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 14
    2. 26th most tutors for History and Politics, with 3 in 2007/8. 13

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