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Ranking of Oxford colleges according to: large number of tutors for human sciences, old college.

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  1. New College 65

    1. Ninth oldest, founded 1379. 79
    2. Sixth most tutors for Human Sciences, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
  2. Magdalen College 60

    1. 12th oldest, founded 1458. 69
    2. Seventh most tutors for Human Sciences, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
  3. St John's College 53

    1. 17th oldest, founded 1555. 57
    2. Third most tutors for Human Sciences, with 2 in 2007/8. 50

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  1. St Catherine's College 52

    1. The most tutors for Human Sciences, with 4 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 40th oldest, founded 1963. 4
  2. Wadham College 50

    1. Fifth most tutors for Human Sciences, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 19th oldest, founded 1610. 49
  3. St Hugh's College 44

    1. Second most tutors for Human Sciences, with 3 in 2007/8. 75
    2. 30th oldest, founded 1886. 14
  4. Hertford College 41

    1. Fourth most tutors for Human Sciences, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 22nd oldest, founded 1740. 33
  5. Jesus College 40

    1. 18th oldest, founded 1571. 54
    2. 10th most tutors for Human Sciences, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
  6. Somerville College 20

    1. Ninth most tutors for Human Sciences, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
    2. 28th oldest, founded 1879. 14
  7. Mansfield College 19

    1. 11th most tutors for Human Sciences, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
    2. 31st oldest, founded 1886. 14
  8. Harris Manchester College 19

    1. Eighth most tutors for Human Sciences, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
    2. 32nd oldest, founded 1889. 13
  9. St Hilda's College 6

    1. 33rd oldest, founded 1893. 13
    2. 12th most tutors for Human Sciences, with 0 in 2007/8. 0

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