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Ranking of Oxford colleges according to: large number of undergraduates studying mathematics and computer science, large number of tutors for mathematics and computer science, high overall academic performance.

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  1. Merton College 74

    1. The most undergraduates studying Mathematics and Computer Science, with 6 in 2007/8. 100
    2. The best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 76.64% for 2006–8. 100
    3. Ninth most tutors for Mathematics and Computer Science, with 5 in 2007/8. 22
  2. St Catherine's College 69

    1. The most tutors for Mathematics and Computer Science, with 12 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 24th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 66.12% for 2006–8. 57
    3. Eighth most undergraduates studying Mathematics and Computer Science, with 3 in 2007/8. 50
  3. Worcester College 64

    1. Third most undergraduates studying Mathematics and Computer Science, with 5 in 2007/8. 83
    2. 16th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 67.85% for 2006–8. 64
    3. Third most tutors for Mathematics and Computer Science, with 7 in 2007/8. 44

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  1. St Anne's College 62

    1. Fourth most undergraduates studying Mathematics and Computer Science, with 4 in 2007/8. 67
    2. 15th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 68.03% for 2006–8. 65
    3. Second most tutors for Mathematics and Computer Science, with 8 in 2007/8. 56
  2. Keble College 57

    1. Fifth most undergraduates studying Mathematics and Computer Science, with 4 in 2007/8. 67
    2. 21st best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 66.85% for 2006–8. 60
    3. Fourth most tutors for Mathematics and Computer Science, with 7 in 2007/8. 44
  3. Balliol College 55

    1. Second best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 74.68% for 2006–8. 92
    2. Seventh most undergraduates studying Mathematics and Computer Science, with 3 in 2007/8. 50
    3. Eighth most tutors for Mathematics and Computer Science, with 5 in 2007/8. 22
  4. Somerville College 51

    1. Second most undergraduates studying Mathematics and Computer Science, with 5 in 2007/8. 83
    2. 22nd best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 66.64% for 2006–8. 59
    3. 15th most tutors for Mathematics and Computer Science, with 4 in 2007/8. 11
  5. University College 51

    1. 11th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 68.89% for 2006–8. 69
    2. Sixth most undergraduates studying Mathematics and Computer Science, with 3 in 2007/8. 50
    3. Fifth most tutors for Mathematics and Computer Science, with 6 in 2007/8. 33
  6. St John's College 49

    1. Fourth best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 73.46% for 2006–8. 87
    2. Ninth most undergraduates studying Mathematics and Computer Science, with 3 in 2007/8. 50
    3. 16th most tutors for Mathematics and Computer Science, with 4 in 2007/8. 11
  7. Magdalen College 47

    1. Third best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 74.56% for 2006–8. 92
    2. 10th most undergraduates studying Mathematics and Computer Science, with 3 in 2007/8. 50
    3. 17th most tutors for Mathematics and Computer Science, with 3 in 2007/8. 0
  8. New College 47

    1. Sixth best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 72.77% for 2006–8. 84
    2. 14th most undergraduates studying Mathematics and Computer Science, with 2 in 2007/8. 33
    3. 12th most tutors for Mathematics and Computer Science, with 5 in 2007/8. 22
  9. Hertford College 45

    1. 14th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 68.5% for 2006–8. 67
    2. Seventh most tutors for Mathematics and Computer Science, with 6 in 2007/8. 33
    3. 13th most undergraduates studying Mathematics and Computer Science, with 2 in 2007/8. 33
  10. Corpus Christi College 41

    1. 13th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 68.7% for 2006–8. 68
    2. 12th most undergraduates studying Mathematics and Computer Science, with 2 in 2007/8. 33
    3. 10th most tutors for Mathematics and Computer Science, with 5 in 2007/8. 22
  11. St Hugh's College 37

    1. 20th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 67.03% for 2006–8. 61
    2. Sixth most tutors for Mathematics and Computer Science, with 6 in 2007/8. 33
    3. 15th most undergraduates studying Mathematics and Computer Science, with 1 in 2007/8. 17
  12. Wadham College 32

    1. 10th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 69.12% for 2006–8. 69
    2. 16th most undergraduates studying Mathematics and Computer Science, with 1 in 2007/8. 17
    3. 13th most tutors for Mathematics and Computer Science, with 4 in 2007/8. 11
  13. Oriel College 32

    1. 28th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 64.55% for 2006–8. 51
    2. 11th most undergraduates studying Mathematics and Computer Science, with 2 in 2007/8. 33
    3. 14th most tutors for Mathematics and Computer Science, with 4 in 2007/8. 11
  14. Exeter College 27

    1. 23rd best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 66.2% for 2006–8. 58
    2. 11th most tutors for Mathematics and Computer Science, with 5 in 2007/8. 22
    3. 17th most undergraduates studying Mathematics and Computer Science, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  15. The Queen's College 24

    1. Ninth best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 69.57% for 2006–8. 71
    2. 18th most tutors for Mathematics and Computer Science, with 3 in 2007/8. 0
    3. 18th most undergraduates studying Mathematics and Computer Science, with 0 in 2007/8. 0

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