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Ranking of Oxford colleges according to: large number of tutors for mathematics and philosophy, old college.

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  1. Balliol College 82

    1. Third oldest, founded 1263. 95
    2. Fifth most tutors for Mathematics and Philosophy, with 8 in 2007/8. 70
  2. Merton College 72

    1. Fourth oldest, founded 1264. 94
    2. 18th most tutors for Mathematics and Philosophy, with 6 in 2007/8. 50
  3. New College 70

    1. Ninth oldest, founded 1379. 79
    2. 11th most tutors for Mathematics and Philosophy, with 7 in 2007/8. 60

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  1. Exeter College 69

    1. Sixth oldest, founded 1314. 88
    2. 14th most tutors for Mathematics and Philosophy, with 6 in 2007/8. 50
  2. University College 68

    1. Second oldest, founded 1249. 96
    2. 22nd most tutors for Mathematics and Philosophy, with 5 in 2007/8. 40
  3. St Edmund Hall 66

    1. Fifth oldest, founded 1278. 93
    2. 21st most tutors for Mathematics and Philosophy, with 5 in 2007/8. 40
  4. Corpus Christi College 66

    1. Eighth most tutors for Mathematics and Philosophy, with 8 in 2007/8. 70
    2. 14th oldest, founded 1517. 62
  5. The Queen's College 62

    1. Eighth oldest, founded 1341. 84
    2. 19th most tutors for Mathematics and Philosophy, with 5 in 2007/8. 40
  6. Christ Church 59

    1. Ninth most tutors for Mathematics and Philosophy, with 7 in 2007/8. 60
    2. 15th oldest, founded 1546. 58
  7. Pembroke College 59

    1. Seventh most tutors for Mathematics and Philosophy, with 8 in 2007/8. 70
    2. 20th oldest, founded 1624. 48
  8. Brasenose College 56

    1. 13th oldest, founded 1509. 63
    2. 16th most tutors for Mathematics and Philosophy, with 6 in 2007/8. 50
  9. Worcester College 53

    1. Sixth most tutors for Mathematics and Philosophy, with 8 in 2007/8. 70
    2. 21st oldest, founded 1714. 36
  10. Jesus College 52

    1. 18th oldest, founded 1571. 54
    2. 13th most tutors for Mathematics and Philosophy, with 6 in 2007/8. 50
  11. St Catherine's College 52

    1. The most tutors for Mathematics and Philosophy, with 11 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 40th oldest, founded 1963. 4
  12. Wadham College 50

    1. 17th most tutors for Mathematics and Philosophy, with 6 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 19th oldest, founded 1610. 49
  13. Magdalen College 50

    1. 12th oldest, founded 1458. 69
    2. 26th most tutors for Mathematics and Philosophy, with 4 in 2007/8. 30
  14. St Peter's College 49

    1. Second most tutors for Mathematics and Philosophy, with 10 in 2007/8. 90
    2. 36th oldest, founded 1929. 8
  15. St Anne's College 47

    1. Third most tutors for Mathematics and Philosophy, with 9 in 2007/8. 80
    2. 29th oldest, founded 1879. 14
  16. Hertford College 46

    1. 10th most tutors for Mathematics and Philosophy, with 7 in 2007/8. 60
    2. 22nd oldest, founded 1740. 33
  17. Trinity College 43

    1. 16th oldest, founded 1554. 57
    2. 23rd most tutors for Mathematics and Philosophy, with 4 in 2007/8. 30
  18. St John's College 43

    1. 17th oldest, founded 1555. 57
    2. 24th most tutors for Mathematics and Philosophy, with 4 in 2007/8. 30
  19. St Hugh's College 42

    1. Fourth most tutors for Mathematics and Philosophy, with 8 in 2007/8. 70
    2. 30th oldest, founded 1886. 14
  20. St Hilda's College 36

    1. 12th most tutors for Mathematics and Philosophy, with 7 in 2007/8. 60
    2. 33rd oldest, founded 1893. 13
  21. Lady Margaret Hall 32

    1. 15th most tutors for Mathematics and Philosophy, with 6 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 27th oldest, founded 1878. 15
  22. Mansfield College 27

    1. 20th most tutors for Mathematics and Philosophy, with 5 in 2007/8. 40
    2. 31st oldest, founded 1886. 14
  23. Somerville College 22

    1. 25th most tutors for Mathematics and Philosophy, with 4 in 2007/8. 30
    2. 28th oldest, founded 1879. 14
  24. Harris Manchester College 7

    1. 32nd oldest, founded 1889. 13
    2. 27th most tutors for Mathematics and Philosophy, with 1 in 2007/8. 0

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