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Ranking of Oxford colleges according to: large number of undergraduates studying mathematics, old college.

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  1. University College 82

    1. Second oldest, founded 1249. 96
    2. 11th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 23 in 2007/8. 68
  2. Balliol College 81

    1. Third oldest, founded 1263. 95
    2. Ninth most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 23 in 2007/8. 68
  3. Exeter College 78

    1. Sixth oldest, founded 1314. 88
    2. 10th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 23 in 2007/8. 68

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  1. Pembroke College 74

    1. The most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 30 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 20th oldest, founded 1624. 48
  2. Lincoln College 73

    1. 10th oldest, founded 1427. 73
    2. Eighth most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 24 in 2007/8. 73
  3. The Queen's College 72

    1. Eighth oldest, founded 1341. 84
    2. 15th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 21 in 2007/8. 59
  4. Oriel College 70

    1. Seventh oldest, founded 1326. 86
    2. 16th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 20 in 2007/8. 55
  5. Jesus College 68

    1. Fourth most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 26 in 2007/8. 82
    2. 18th oldest, founded 1571. 54
  6. Wadham College 63

    1. Seventh most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 25 in 2007/8. 77
    2. 19th oldest, founded 1610. 49
  7. New College 62

    1. Ninth oldest, founded 1379. 79
    2. 23rd most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 18 in 2007/8. 45
  8. St John's College 62

    1. 12th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 23 in 2007/8. 68
    2. 17th oldest, founded 1555. 57
  9. Merton College 61

    1. Fourth oldest, founded 1264. 94
    2. 28th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 14 in 2007/8. 27
  10. Magdalen College 60

    1. 12th oldest, founded 1458. 69
    2. 20th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 19 in 2007/8. 50
  11. Worcester College 59

    1. Sixth most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 26 in 2007/8. 82
    2. 21st oldest, founded 1714. 36
  12. Lady Margaret Hall 57

    1. Second most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 30 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 27th oldest, founded 1878. 15
  13. Brasenose College 56

    1. 13th oldest, founded 1509. 63
    2. 19th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 19 in 2007/8. 50
  14. St Anne's College 55

    1. Third most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 29 in 2007/8. 95
    2. 29th oldest, founded 1879. 14
  15. Trinity College 53

    1. 16th oldest, founded 1554. 57
    2. 18th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 19 in 2007/8. 50
  16. Christ Church 49

    1. 15th oldest, founded 1546. 58
    2. 25th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 17 in 2007/8. 41
  17. Corpus Christi College 49

    1. 14th oldest, founded 1517. 62
    2. 26th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 16 in 2007/8. 36
  18. St Hugh's College 48

    1. Fifth most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 26 in 2007/8. 82
    2. 30th oldest, founded 1886. 14
  19. St Edmund Hall 46

    1. Fifth oldest, founded 1278. 93
    2. 29th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 8 in 2007/8. 0
  20. Hertford College 41

    1. 21st most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 19 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 22nd oldest, founded 1740. 33
  21. Keble College 40

    1. 13th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 22 in 2007/8. 64
    2. 24th oldest, founded 1870. 16
  22. Somerville College 39

    1. 14th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 22 in 2007/8. 64
    2. 28th oldest, founded 1879. 14
  23. Mansfield College 32

    1. 22nd most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 19 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 31st oldest, founded 1886. 14
  24. St Catherine's College 27

    1. 17th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 19 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 40th oldest, founded 1963. 4
  25. St Peter's College 24

    1. 24th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 17 in 2007/8. 41
    2. 36th oldest, founded 1929. 8
  26. St Hilda's College 20

    1. 27th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 14 in 2007/8. 27
    2. 33rd oldest, founded 1893. 13

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