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Ranking of Oxford colleges according to: large number of undergraduates studying mathematics, high percentage of state school students.

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  1. St Anne's College 71

    1. Third most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 29 in 2007/8. 95
    2. Eighth highest percentage of state school students: 59.4% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 46
  2. Wadham College 68

    1. Seventh most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 25 in 2007/8. 77
    2. Fourth highest percentage of state school students: 63.7% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 58
  3. St John's College 66

    1. 12th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 23 in 2007/8. 68
    2. Second highest percentage of state school students: 65.9% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 65

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  1. Jesus College 62

    1. Fourth most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 26 in 2007/8. 82
    2. Ninth highest percentage of state school students: 58.1% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 42
  2. Lady Margaret Hall 57

    1. Second most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 30 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 20th highest percentage of state school students: 48.8% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 14
  3. Mansfield College 56

    1. Third highest percentage of state school students: 65% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 62
    2. 22nd most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 19 in 2007/8. 50
  4. Keble College 53

    1. 13th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 22 in 2007/8. 64
    2. 11th highest percentage of state school students: 58% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 41
  5. Somerville College 52

    1. 14th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 22 in 2007/8. 64
    2. 12th highest percentage of state school students: 57.5% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 40
  6. St Hugh's College 52

    1. Fifth most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 26 in 2007/8. 82
    2. 15th highest percentage of state school students: 51.2% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 21
  7. Hertford College 51

    1. Fifth highest percentage of state school students: 61.7% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 52
    2. 21st most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 19 in 2007/8. 50
  8. Pembroke College 50

    1. The most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 30 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 30th highest percentage of state school students: 44% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 0
  9. Oriel College 48

    1. 16th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 20 in 2007/8. 55
    2. 10th highest percentage of state school students: 58.1% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 42
  10. Worcester College 48

    1. Sixth most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 26 in 2007/8. 82
    2. 21st highest percentage of state school students: 48.7% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 14
  11. Balliol College 48

    1. Ninth most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 23 in 2007/8. 68
    2. 13th highest percentage of state school students: 53.3% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 28
  12. Lincoln College 47

    1. Eighth most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 24 in 2007/8. 73
    2. 16th highest percentage of state school students: 51.2% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 21
  13. Magdalen College 39

    1. 20th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 19 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. St Hilda's College 38

    1. Sixth highest percentage of state school students: 60.5% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 49
    2. 27th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 14 in 2007/8. 27
  15. Merton College 37

    1. Seventh highest percentage of state school students: 60% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 47
    2. 28th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 14 in 2007/8. 27
  16. Exeter College 37

    1. 10th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 23 in 2007/8. 68
    2. 25th highest percentage of state school students: 45.8% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 5
  17. University College 36

    1. 11th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 23 in 2007/8. 68
    2. 29th highest percentage of state school students: 45.1% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 3
  18. St Catherine's College 34

    1. 17th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 19 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 19th highest percentage of state school students: 49.9% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 17
  19. The Queen's College 32

    1. 15th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 21 in 2007/8. 59
    2. 28th highest percentage of state school students: 45.5% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 4
  20. New College 29

    1. 23rd most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 18 in 2007/8. 45
    2. 22nd highest percentage of state school students: 48.4% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 13
  21. Corpus Christi College 28

    1. 26th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 16 in 2007/8. 36
    2. 18th highest percentage of state school students: 50.3% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 19
  22. Trinity College 27

    1. 18th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 19 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 26th highest percentage of state school students: 45.6% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 5
  23. Brasenose College 27

    1. 19th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 19 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 27th highest percentage of state school students: 45.5% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 4
  24. St Peter's College 26

    1. 24th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 17 in 2007/8. 41
    2. 23rd highest percentage of state school students: 47.8% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 11
  25. Christ Church 25

    1. 25th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 17 in 2007/8. 41
    2. 24th highest percentage of state school students: 47.3% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 10
  26. St Edmund Hall 10

    1. 17th highest percentage of state school students: 50.6% of offers in 2005–7 went to state students. 20
    2. 29th most undergraduates studying Mathematics, with 8 in 2007/8. 0

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