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Ranking of Oxford colleges according to: large number of undergraduates studying music, high overall academic performance.

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  1. Christ Church 93

    1. The most undergraduates studying Music, with 16 in 2007/8. 100
    2. Fifth best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 72.95% for 2006–8. 85
  2. Magdalen College 86

    1. Third best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 74.56% for 2006–8. 92
    2. Fourth most undergraduates studying Music, with 13 in 2007/8. 80
  3. New College 85

    1. Second most undergraduates studying Music, with 14 in 2007/8. 87
    2. Sixth best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 72.77% for 2006–8. 84

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  1. St Peter's College 71

    1. Third most undergraduates studying Music, with 14 in 2007/8. 87
    2. 25th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 65.66% for 2006–8. 55
  2. The Queen's College 66

    1. Ninth best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 69.57% for 2006–8. 71
    2. Seventh most undergraduates studying Music, with 10 in 2007/8. 60
  3. St Catherine's College 65

    1. Fifth most undergraduates studying Music, with 12 in 2007/8. 73
    2. 24th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 66.12% for 2006–8. 57
  4. Merton College 63

    1. The best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 76.64% for 2006–8. 100
    2. 18th most undergraduates studying Music, with 5 in 2007/8. 27
  5. Worcester College 62

    1. 16th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 67.85% for 2006–8. 64
    2. Eighth most undergraduates studying Music, with 10 in 2007/8. 60
  6. Lady Margaret Hall 60

    1. Sixth most undergraduates studying Music, with 11 in 2007/8. 67
    2. 27th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 65.32% for 2006–8. 54
  7. Jesus College 54

    1. 12th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 68.81% for 2006–8. 68
    2. 11th most undergraduates studying Music, with 7 in 2007/8. 40
  8. Somerville College 53

    1. 22nd best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 66.64% for 2006–8. 59
    2. Ninth most undergraduates studying Music, with 8 in 2007/8. 47
  9. Lincoln College 51

    1. Seventh best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 70.63% for 2006–8. 76
    2. 19th most undergraduates studying Music, with 5 in 2007/8. 27
  10. St Anne's College 49

    1. 15th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 68.03% for 2006–8. 65
    2. 14th most undergraduates studying Music, with 6 in 2007/8. 33
  11. Pembroke College 47

    1. 18th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 67.17% for 2006–8. 62
    2. 12th most undergraduates studying Music, with 6 in 2007/8. 33
  12. St Hilda's College 47

    1. 26th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 65.5% for 2006–8. 55
    2. 10th most undergraduates studying Music, with 7 in 2007/8. 40
  13. Hertford College 47

    1. 14th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 68.5% for 2006–8. 67
    2. 17th most undergraduates studying Music, with 5 in 2007/8. 27
  14. Exeter College 45

    1. 23rd best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 66.2% for 2006–8. 58
    2. 13th most undergraduates studying Music, with 6 in 2007/8. 33
  15. St Edmund Hall 45

    1. 17th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 67.83% for 2006–8. 64
    2. 20th most undergraduates studying Music, with 5 in 2007/8. 27
  16. University College 44

    1. 11th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 68.89% for 2006–8. 69
    2. 21st most undergraduates studying Music, with 4 in 2007/8. 20
  17. St Hugh's College 44

    1. 20th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 67.03% for 2006–8. 61
    2. 15th most undergraduates studying Music, with 5 in 2007/8. 27
  18. St John's College 44

    1. Fourth best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 73.46% for 2006–8. 87
    2. 26th most undergraduates studying Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 0
  19. Trinity College 43

    1. Eighth best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 69.92% for 2006–8. 73
    2. 22nd most undergraduates studying Music, with 3 in 2007/8. 13
  20. Oriel College 39

    1. 28th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 64.55% for 2006–8. 51
    2. 16th most undergraduates studying Music, with 5 in 2007/8. 27
  21. Brasenose College 37

    1. 19th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 67.05% for 2006–8. 61
    2. 23rd most undergraduates studying Music, with 3 in 2007/8. 13
  22. Keble College 37

    1. 21st best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 66.85% for 2006–8. 60
    2. 24th most undergraduates studying Music, with 3 in 2007/8. 13
  23. Corpus Christi College 34

    1. 13th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 68.7% for 2006–8. 68
    2. 25th most undergraduates studying Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 0

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