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

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  1. Christ Church 78

    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
    3. 11th most tutors for Music, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
  2. St Catherine's College 77

    1. The most tutors for Music, with 4 in 2007/8. 100
    2. Fifth most undergraduates studying Music, with 12 in 2007/8. 73
    3. 24th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 66.12% for 2006–8. 57
  3. Magdalen College 74

    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. Eighth most tutors for Music, with 2 in 2007/8. 50

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  1. New College 74

    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
    3. Fourth most tutors for Music, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
  2. St Peter's College 64

    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
    3. Sixth most tutors for Music, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
  3. The Queen's College 60

    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. Fifth most tutors for Music, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
  4. Worcester College 58

    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
    3. 10th most tutors for Music, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
  5. Lady Margaret Hall 57

    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
    3. Ninth most tutors for Music, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
  6. Pembroke College 57

    1. Second most tutors for Music, with 3 in 2007/8. 75
    2. 18th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 67.17% for 2006–8. 62
    3. 12th most undergraduates studying Music, with 6 in 2007/8. 33
  7. Merton College 51

    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
    3. 23rd most tutors for Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
  8. St Hilda's College 48

    1. 26th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 65.5% for 2006–8. 55
    2. 12th most tutors for Music, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    3. 10th most undergraduates studying Music, with 7 in 2007/8. 40
  9. St Edmund Hall 47

    1. 17th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 67.83% for 2006–8. 64
    2. Seventh most tutors for Music, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    3. 20th most undergraduates studying Music, with 5 in 2007/8. 27
  10. Jesus College 44

    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
    3. 21st most tutors for Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
  11. Somerville College 44

    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
    3. 17th most tutors for Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
  12. Lincoln College 42

    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
    3. 24th most tutors for Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
  13. Brasenose College 41

    1. 19th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 67.05% for 2006–8. 61
    2. Third most tutors for Music, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    3. 23rd most undergraduates studying Music, with 3 in 2007/8. 13
  14. St Anne's College 41

    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
    3. 13th most tutors for Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
  15. Hertford College 40

    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
    3. 19th most tutors for Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
  16. Exeter College 39

    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
    3. 20th most tutors for Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
  17. University College 38

    1. 11th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 68.89% for 2006–8. 69
    2. 15th most tutors for Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
    3. 21st most undergraduates studying Music, with 4 in 2007/8. 20
  18. St Hugh's College 38

    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
    3. 14th most tutors for Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
  19. St John's College 37

    1. Fourth best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 73.46% for 2006–8. 87
    2. 25th most tutors for Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
    3. 26th most undergraduates studying Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 0
  20. Trinity College 37

    1. Eighth best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 69.92% for 2006–8. 73
    2. 16th most tutors for Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
    3. 22nd most undergraduates studying Music, with 3 in 2007/8. 13
  21. Oriel College 34

    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
    3. 18th most tutors for Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
  22. Keble College 33

    1. 21st best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 66.85% for 2006–8. 60
    2. 22nd most tutors for Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
    3. 24th most undergraduates studying Music, with 3 in 2007/8. 13
  23. Corpus Christi College 23

    1. 13th best overall academic performance, with Norrington score 68.7% for 2006–8. 68
    2. 26th most tutors for Music, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
    3. 25th most undergraduates studying Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 0

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