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Ranking of Oxford colleges according to: large number of undergraduates studying philosophy and modern languages, old college.

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  1. New College 83

    1. Second most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 7 in 2007/8. 88
    2. Ninth oldest, founded 1379. 79
  2. Wadham College 75

    1. The most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 8 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 19th oldest, founded 1610. 49
  3. Exeter College 63

    1. Sixth oldest, founded 1314. 88
    2. Eighth most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 3 in 2007/8. 38

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  1. University College 61

    1. Second oldest, founded 1249. 96
    2. 16th most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 25
  2. Brasenose College 56

    1. 13th oldest, founded 1509. 63
    2. Third most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 4 in 2007/8. 50
  3. Oriel College 56

    1. Seventh oldest, founded 1326. 86
    2. 11th most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 25
  4. Magdalen College 53

    1. 12th oldest, founded 1458. 69
    2. Fourth most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 3 in 2007/8. 38
  5. St Edmund Hall 53

    1. Fifth oldest, founded 1278. 93
    2. 20th most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 1 in 2007/8. 13
  6. Lincoln College 49

    1. 10th oldest, founded 1427. 73
    2. 17th most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 25
  7. Merton College 47

    1. Fourth oldest, founded 1264. 94
    2. 24th most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  8. The Queen's College 42

    1. Eighth oldest, founded 1341. 84
    2. 26th most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  9. Christ Church 41

    1. 15th oldest, founded 1546. 58
    2. 13th most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 25
  10. Jesus College 40

    1. 18th oldest, founded 1571. 54
    2. 15th most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 25
  11. St John's College 35

    1. 17th oldest, founded 1555. 57
    2. 19th most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 1 in 2007/8. 13
  12. Worcester College 30

    1. 21st oldest, founded 1714. 36
    2. 14th most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 25
  13. Pembroke College 30

    1. 20th oldest, founded 1624. 48
    2. 18th most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 1 in 2007/8. 13
  14. Trinity College 28

    1. 16th oldest, founded 1554. 57
    2. 27th most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  15. Somerville College 26

    1. Sixth most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 3 in 2007/8. 38
    2. 28th oldest, founded 1879. 14
  16. St Hilda's College 25

    1. Fifth most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 3 in 2007/8. 38
    2. 33rd oldest, founded 1893. 13
  17. St Catherine's College 21

    1. Seventh most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 3 in 2007/8. 38
    2. 40th oldest, founded 1963. 4
  18. Lady Margaret Hall 20

    1. 12th most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 25
    2. 27th oldest, founded 1878. 15
  19. St Anne's College 20

    1. 10th most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 25
    2. 29th oldest, founded 1879. 14
  20. St Peter's College 16

    1. Ninth most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 25
    2. 36th oldest, founded 1929. 8
  21. Hertford College 16

    1. 22nd oldest, founded 1740. 33
    2. 22nd most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  22. Keble College 8

    1. 24th oldest, founded 1870. 16
    2. 23rd most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  23. St Hugh's College 7

    1. 30th oldest, founded 1886. 14
    2. 25th most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  24. Harris Manchester College 7

    1. 32nd oldest, founded 1889. 13
    2. 21st most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 0 in 2007/8. 0

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