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Ranking of Oxford colleges according to: large number of tutors for physics and philosophy, high percentage of private school students.

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  1. St Catherine's College 86

    1. Second most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 12 in 2007/8. 90
    2. 12th highest percentage of private school students: 50.1% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 83
  2. Hertford College 74

    1. The most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 13 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 26th highest percentage of private school students: 38.3% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 48
  3. Brasenose College 73

    1. Fourth highest percentage of private school students: 54.5% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 96
    2. Fifth most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 8 in 2007/8. 50

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  1. Balliol College 66

    1. 18th highest percentage of private school students: 46.7% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 72
    2. Third most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 9 in 2007/8. 60
  2. University College 63

    1. Second highest percentage of private school students: 54.9% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 97
    2. 12th most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 6 in 2007/8. 30
  3. Trinity College 63

    1. Fifth highest percentage of private school students: 54.4% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 95
    2. 17th most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 6 in 2007/8. 30
  4. Exeter College 62

    1. Sixth highest percentage of private school students: 54.2% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 95
    2. 15th most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 6 in 2007/8. 30
  5. Corpus Christi College 61

    1. 13th highest percentage of private school students: 49.7% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 81
    2. Eighth most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 7 in 2007/8. 40
  6. Christ Church 60

    1. Seventh highest percentage of private school students: 52.7% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 90
    2. 14th most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 6 in 2007/8. 30
  7. St Peter's College 59

    1. Eighth highest percentage of private school students: 52.2% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 89
    2. Ninth most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 6 in 2007/8. 30
  8. Worcester College 58

    1. 10th highest percentage of private school students: 51.3% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 86
    2. 11th most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 6 in 2007/8. 30
  9. Lady Margaret Hall 58

    1. 11th highest percentage of private school students: 51.2% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 86
    2. 16th most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 6 in 2007/8. 30
  10. New College 53

    1. Ninth highest percentage of private school students: 51.6% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 87
    2. 18th most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 5 in 2007/8. 20
  11. The Queen's College 53

    1. Third highest percentage of private school students: 54.5% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 96
    2. 20th most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 4 in 2007/8. 10
  12. Magdalen College 51

    1. 17th highest percentage of private school students: 46.8% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 73
    2. 13th most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 6 in 2007/8. 30
  13. St Hilda's College 51

    1. 25th highest percentage of private school students: 39.5% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 51
    2. Fourth most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 8 in 2007/8. 50
  14. St Hugh's College 49

    1. 16th highest percentage of private school students: 48.8% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 79
    2. 19th most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 5 in 2007/8. 20
  15. Keble College 49

    1. 20th highest percentage of private school students: 42% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 59
    2. Seventh most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 7 in 2007/8. 40
  16. Oriel College 49

    1. 21st highest percentage of private school students: 41.9% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 58
    2. Sixth most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 7 in 2007/8. 40
  17. St Edmund Hall 45

    1. 14th highest percentage of private school students: 49.4% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 80
    2. 22nd most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 4 in 2007/8. 10
  18. Wadham College 36

    1. 27th highest percentage of private school students: 36.3% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 42
    2. 10th most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 6 in 2007/8. 30
  19. Somerville College 35

    1. 19th highest percentage of private school students: 42.5% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 60
    2. 21st most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 4 in 2007/8. 10
  20. St John's College 18

    1. 29th highest percentage of private school students: 34.1% of offers in 2005–7 went to private students. 35
    2. 23rd most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 3 in 2007/8. 0

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