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Ranking of Oxford colleges according to: large number of undergraduates studying physics and philosophy, large number of tutors for physics and philosophy, old college.

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  1. Balliol College 85

    1. The most undergraduates studying Physics and Philosophy, with 12 in 2007/8. 100
    2. Third oldest, founded 1263. 95
    3. Third most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 9 in 2007/8. 60
  2. Exeter College 59

    1. Sixth oldest, founded 1314. 88
    2. Second most undergraduates studying Physics and Philosophy, with 7 in 2007/8. 58
    3. 15th most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 6 in 2007/8. 30
  3. Oriel College 53

    1. Seventh oldest, founded 1326. 86
    2. Sixth most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 7 in 2007/8. 40
    3. Fourth most undergraduates studying Physics and Philosophy, with 4 in 2007/8. 33

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  1. Hertford College 53

    1. The most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 13 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 22nd oldest, founded 1740. 33
    3. Sixth most undergraduates studying Physics and Philosophy, with 3 in 2007/8. 25
  2. University College 45

    1. Second oldest, founded 1249. 96
    2. 12th most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 6 in 2007/8. 30
    3. 13th most undergraduates studying Physics and Philosophy, with 1 in 2007/8. 8
  3. New College 39

    1. Ninth oldest, founded 1379. 79
    2. 18th most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 5 in 2007/8. 20
    3. Ninth most undergraduates studying Physics and Philosophy, with 2 in 2007/8. 17
  4. Brasenose College 38

    1. 13th oldest, founded 1509. 63
    2. Fifth most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 8 in 2007/8. 50
    3. 18th most undergraduates studying Physics and Philosophy, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  5. The Queen's College 37

    1. Eighth oldest, founded 1341. 84
    2. 10th most undergraduates studying Physics and Philosophy, with 2 in 2007/8. 17
    3. 20th most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 4 in 2007/8. 10
  6. St Edmund Hall 37

    1. Fifth oldest, founded 1278. 93
    2. 22nd most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 4 in 2007/8. 10
    3. 14th most undergraduates studying Physics and Philosophy, with 1 in 2007/8. 8
  7. Magdalen College 36

    1. 12th oldest, founded 1458. 69
    2. 13th most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 6 in 2007/8. 30
    3. 15th most undergraduates studying Physics and Philosophy, with 1 in 2007/8. 8
  8. Corpus Christi College 34

    1. 14th oldest, founded 1517. 62
    2. Eighth most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 7 in 2007/8. 40
    3. 23rd most undergraduates studying Physics and Philosophy, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  9. Wadham College 32

    1. 19th oldest, founded 1610. 49
    2. 10th most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 6 in 2007/8. 30
    3. Eighth most undergraduates studying Physics and Philosophy, with 2 in 2007/8. 17
  10. Christ Church 32

    1. 15th oldest, founded 1546. 58
    2. 14th most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 6 in 2007/8. 30
    3. 12th most undergraduates studying Physics and Philosophy, with 1 in 2007/8. 8
  11. St Hilda's College 32

    1. Fourth most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 8 in 2007/8. 50
    2. Third most undergraduates studying Physics and Philosophy, with 4 in 2007/8. 33
    3. 33rd oldest, founded 1893. 13
  12. Trinity College 32

    1. 16th oldest, founded 1554. 57
    2. 17th most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 6 in 2007/8. 30
    3. 16th most undergraduates studying Physics and Philosophy, with 1 in 2007/8. 8
  13. St Catherine's College 31

    1. Second most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 12 in 2007/8. 90
    2. 40th oldest, founded 1963. 4
    3. 22nd most undergraduates studying Physics and Philosophy, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  14. Worcester College 22

    1. 21st oldest, founded 1714. 36
    2. 11th most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 6 in 2007/8. 30
    3. 17th most undergraduates studying Physics and Philosophy, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  15. Lady Margaret Hall 20

    1. 16th most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 6 in 2007/8. 30
    2. 11th most undergraduates studying Physics and Philosophy, with 2 in 2007/8. 17
    3. 27th oldest, founded 1878. 15
  16. St John's College 19

    1. 17th oldest, founded 1555. 57
    2. 23rd most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 3 in 2007/8. 0
    3. 20th most undergraduates studying Physics and Philosophy, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  17. Keble College 19

    1. Seventh most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 7 in 2007/8. 40
    2. 24th oldest, founded 1870. 16
    3. 21st most undergraduates studying Physics and Philosophy, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  18. St Peter's College 18

    1. Ninth most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 6 in 2007/8. 30
    2. Seventh most undergraduates studying Physics and Philosophy, with 2 in 2007/8. 17
    3. 36th oldest, founded 1929. 8
  19. Somerville College 16

    1. Fifth most undergraduates studying Physics and Philosophy, with 3 in 2007/8. 25
    2. 28th oldest, founded 1879. 14
    3. 21st most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 4 in 2007/8. 10
  20. St Hugh's College 11

    1. 19th most tutors for Physics and Philosophy, with 5 in 2007/8. 20
    2. 30th oldest, founded 1886. 14
    3. 19th most undergraduates studying Physics and Philosophy, with 0 in 2007/8. 0

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