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Ranking of Oxford colleges according to: large number of undergraduates studying biochemistry, most nobel prizes or fields medals.

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  1. Magdalen College 75

    1. The most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 8. 100
    2. 21st most undergraduates studying Biochemistry, with 11 in 2007/8. 50
  2. St Catherine's College 64

    1. Fifth most undergraduates studying Biochemistry, with 16 in 2007/8. 78
    2. Third most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 4. 50
  3. Trinity College 56

    1. The most undergraduates studying Biochemistry, with 20 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 13th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13

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  1. University College 55

    1. Eighth most undergraduates studying Biochemistry, with 15 in 2007/8. 72
    2. Fifth most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 3. 38
  2. St Hugh's College 51

    1. Second most undergraduates studying Biochemistry, with 18 in 2007/8. 89
    2. 12th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  3. Exeter College 51

    1. Third most undergraduates studying Biochemistry, with 18 in 2007/8. 89
    2. 18th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  4. Oriel College 43

    1. 14th most undergraduates studying Biochemistry, with 13 in 2007/8. 61
    2. Ninth most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 2. 25
  5. Somerville College 42

    1. Sixth most undergraduates studying Biochemistry, with 15 in 2007/8. 72
    2. 16th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  6. Brasenose College 40

    1. 10th most undergraduates studying Biochemistry, with 14 in 2007/8. 67
    2. 19th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  7. New College 40

    1. 13th most undergraduates studying Biochemistry, with 14 in 2007/8. 67
    2. 11th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  8. St Anne's College 39

    1. Fourth most undergraduates studying Biochemistry, with 16 in 2007/8. 78
    2. 22nd most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  9. Christ Church 37

    1. 15th most undergraduates studying Biochemistry, with 13 in 2007/8. 61
    2. 17th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  10. Corpus Christi College 36

    1. Seventh most undergraduates studying Biochemistry, with 15 in 2007/8. 72
    2. 31st most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  11. The Queen's College 33

    1. 11th most undergraduates studying Biochemistry, with 14 in 2007/8. 67
    2. 42nd most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  12. St Edmund Hall 33

    1. Ninth most undergraduates studying Biochemistry, with 14 in 2007/8. 67
    2. 40th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  13. Pembroke College 33

    1. 12th most undergraduates studying Biochemistry, with 14 in 2007/8. 67
    2. 43rd most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  14. St Peter's College 31

    1. 16th most undergraduates studying Biochemistry, with 13 in 2007/8. 61
    2. 30th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  15. Wadham College 31

    1. 17th most undergraduates studying Biochemistry, with 13 in 2007/8. 61
    2. 28th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  16. Lincoln College 28

    1. 22nd most undergraduates studying Biochemistry, with 10 in 2007/8. 44
    2. 14th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  17. St Hilda's College 28

    1. 18th most undergraduates studying Biochemistry, with 12 in 2007/8. 56
    2. 23rd most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  18. Hertford College 25

    1. 19th most undergraduates studying Biochemistry, with 11 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 33rd most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  19. Lady Margaret Hall 25

    1. 20th most undergraduates studying Biochemistry, with 11 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 32nd most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  20. St John's College 24

    1. Seventh most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 2. 25
    2. 23rd most undergraduates studying Biochemistry, with 6 in 2007/8. 22
  21. Worcester College 0

    1. 25th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
    2. 24th most undergraduates studying Biochemistry, with 2 in 2007/8. 0

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