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

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  1. St Catherine's College 75

    1. The most tutors for Chemistry, with 8 in 2007/8. 100
    2. Second most undergraduates studying Chemistry, with 34 in 2007/8. 75
    3. Third most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 4. 50
  2. Balliol College 66

    1. Second most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 7. 88
    2. Third most undergraduates studying Chemistry, with 32 in 2007/8. 68
    3. Sixth most tutors for Chemistry, with 4 in 2007/8. 43
  3. Magdalen College 63

    1. The most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 8. 100
    2. Eighth most undergraduates studying Chemistry, with 30 in 2007/8. 61
    3. 19th most tutors for Chemistry, with 3 in 2007/8. 29

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  1. University College 60

    1. The most undergraduates studying Chemistry, with 41 in 2007/8. 100
    2. Third most tutors for Chemistry, with 4 in 2007/8. 43
    3. Fifth most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 3. 38
  2. St John's College 39

    1. Sixth most undergraduates studying Chemistry, with 31 in 2007/8. 64
    2. 10th most tutors for Chemistry, with 3 in 2007/8. 29
    3. Seventh most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 2. 25
  3. Merton College 35

    1. 13th most undergraduates studying Chemistry, with 24 in 2007/8. 39
    2. Fourth most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 3. 38
    3. 16th most tutors for Chemistry, with 3 in 2007/8. 29
  4. Wadham College 32

    1. Fourth most undergraduates studying Chemistry, with 32 in 2007/8. 68
    2. 17th most tutors for Chemistry, with 3 in 2007/8. 29
    3. 28th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  5. Jesus College 32

    1. Fifth most undergraduates studying Chemistry, with 32 in 2007/8. 68
    2. 14th most tutors for Chemistry, with 3 in 2007/8. 29
    3. 36th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  6. Hertford College 31

    1. Second most tutors for Chemistry, with 6 in 2007/8. 71
    2. 22nd most undergraduates studying Chemistry, with 19 in 2007/8. 21
    3. 33rd most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  7. New College 30

    1. Seventh most undergraduates studying Chemistry, with 31 in 2007/8. 64
    2. 26th most tutors for Chemistry, with 2 in 2007/8. 14
    3. 11th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  8. Exeter College 30

    1. Seventh most tutors for Chemistry, with 4 in 2007/8. 43
    2. 17th most undergraduates studying Chemistry, with 23 in 2007/8. 36
    3. 18th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  9. St Hugh's College 28

    1. 10th most undergraduates studying Chemistry, with 25 in 2007/8. 43
    2. 18th most tutors for Chemistry, with 3 in 2007/8. 29
    3. 12th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  10. Christ Church 26

    1. 15th most undergraduates studying Chemistry, with 23 in 2007/8. 36
    2. 15th most tutors for Chemistry, with 3 in 2007/8. 29
    3. 17th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  11. St Hilda's College 25

    1. Fifth most tutors for Chemistry, with 4 in 2007/8. 43
    2. 18th most undergraduates studying Chemistry, with 22 in 2007/8. 32
    3. 23rd most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  12. Trinity College 23

    1. 21st most undergraduates studying Chemistry, with 21 in 2007/8. 29
    2. 13th most tutors for Chemistry, with 3 in 2007/8. 29
    3. 13th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  13. Pembroke College 23

    1. 12th most undergraduates studying Chemistry, with 24 in 2007/8. 39
    2. Ninth most tutors for Chemistry, with 3 in 2007/8. 29
    3. 43rd most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  14. Somerville College 22

    1. 11th most undergraduates studying Chemistry, with 24 in 2007/8. 39
    2. 27th most tutors for Chemistry, with 2 in 2007/8. 14
    3. 16th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  15. Brasenose College 21

    1. 16th most undergraduates studying Chemistry, with 23 in 2007/8. 36
    2. 23rd most tutors for Chemistry, with 2 in 2007/8. 14
    3. 19th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  16. St Edmund Hall 20

    1. 19th most undergraduates studying Chemistry, with 22 in 2007/8. 32
    2. 12th most tutors for Chemistry, with 3 in 2007/8. 29
    3. 40th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  17. Corpus Christi College 18

    1. Fourth most tutors for Chemistry, with 4 in 2007/8. 43
    2. 27th most undergraduates studying Chemistry, with 16 in 2007/8. 11
    3. 31st most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  18. Worcester College 17

    1. 14th most undergraduates studying Chemistry, with 23 in 2007/8. 36
    2. 20th most tutors for Chemistry, with 2 in 2007/8. 14
    3. 25th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  19. Oriel College 17

    1. Ninth most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 2. 25
    2. 21st most tutors for Chemistry, with 2 in 2007/8. 14
    3. 26th most undergraduates studying Chemistry, with 16 in 2007/8. 11
  20. Keble College 15

    1. Ninth most undergraduates studying Chemistry, with 26 in 2007/8. 46
    2. 35th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
    3. 28th most tutors for Chemistry, with 1 in 2007/8. 0
  21. Lady Margaret Hall 15

    1. 20th most undergraduates studying Chemistry, with 22 in 2007/8. 32
    2. 25th most tutors for Chemistry, with 2 in 2007/8. 14
    3. 32nd most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  22. The Queen's College 14

    1. Eighth most tutors for Chemistry, with 3 in 2007/8. 29
    2. 23rd most undergraduates studying Chemistry, with 17 in 2007/8. 14
    3. 42nd most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  23. St Peter's College 14

    1. 11th most tutors for Chemistry, with 3 in 2007/8. 29
    2. 25th most undergraduates studying Chemistry, with 17 in 2007/8. 14
    3. 30th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  24. Lincoln College 14

    1. 24th most undergraduates studying Chemistry, with 17 in 2007/8. 14
    2. 22nd most tutors for Chemistry, with 2 in 2007/8. 14
    3. 14th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  25. St Anne's College 5

    1. 24th most tutors for Chemistry, with 2 in 2007/8. 14
    2. 22nd most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
    3. 28th most undergraduates studying Chemistry, with 13 in 2007/8. 0

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