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Ranking of Oxford colleges according to: large number of undergraduates studying classics and modern languages, most nobel prizes or fields medals.

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  1. Magdalen College 70

    1. The most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 8. 100
    2. 10th most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 40
  2. Brasenose College 56

    1. The most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 5 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 19th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  3. Somerville College 46

    1. Second most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 4 in 2007/8. 80
    2. 16th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13

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  1. Balliol College 44

    1. Second most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 7. 88
    2. 20th most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  2. Merton College 39

    1. Seventh most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 40
    2. Fourth most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 3. 38
  3. St Hugh's College 26

    1. Eighth most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 40
    2. 12th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  4. New College 26

    1. Ninth most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 40
    2. 11th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  5. Exeter College 26

    1. 12th most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 40
    2. 18th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  6. Worcester College 20

    1. Sixth most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 40
    2. 25th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  7. St Anne's College 20

    1. Fourth most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 40
    2. 22nd most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  8. Wadham College 20

    1. Fifth most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 40
    2. 28th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  9. The Queen's College 20

    1. Third most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 40
    2. 42nd most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  10. Jesus College 20

    1. 11th most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 40
    2. 36th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  11. University College 19

    1. Fifth most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 3. 38
    2. 15th most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  12. Christ Church 16

    1. 14th most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 1 in 2007/8. 20
    2. 17th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  13. Trinity College 16

    1. 13th most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 1 in 2007/8. 20
    2. 13th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  14. St John's College 13

    1. Seventh most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 2. 25
    2. 19th most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  15. Oriel College 13

    1. Ninth most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 2. 25
    2. 17th most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  16. Mansfield College 0

    1. 37th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
    2. 18th most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  17. Lady Margaret Hall 0

    1. 32nd most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
    2. 16th most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 0 in 2007/8. 0

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