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Ranking of Oxford colleges according to: large number of undergraduates studying classics and modern languages, best at university challenge.

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  1. Somerville College 86

    1. Fourth best at University Challenge. 91
    2. Second most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 4 in 2007/8. 80
  2. Magdalen College 69

    1. Second best at University Challenge. 99
    2. 10th most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 40
  3. Brasenose College 50

    1. The most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 5 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 32nd best at University Challenge. 0

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  1. Oriel College 50

    1. The best at University Challenge. 100
    2. 17th most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  2. Balliol College 48

    1. Third best at University Challenge. 96
    2. 20th most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  3. The Queen's College 20

    1. Third most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 40
    2. 23rd best at University Challenge. 0
  4. St Hugh's College 20

    1. Eighth most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 40
    2. 13th best at University Challenge. 0
  5. Worcester College 20

    1. Sixth most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 40
    2. 16th best at University Challenge. 0
  6. Wadham College 20

    1. Fifth most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 40
    2. 14th best at University Challenge. 0
  7. St Anne's College 20

    1. Fourth most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 40
    2. Sixth best at University Challenge. 0
  8. New College 20

    1. Ninth most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 40
    2. 37th best at University Challenge. 0
  9. Exeter College 20

    1. 12th most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 40
    2. 25th best at University Challenge. 0
  10. Merton College 20

    1. Seventh most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 40
    2. 36th best at University Challenge. 0
  11. Jesus College 20

    1. 11th most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 40
    2. 34th best at University Challenge. 0
  12. Christ Church 10

    1. 14th most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 1 in 2007/8. 20
    2. 29th best at University Challenge. 0
  13. Trinity College 10

    1. 13th most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 1 in 2007/8. 20
    2. 19th best at University Challenge. 0
  14. Mansfield College 0

    1. 39th best at University Challenge. 0
    2. 18th most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  15. St John's College 0

    1. 12th best at University Challenge. 0
    2. 19th most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  16. University College 0

    1. 18th best at University Challenge. 0
    2. 15th most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  17. Lady Margaret Hall 0

    1. 40th best at University Challenge. 0
    2. 16th most undergraduates studying Classics and Modern Languages, with 0 in 2007/8. 0

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