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

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  1. Balliol College 72

    1. Second most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 7. 88
    2. 10th most undergraduates studying English, with 27 in 2007/8. 57
  2. Magdalen College 61

    1. The most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 8. 100
    2. 25th most undergraduates studying English, with 19 in 2007/8. 22
  3. Somerville College 54

    1. Second most undergraduates studying English, with 36 in 2007/8. 96
    2. 16th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13

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  1. St Anne's College 50

    1. The most undergraduates studying English, with 37 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 22nd most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  2. St Catherine's College 49

    1. Third most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 4. 50
    2. 13th most undergraduates studying English, with 25 in 2007/8. 48
  3. Lady Margaret Hall 43

    1. Third most undergraduates studying English, with 34 in 2007/8. 87
    2. 32nd most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  4. St Hilda's College 43

    1. Fourth most undergraduates studying English, with 34 in 2007/8. 87
    2. 23rd most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  5. Wadham College 39

    1. Fifth most undergraduates studying English, with 32 in 2007/8. 78
    2. 28th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  6. Christ Church 39

    1. Seventh most undergraduates studying English, with 29 in 2007/8. 65
    2. 17th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  7. Merton College 38

    1. 19th most undergraduates studying English, with 23 in 2007/8. 39
    2. Fourth most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 3. 38
  8. Lincoln College 37

    1. Eighth most undergraduates studying English, with 28 in 2007/8. 61
    2. 14th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  9. St Edmund Hall 35

    1. Sixth most undergraduates studying English, with 30 in 2007/8. 70
    2. 40th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  10. Exeter College 32

    1. 12th most undergraduates studying English, with 26 in 2007/8. 52
    2. 18th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  11. St Hugh's College 32

    1. 11th most undergraduates studying English, with 26 in 2007/8. 52
    2. 12th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  12. Pembroke College 30

    1. Ninth most undergraduates studying English, with 28 in 2007/8. 61
    2. 43rd most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  13. New College 30

    1. 15th most undergraduates studying English, with 25 in 2007/8. 48
    2. 11th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  14. University College 30

    1. Fifth most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 3. 38
    2. 22nd most undergraduates studying English, with 19 in 2007/8. 22
  15. St Peter's College 24

    1. 14th most undergraduates studying English, with 25 in 2007/8. 48
    2. 30th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  16. Keble College 22

    1. 16th most undergraduates studying English, with 24 in 2007/8. 43
    2. 35th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  17. Hertford College 20

    1. 17th most undergraduates studying English, with 23 in 2007/8. 39
    2. 33rd most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  18. Mansfield College 20

    1. 18th most undergraduates studying English, with 23 in 2007/8. 39
    2. 37th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  19. Trinity College 19

    1. 21st most undergraduates studying English, with 20 in 2007/8. 26
    2. 13th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  20. Brasenose College 17

    1. 23rd most undergraduates studying English, with 19 in 2007/8. 22
    2. 19th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  21. St John's College 17

    1. Seventh most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 2. 25
    2. 28th most undergraduates studying English, with 16 in 2007/8. 9
  22. Worcester College 15

    1. 20th most undergraduates studying English, with 21 in 2007/8. 30
    2. 25th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  23. Oriel College 13

    1. Ninth most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 2. 25
    2. 29th most undergraduates studying English, with 14 in 2007/8. 0
  24. Jesus College 11

    1. 24th most undergraduates studying English, with 19 in 2007/8. 22
    2. 36th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  25. Regent's Park College 7

    1. 26th most undergraduates studying English, with 17 in 2007/8. 13
    2. 41st most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  26. Corpus Christi College 4

    1. 27th most undergraduates studying English, with 16 in 2007/8. 9
    2. 31st most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  27. Harris Manchester College 0

    1. 39th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
    2. 30th most undergraduates studying English, with 14 in 2007/8. 0

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