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Ranking of Oxford colleges according to: large number of undergraduates studying history (ancient and modern), large number of undergraduates.

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  1. Somerville College 89

    1. The most undergraduates studying History (Ancient and Modern), with 6 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 19th most undergraduates, with 342 in 2007/8. 78
  2. St John's College 82

    1. Third most undergraduates studying History (Ancient and Modern), with 5 in 2007/8. 83
    2. 17th most undergraduates, with 357 in 2007/8. 81
  3. New College 78

    1. Sixth most undergraduates, with 391 in 2007/8. 89
    2. Fourth most undergraduates studying History (Ancient and Modern), with 4 in 2007/8. 67

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  1. St Hilda's College 76

    1. 10th most undergraduates, with 377 in 2007/8. 86
    2. Fifth most undergraduates studying History (Ancient and Modern), with 4 in 2007/8. 67
  2. Trinity College 73

    1. Second most undergraduates studying History (Ancient and Modern), with 5 in 2007/8. 83
    2. 27th most undergraduates, with 281 in 2007/8. 64
  3. Balliol College 69

    1. Seventh most undergraduates, with 382 in 2007/8. 87
    2. 10th most undergraduates studying History (Ancient and Modern), with 3 in 2007/8. 50
  4. Magdalen College 68

    1. 11th most undergraduates, with 377 in 2007/8. 86
    2. Sixth most undergraduates studying History (Ancient and Modern), with 3 in 2007/8. 50
  5. St Hugh's College 67

    1. 15th most undergraduates, with 367 in 2007/8. 84
    2. Seventh most undergraduates studying History (Ancient and Modern), with 3 in 2007/8. 50
  6. University College 67

    1. 16th most undergraduates, with 365 in 2007/8. 83
    2. Eighth most undergraduates studying History (Ancient and Modern), with 3 in 2007/8. 50
  7. Christ Church 61

    1. Fifth most undergraduates, with 391 in 2007/8. 89
    2. 13th most undergraduates studying History (Ancient and Modern), with 2 in 2007/8. 33
  8. Keble College 60

    1. Ninth most undergraduates, with 379 in 2007/8. 86
    2. 14th most undergraduates studying History (Ancient and Modern), with 2 in 2007/8. 33
  9. Lincoln College 57

    1. 26th most undergraduates, with 285 in 2007/8. 65
    2. 11th most undergraduates studying History (Ancient and Modern), with 3 in 2007/8. 50
  10. St Anne's College 56

    1. Third most undergraduates, with 419 in 2007/8. 96
    2. 19th most undergraduates studying History (Ancient and Modern), with 1 in 2007/8. 17
  11. Worcester College 52

    1. Eighth most undergraduates, with 379 in 2007/8. 86
    2. 16th most undergraduates studying History (Ancient and Modern), with 1 in 2007/8. 17
  12. Corpus Christi College 51

    1. 28th most undergraduates, with 229 in 2007/8. 52
    2. Ninth most undergraduates studying History (Ancient and Modern), with 3 in 2007/8. 50
  13. Oriel College 49

    1. 25th most undergraduates, with 288 in 2007/8. 65
    2. 12th most undergraduates studying History (Ancient and Modern), with 2 in 2007/8. 33
  14. Wadham College 49

    1. Second most undergraduates, with 427 in 2007/8. 98
    2. 21st most undergraduates studying History (Ancient and Modern), with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  15. Brasenose College 48

    1. 18th most undergraduates, with 345 in 2007/8. 79
    2. 15th most undergraduates studying History (Ancient and Modern), with 1 in 2007/8. 17
  16. Exeter College 46

    1. 22nd most undergraduates, with 329 in 2007/8. 75
    2. 18th most undergraduates studying History (Ancient and Modern), with 1 in 2007/8. 17
  17. Lady Margaret Hall 45

    1. Fourth most undergraduates, with 393 in 2007/8. 90
    2. 23rd most undergraduates studying History (Ancient and Modern), with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  18. The Queen's College 43

    1. 23rd most undergraduates, with 308 in 2007/8. 70
    2. 20th most undergraduates studying History (Ancient and Modern), with 1 in 2007/8. 17
  19. Merton College 42

    1. 24th most undergraduates, with 298 in 2007/8. 68
    2. 17th most undergraduates studying History (Ancient and Modern), with 1 in 2007/8. 17
  20. St Benet's Hall 4

    1. 32nd most undergraduates, with 39 in 2007/8. 7
    2. 22nd most undergraduates studying History (Ancient and Modern), with 0 in 2007/8. 0

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