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Ranking of Oxford colleges according to: large number of undergraduates studying history and english, large number of tutors for history and english, best at university challenge.

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  1. Balliol College 67

    1. Third best at University Challenge. 96
    2. Third most tutors for History and English, with 10 in 2007/8. 80
    3. 10th most undergraduates studying History and English, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
  2. Somerville College 64

    1. Fourth best at University Challenge. 91
    2. 10th most tutors for History and English, with 7 in 2007/8. 50
    3. Sixth most undergraduates studying History and English, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
  3. Wadham College 50

    1. Second most undergraduates studying History and English, with 4 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 11th most tutors for History and English, with 7 in 2007/8. 50
    3. 14th best at University Challenge. 0

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  1. Pembroke College 50

    1. The most tutors for History and English, with 12 in 2007/8. 100
    2. Seventh most undergraduates studying History and English, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    3. 44th best at University Challenge. 0
  2. Mansfield College 43

    1. The most undergraduates studying History and English, with 4 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 15th most tutors for History and English, with 5 in 2007/8. 30
    3. 39th best at University Challenge. 0
  3. St Hilda's College 40

    1. Fifth most tutors for History and English, with 9 in 2007/8. 70
    2. Fourth most undergraduates studying History and English, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    3. 21st best at University Challenge. 0
  4. Jesus College 38

    1. Third most undergraduates studying History and English, with 3 in 2007/8. 75
    2. 13th most tutors for History and English, with 6 in 2007/8. 40
    3. 34th best at University Challenge. 0
  5. Merton College 37

    1. Ninth most tutors for History and English, with 8 in 2007/8. 60
    2. Fifth most undergraduates studying History and English, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    3. 36th best at University Challenge. 0
  6. St Peter's College 32

    1. Fourth most tutors for History and English, with 9 in 2007/8. 70
    2. 12th most undergraduates studying History and English, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
    3. Fifth best at University Challenge. 0
  7. Corpus Christi College 32

    1. Sixth most tutors for History and English, with 9 in 2007/8. 70
    2. Ninth most undergraduates studying History and English, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
    3. 30th best at University Challenge. 0
  8. St Catherine's College 30

    1. Second most tutors for History and English, with 11 in 2007/8. 90
    2. 20th best at University Challenge. 0
    3. 16th most undergraduates studying History and English, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  9. St Hugh's College 28

    1. Seventh most tutors for History and English, with 8 in 2007/8. 60
    2. 11th most undergraduates studying History and English, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
    3. 13th best at University Challenge. 0
  10. Exeter College 27

    1. Eighth most undergraduates studying History and English, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 14th most tutors for History and English, with 5 in 2007/8. 30
    3. 25th best at University Challenge. 0
  11. St John's College 20

    1. Eighth most tutors for History and English, with 8 in 2007/8. 60
    2. 12th best at University Challenge. 0
    3. 14th most undergraduates studying History and English, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  12. Worcester College 13

    1. 12th most tutors for History and English, with 6 in 2007/8. 40
    2. 16th best at University Challenge. 0
    3. 13th most undergraduates studying History and English, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  13. Harris Manchester College 0

    1. 28th best at University Challenge. 0
    2. 16th most tutors for History and English, with 2 in 2007/8. 0
    3. 15th most undergraduates studying History and English, with 0 in 2007/8. 0

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