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Ranking of Oxford colleges according to: large number of undergraduates studying history and modern languages, large number of tutors for history and modern languages, close to centre.

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  1. Hertford College 86

    1. The most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 7 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 10th closest to the centre, at 0.16 miles. 91
    3. Eighth most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 13 in 2007/8. 67
  2. Oriel College 80

    1. Second most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 17 in 2007/8. 100
    2. Fourth closest to the centre, at 0.1 miles. 96
    3. Seventh most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 3 in 2007/8. 43
  3. Balliol College 70

    1. 11th closest to the centre, at 0.16 miles. 91
    2. Seventh most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 14 in 2007/8. 75
    3. Eighth most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 3 in 2007/8. 43

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  1. The Queen's College 69

    1. Fourth most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 16 in 2007/8. 92
    2. 17th closest to the centre, at 0.21 miles. 88
    3. 15th most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 29
  2. Magdalen College 68

    1. 25th closest to the centre, at 0.36 miles. 75
    2. Second most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 5 in 2007/8. 71
    3. 15th most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 12 in 2007/8. 58
  3. St Peter's College 68

    1. The most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 17 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 15th closest to the centre, at 0.2 miles. 88
    3. 24th most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 1 in 2007/8. 14
  4. Wadham College 67

    1. 19th closest to the centre, at 0.23 miles. 85
    2. 11th most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 12 in 2007/8. 58
    3. Fourth most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 4 in 2007/8. 57
  5. St John's College 65

    1. 23rd closest to the centre, at 0.3 miles. 80
    2. 14th most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 12 in 2007/8. 58
    3. Fifth most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 4 in 2007/8. 57
  6. Jesus College 64

    1. Third closest to the centre, at 0.09 miles. 97
    2. Third most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 5 in 2007/8. 71
    3. 24th most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 8 in 2007/8. 25
  7. Brasenose College 64

    1. Second closest to the centre, at 0.08 miles. 98
    2. Ninth most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 13 in 2007/8. 67
    3. 13th most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 29
  8. Christ Church 64

    1. Third most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 17 in 2007/8. 100
    2. Eighth closest to the centre, at 0.15 miles. 92
    3. 25th most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  9. Pembroke College 63

    1. 14th closest to the centre, at 0.17 miles. 90
    2. Sixth most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 15 in 2007/8. 83
    3. 20th most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 1 in 2007/8. 14
  10. Trinity College 62

    1. Ninth closest to the centre, at 0.16 miles. 91
    2. 10th most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 13 in 2007/8. 67
    3. 17th most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 29
  11. Merton College 61

    1. 13th closest to the centre, at 0.17 miles. 91
    2. 16th most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 11 in 2007/8. 50
    3. Ninth most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 3 in 2007/8. 43
  12. St Catherine's College 60

    1. Fifth most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 16 in 2007/8. 92
    2. 35th closest to the centre, at 0.56 miles. 60
    3. 14th most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 29
  13. New College 54

    1. 18th closest to the centre, at 0.23 miles. 86
    2. Sixth most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 3 in 2007/8. 43
    3. 20th most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 9 in 2007/8. 33
  14. St Edmund Hall 52

    1. 20th closest to the centre, at 0.24 miles. 85
    2. 13th most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 12 in 2007/8. 58
    3. 23rd most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 1 in 2007/8. 14
  15. St Hilda's College 48

    1. 32nd closest to the centre, at 0.5 miles. 64
    2. 17th most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 11 in 2007/8. 50
    3. 12th most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 29
  16. Worcester College 45

    1. 26th closest to the centre, at 0.37 miles. 74
    2. 19th most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 9 in 2007/8. 33
    3. 16th most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 29
  17. University College 43

    1. 12th closest to the centre, at 0.17 miles. 91
    2. 23rd most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 8 in 2007/8. 25
    3. 18th most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 1 in 2007/8. 14
  18. Keble College 42

    1. 30th closest to the centre, at 0.45 miles. 68
    2. 10th most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 3 in 2007/8. 43
    3. 25th most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 7 in 2007/8. 17
  19. Somerville College 41

    1. 34th closest to the centre, at 0.55 miles. 60
    2. 21st most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 9 in 2007/8. 33
    3. 11th most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 29
  20. Lincoln College 38

    1. The closest to the centre, at 0.05 miles. 100
    2. 21st most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 1 in 2007/8. 14
    3. 26th most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 5 in 2007/8. 0
  21. St Anne's College 31

    1. 37th closest to the centre, at 0.73 miles. 46
    2. 22nd most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 9 in 2007/8. 33
    3. 22nd most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 1 in 2007/8. 14
  22. St Hugh's College 30

    1. 12th most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 12 in 2007/8. 58
    2. 43rd closest to the centre, at 1.07 miles. 18
    3. 19th most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 1 in 2007/8. 14
  23. Lady Margaret Hall 26

    1. 18th most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 10 in 2007/8. 42
    2. 42nd closest to the centre, at 0.86 miles. 35
    3. 26th most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 0 in 2007/8. 0

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