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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, large endowment income.

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  1. St John's College 72

    1. The largest endowment income, £9,058,005 in 2005/6. 100
    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
  2. Christ Church 63

    1. Third most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 17 in 2007/8. 100
    2. Second largest endowment income, £8,126,678 in 2005/6. 90
    3. 25th most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  3. Hertford College 60

    1. The most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 7 in 2007/8. 100
    2. Eighth most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 13 in 2007/8. 67
    3. 21st largest endowment income, £1,254,674 in 2005/6. 13

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  1. Oriel College 59

    1. Second most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 17 in 2007/8. 100
    2. Seventh most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 3 in 2007/8. 43
    3. 10th largest endowment income, £3,190,586 in 2005/6. 35
  2. Magdalen College 59

    1. Second most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 5 in 2007/8. 71
    2. 15th most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 12 in 2007/8. 58
    3. Sixth largest endowment income, £4,218,036 in 2005/6. 46
  3. Jesus College 50

    1. Third most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 5 in 2007/8. 71
    2. Fourth largest endowment income, £5,016,515 in 2005/6. 55
    3. 24th most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 8 in 2007/8. 25
  4. Balliol College 48

    1. Seventh most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 14 in 2007/8. 75
    2. Eighth most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 3 in 2007/8. 43
    3. 12th largest endowment income, £2,497,476 in 2005/6. 27
  5. The Queen's College 47

    1. Fourth most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 16 in 2007/8. 92
    2. 15th most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 29
    3. 15th largest endowment income, £2,025,847 in 2005/6. 22
  6. Merton College 46

    1. 16th most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 11 in 2007/8. 50
    2. Seventh largest endowment income, £4,193,333 in 2005/6. 46
    3. Ninth most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 3 in 2007/8. 43
  7. Wadham College 43

    1. 11th most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 12 in 2007/8. 58
    2. Fourth most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 4 in 2007/8. 57
    3. 20th largest endowment income, £1,293,320 in 2005/6. 14
  8. Brasenose College 42

    1. Ninth most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 13 in 2007/8. 67
    2. 11th largest endowment income, £2,870,831 in 2005/6. 31
    3. 13th most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 29
  9. St Catherine's College 42

    1. Fifth most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 16 in 2007/8. 92
    2. 14th most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 29
    3. 29th largest endowment income, £618,070 in 2005/6. 6
  10. St Peter's College 41

    1. The most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 17 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 24th most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 1 in 2007/8. 14
    3. 28th largest endowment income, £906,032 in 2005/6. 9
  11. Trinity College 37

    1. 10th most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 13 in 2007/8. 67
    2. 17th most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 29
    3. 16th largest endowment income, £1,558,609 in 2005/6. 17
  12. New College 37

    1. Sixth most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 3 in 2007/8. 43
    2. Ninth largest endowment income, £3,257,592 in 2005/6. 35
    3. 20th most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 9 in 2007/8. 33
  13. Pembroke College 34

    1. Sixth most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 15 in 2007/8. 83
    2. 20th most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 1 in 2007/8. 14
    3. 32nd largest endowment income, £470,210 in 2005/6. 4
  14. St Hilda's College 29

    1. 17th most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 11 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 12th most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 29
    3. 26th largest endowment income, £934,354 in 2005/6. 10
  15. St Edmund Hall 27

    1. 13th most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 12 in 2007/8. 58
    2. 23rd most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 1 in 2007/8. 14
    3. 25th largest endowment income, £938,544 in 2005/6. 10
  16. University College 27

    1. Eighth largest endowment income, £3,685,982 in 2005/6. 40
    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
  17. Worcester College 26

    1. 19th most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 9 in 2007/8. 33
    2. 16th most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 29
    3. 17th largest endowment income, £1,539,246 in 2005/6. 16
  18. St Hugh's College 26

    1. 12th most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 12 in 2007/8. 58
    2. 19th most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 1 in 2007/8. 14
    3. 31st largest endowment income, £513,585 in 2005/6. 5
  19. Somerville College 25

    1. 21st most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 9 in 2007/8. 33
    2. 11th most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 2 in 2007/8. 29
    3. 19th largest endowment income, £1,321,516 in 2005/6. 14
  20. Keble College 22

    1. 10th most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 3 in 2007/8. 43
    2. 25th most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 7 in 2007/8. 17
    3. 30th largest endowment income, £590,482 in 2005/6. 6
  21. St Anne's College 20

    1. 22nd most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 9 in 2007/8. 33
    2. 22nd most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 1 in 2007/8. 14
    3. 23rd largest endowment income, £1,154,720 in 2005/6. 12
  22. Lady Margaret Hall 17

    1. 18th most tutors for History and Modern Languages, with 10 in 2007/8. 42
    2. 27th largest endowment income, £917,821 in 2005/6. 9
    3. 26th most undergraduates studying History and Modern Languages, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  23. Lincoln College 13

    1. 14th largest endowment income, £2,160,782 in 2005/6. 23
    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

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