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Ranking of Oxford colleges according to: large number of undergraduates studying history and politics, large number of tutors for history and politics, most nobel prizes or fields medals.

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  1. Magdalen College 67

    1. The most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 8. 100
    2. 11th most tutors for History and Politics, with 6 in 2007/8. 50
    3. Third most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 9 in 2007/8. 50
  2. Balliol College 63

    1. Second most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 7. 88
    2. Third most tutors for History and Politics, with 8 in 2007/8. 75
    3. 12th most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 5 in 2007/8. 28
  3. St Catherine's College 49

    1. Eighth most tutors for History and Politics, with 7 in 2007/8. 63
    2. Third most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 4. 50
    3. Eighth most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 6 in 2007/8. 33

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  1. Merton College 48

    1. Second most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 10 in 2007/8. 56
    2. 15th most tutors for History and Politics, with 6 in 2007/8. 50
    3. Fourth most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 3. 38
  2. The Queen's College 42

    1. The most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 18 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 23rd most tutors for History and Politics, with 4 in 2007/8. 25
    3. 42nd most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  3. Pembroke College 42

    1. Fourth most tutors for History and Politics, with 8 in 2007/8. 75
    2. Fourth most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 9 in 2007/8. 50
    3. 43rd most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  4. St Peter's College 41

    1. The most tutors for History and Politics, with 10 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 18th most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 4 in 2007/8. 22
    3. 30th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  5. Christ Church 36

    1. 10th most tutors for History and Politics, with 7 in 2007/8. 63
    2. Sixth most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 6 in 2007/8. 33
    3. 17th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  6. Brasenose College 35

    1. Second most tutors for History and Politics, with 9 in 2007/8. 88
    2. 19th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
    3. 26th most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 1 in 2007/8. 6
  7. University College 34

    1. Fifth most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 3. 38
    2. 22nd most tutors for History and Politics, with 5 in 2007/8. 38
    3. 15th most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 5 in 2007/8. 28
  8. Corpus Christi College 32

    1. Fifth most tutors for History and Politics, with 7 in 2007/8. 63
    2. Seventh most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 6 in 2007/8. 33
    3. 31st most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  9. St Anne's College 32

    1. Sixth most tutors for History and Politics, with 7 in 2007/8. 63
    2. 10th most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 6 in 2007/8. 33
    3. 22nd most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  10. New College 30

    1. 13th most tutors for History and Politics, with 6 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 11th most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 5 in 2007/8. 28
    3. 11th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  11. Trinity College 26

    1. 12th most tutors for History and Politics, with 6 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 19th most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 3 in 2007/8. 17
    3. 13th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  12. Lady Margaret Hall 25

    1. Fifth most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 7 in 2007/8. 39
    2. 21st most tutors for History and Politics, with 5 in 2007/8. 38
    3. 32nd most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  13. St Hugh's College 25

    1. Seventh most tutors for History and Politics, with 7 in 2007/8. 63
    2. 12th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
    3. 29th most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  14. St John's College 24

    1. Seventh most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 2. 25
    2. 25th most tutors for History and Politics, with 4 in 2007/8. 25
    3. 16th most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 4 in 2007/8. 22
  15. Wadham College 24

    1. 16th most tutors for History and Politics, with 5 in 2007/8. 38
    2. Ninth most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 6 in 2007/8. 33
    3. 28th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  16. Hertford College 23

    1. Ninth most tutors for History and Politics, with 7 in 2007/8. 63
    2. 27th most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 1 in 2007/8. 6
    3. 33rd most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  17. St Edmund Hall 22

    1. 14th most tutors for History and Politics, with 6 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 22nd most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 3 in 2007/8. 17
    3. 40th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  18. Lincoln College 22

    1. 20th most tutors for History and Politics, with 5 in 2007/8. 38
    2. 21st most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 3 in 2007/8. 17
    3. 14th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 1. 13
  19. Keble College 22

    1. 19th most tutors for History and Politics, with 5 in 2007/8. 38
    2. 14th most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 5 in 2007/8. 28
    3. 35th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  20. Mansfield College 22

    1. 18th most tutors for History and Politics, with 5 in 2007/8. 38
    2. 13th most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 5 in 2007/8. 28
    3. 37th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  21. St Hilda's College 20

    1. 17th most tutors for History and Politics, with 5 in 2007/8. 38
    2. 17th most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 4 in 2007/8. 22
    3. 23rd most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  22. Jesus College 14

    1. 24th most tutors for History and Politics, with 4 in 2007/8. 25
    2. 23rd most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 3 in 2007/8. 17
    3. 36th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  23. Worcester College 6

    1. 26th most tutors for History and Politics, with 3 in 2007/8. 13
    2. 25th most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 1 in 2007/8. 6
    3. 25th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
  24. Regent's Park College 6

    1. 20th most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 3 in 2007/8. 17
    2. 41st most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
    3. 27th most tutors for History and Politics, with 2 in 2007/8. 0
  25. Harris Manchester College 4

    1. 24th most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 2 in 2007/8. 11
    2. 39th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
    3. 28th most tutors for History and Politics, with 2 in 2007/8. 0
  26. St Benet's Hall 0

    1. 20th most Nobel Prizes or Fields medals, with 0. 0
    2. 29th most tutors for History and Politics, with 2 in 2007/8. 0
    3. 28th most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 0 in 2007/8. 0

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