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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, large number of undergraduates.

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  1. Pembroke College 70

    1. 14th most undergraduates, with 370 in 2007/8. 84
    2. Fourth most tutors for History and Politics, with 8 in 2007/8. 75
    3. Fourth most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 9 in 2007/8. 50
  2. St Peter's College 67

    1. The most tutors for History and Politics, with 10 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 20th most undergraduates, with 341 in 2007/8. 78
    3. 18th most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 4 in 2007/8. 22
  3. St Catherine's College 65

    1. The most undergraduates, with 437 in 2007/8. 100
    2. Eighth most tutors for History and Politics, with 7 in 2007/8. 63
    3. Eighth most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 6 in 2007/8. 33

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  1. The Queen's College 65

    1. The most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 18 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 23rd most undergraduates, with 308 in 2007/8. 70
    3. 23rd most tutors for History and Politics, with 4 in 2007/8. 25
  2. St Anne's College 64

    1. Third most undergraduates, with 419 in 2007/8. 96
    2. Sixth most tutors for History and Politics, with 7 in 2007/8. 63
    3. 10th most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 6 in 2007/8. 33
  3. Balliol College 63

    1. Seventh most undergraduates, with 382 in 2007/8. 87
    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
  4. Magdalen College 62

    1. 11th most undergraduates, with 377 in 2007/8. 86
    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
  5. Christ Church 62

    1. Fifth most undergraduates, with 391 in 2007/8. 89
    2. 10th most tutors for History and Politics, with 7 in 2007/8. 63
    3. Sixth most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 6 in 2007/8. 33
  6. Merton College 58

    1. 24th most undergraduates, with 298 in 2007/8. 68
    2. Second most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 10 in 2007/8. 56
    3. 15th most tutors for History and Politics, with 6 in 2007/8. 50
  7. Brasenose College 57

    1. Second most tutors for History and Politics, with 9 in 2007/8. 88
    2. 18th most undergraduates, with 345 in 2007/8. 79
    3. 26th most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 1 in 2007/8. 6
  8. Wadham College 56

    1. Second most undergraduates, with 427 in 2007/8. 98
    2. 16th most tutors for History and Politics, with 5 in 2007/8. 38
    3. Ninth most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 6 in 2007/8. 33
  9. New College 56

    1. Sixth most undergraduates, with 391 in 2007/8. 89
    2. 13th most tutors for History and Politics, with 6 in 2007/8. 50
    3. 11th most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 5 in 2007/8. 28
  10. Lady Margaret Hall 55

    1. Fourth most undergraduates, with 393 in 2007/8. 90
    2. Fifth most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 7 in 2007/8. 39
    3. 21st most tutors for History and Politics, with 5 in 2007/8. 38
  11. Hertford College 51

    1. 12th most undergraduates, with 371 in 2007/8. 85
    2. Ninth most tutors for History and Politics, with 7 in 2007/8. 63
    3. 27th most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 1 in 2007/8. 6
  12. Keble College 51

    1. Ninth most undergraduates, with 379 in 2007/8. 86
    2. 19th most tutors for History and Politics, with 5 in 2007/8. 38
    3. 14th most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 5 in 2007/8. 28
  13. St Edmund Hall 50

    1. 13th most undergraduates, with 371 in 2007/8. 85
    2. 14th most tutors for History and Politics, with 6 in 2007/8. 50
    3. 22nd most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 3 in 2007/8. 17
  14. University College 49

    1. 16th most undergraduates, with 365 in 2007/8. 83
    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
  15. Corpus Christi College 49

    1. Fifth most tutors for History and Politics, with 7 in 2007/8. 63
    2. 28th most undergraduates, with 229 in 2007/8. 52
    3. Seventh most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 6 in 2007/8. 33
  16. St Hugh's College 49

    1. 15th most undergraduates, with 367 in 2007/8. 84
    2. Seventh most tutors for History and Politics, with 7 in 2007/8. 63
    3. 29th most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
  17. St Hilda's College 49

    1. 10th most undergraduates, with 377 in 2007/8. 86
    2. 17th most tutors for History and Politics, with 5 in 2007/8. 38
    3. 17th most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 4 in 2007/8. 22
  18. Trinity College 43

    1. 27th most undergraduates, with 281 in 2007/8. 64
    2. 12th most tutors for History and Politics, with 6 in 2007/8. 50
    3. 19th most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 3 in 2007/8. 17
  19. St John's College 43

    1. 17th most undergraduates, with 357 in 2007/8. 81
    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
  20. Lincoln College 40

    1. 26th most undergraduates, with 285 in 2007/8. 65
    2. 20th most tutors for History and Politics, with 5 in 2007/8. 38
    3. 21st most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 3 in 2007/8. 17
  21. Jesus College 39

    1. 21st most undergraduates, with 330 in 2007/8. 75
    2. 24th most tutors for History and Politics, with 4 in 2007/8. 25
    3. 23rd most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 3 in 2007/8. 17
  22. Mansfield College 38

    1. 29th most undergraduates, with 214 in 2007/8. 48
    2. 18th most tutors for History and Politics, with 5 in 2007/8. 38
    3. 13th most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 5 in 2007/8. 28
  23. Worcester College 35

    1. Eighth most undergraduates, with 379 in 2007/8. 86
    2. 26th most tutors for History and Politics, with 3 in 2007/8. 13
    3. 25th most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 1 in 2007/8. 6
  24. Regent's Park College 11

    1. 20th most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 3 in 2007/8. 17
    2. 31st most undergraduates, with 79 in 2007/8. 17
    3. 27th most tutors for History and Politics, with 2 in 2007/8. 0
  25. Harris Manchester College 9

    1. 30th most undergraduates, with 79 in 2007/8. 17
    2. 24th most undergraduates studying History and Politics, with 2 in 2007/8. 11
    3. 28th most tutors for History and Politics, with 2 in 2007/8. 0
  26. St Benet's Hall 2

    1. 32nd most undergraduates, with 39 in 2007/8. 7
    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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