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

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  1. Balliol College 97

    1. The most undergraduates studying History, with 38 in 2007/8. 100
    2. Second most tutors for History, with 8 in 2007/8. 100
    3. 11th closest to the centre, at 0.16 miles. 91
  2. Christ Church 96

    1. The most tutors for History, with 8 in 2007/8. 100
    2. Second most undergraduates studying History, with 37 in 2007/8. 97
    3. Eighth closest to the centre, at 0.15 miles. 92
  3. Oriel College 80

    1. Fourth closest to the centre, at 0.1 miles. 96
    2. Third most tutors for History, with 7 in 2007/8. 86
    3. 14th most undergraduates studying History, with 25 in 2007/8. 59

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  1. Brasenose College 79

    1. Second closest to the centre, at 0.08 miles. 98
    2. Seventh most tutors for History, with 6 in 2007/8. 71
    3. 10th most undergraduates studying History, with 28 in 2007/8. 69
  2. University College 77

    1. 12th closest to the centre, at 0.17 miles. 91
    2. Third most undergraduates studying History, with 33 in 2007/8. 84
    3. 11th most tutors for History, with 5 in 2007/8. 57
  3. St Peter's College 75

    1. 15th closest to the centre, at 0.2 miles. 88
    2. Fourth most tutors for History, with 6 in 2007/8. 71
    3. 11th most undergraduates studying History, with 27 in 2007/8. 66
  4. Hertford College 72

    1. 10th closest to the centre, at 0.16 miles. 91
    2. Ninth most undergraduates studying History, with 28 in 2007/8. 69
    3. Eighth most tutors for History, with 5 in 2007/8. 57
  5. Pembroke College 71

    1. 14th closest to the centre, at 0.17 miles. 90
    2. Fifth most tutors for History, with 6 in 2007/8. 71
    3. 17th most undergraduates studying History, with 22 in 2007/8. 50
  6. Merton College 70

    1. 13th closest to the centre, at 0.17 miles. 91
    2. 13th most undergraduates studying History, with 26 in 2007/8. 63
    3. 14th most tutors for History, with 5 in 2007/8. 57
  7. Magdalen College 67

    1. Fourth most undergraduates studying History, with 32 in 2007/8. 81
    2. 25th closest to the centre, at 0.36 miles. 75
    3. 15th most tutors for History, with 4 in 2007/8. 43
  8. Lincoln College 66

    1. The closest to the centre, at 0.05 miles. 100
    2. Eighth most undergraduates studying History, with 28 in 2007/8. 69
    3. 24th most tutors for History, with 3 in 2007/8. 29
  9. Corpus Christi College 65

    1. Seventh closest to the centre, at 0.12 miles. 94
    2. Sixth most tutors for History, with 6 in 2007/8. 71
    3. 29th most undergraduates studying History, with 15 in 2007/8. 28
  10. Wadham College 62

    1. 19th closest to the centre, at 0.23 miles. 85
    2. 15th most undergraduates studying History, with 24 in 2007/8. 56
    3. 22nd most tutors for History, with 4 in 2007/8. 43
  11. Trinity College 60

    1. Ninth closest to the centre, at 0.16 miles. 91
    2. 12th most tutors for History, with 5 in 2007/8. 57
    3. 28th most undergraduates studying History, with 16 in 2007/8. 31
  12. The Queen's College 59

    1. 17th closest to the centre, at 0.21 miles. 88
    2. 13th most tutors for History, with 5 in 2007/8. 57
    3. 27th most undergraduates studying History, with 16 in 2007/8. 31
  13. Somerville College 57

    1. Seventh most undergraduates studying History, with 28 in 2007/8. 69
    2. 34th closest to the centre, at 0.55 miles. 60
    3. 20th most tutors for History, with 4 in 2007/8. 43
  14. St Edmund Hall 56

    1. 20th closest to the centre, at 0.24 miles. 85
    2. 16th most undergraduates studying History, with 24 in 2007/8. 56
    3. 25th most tutors for History, with 3 in 2007/8. 29
  15. New College 56

    1. 18th closest to the centre, at 0.23 miles. 86
    2. 18th most tutors for History, with 4 in 2007/8. 43
    3. 25th most undergraduates studying History, with 19 in 2007/8. 41
  16. St Catherine's College 56

    1. 12th most undergraduates studying History, with 27 in 2007/8. 66
    2. 35th closest to the centre, at 0.56 miles. 60
    3. 17th most tutors for History, with 4 in 2007/8. 43
  17. St John's College 56

    1. 23rd closest to the centre, at 0.3 miles. 80
    2. 24th most undergraduates studying History, with 20 in 2007/8. 44
    3. 21st most tutors for History, with 4 in 2007/8. 43
  18. Exeter College 53

    1. Fifth closest to the centre, at 0.1 miles. 96
    2. 18th most undergraduates studying History, with 22 in 2007/8. 50
    3. 28th most tutors for History, with 2 in 2007/8. 14
  19. Jesus College 53

    1. Third closest to the centre, at 0.09 miles. 97
    2. 19th most undergraduates studying History, with 21 in 2007/8. 47
    3. 27th most tutors for History, with 2 in 2007/8. 14
  20. Lady Margaret Hall 51

    1. Fifth most undergraduates studying History, with 30 in 2007/8. 75
    2. 16th most tutors for History, with 4 in 2007/8. 43
    3. 42nd closest to the centre, at 0.86 miles. 35
  21. St Hilda's College 50

    1. 32nd closest to the centre, at 0.5 miles. 64
    2. 22nd most undergraduates studying History, with 20 in 2007/8. 44
    3. 19th most tutors for History, with 4 in 2007/8. 43
  22. Worcester College 50

    1. 26th closest to the centre, at 0.37 miles. 74
    2. 20th most undergraduates studying History, with 21 in 2007/8. 47
    3. 26th most tutors for History, with 3 in 2007/8. 29
  23. St Hugh's College 49

    1. Sixth most undergraduates studying History, with 29 in 2007/8. 72
    2. 10th most tutors for History, with 5 in 2007/8. 57
    3. 43rd closest to the centre, at 1.07 miles. 18
  24. St Anne's College 49

    1. Ninth most tutors for History, with 5 in 2007/8. 57
    2. 37th closest to the centre, at 0.73 miles. 46
    3. 23rd most undergraduates studying History, with 20 in 2007/8. 44
  25. Keble College 47

    1. 30th closest to the centre, at 0.45 miles. 68
    2. 21st most undergraduates studying History, with 20 in 2007/8. 44
    3. 23rd most tutors for History, with 3 in 2007/8. 29
  26. Mansfield College 42

    1. 29th closest to the centre, at 0.42 miles. 71
    2. 26th most undergraduates studying History, with 19 in 2007/8. 41
    3. 29th most tutors for History, with 2 in 2007/8. 14
  27. St Benet's Hall 26

    1. 31st closest to the centre, at 0.46 miles. 68
    2. 30th most undergraduates studying History, with 9 in 2007/8. 9
    3. 31st most tutors for History, with 1 in 2007/8. 0
  28. Regent's Park College 24

    1. 28th closest to the centre, at 0.41 miles. 72
    2. 30th most tutors for History, with 1 in 2007/8. 0
    3. 31st most undergraduates studying History, with 6 in 2007/8. 0

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