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Ranking of Oxford colleges according to: large number of undergraduates studying human sciences, large number of tutors for human sciences, best at university challenge.

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  1. St Catherine's College 67

    1. The most undergraduates studying Human Sciences, with 19 in 2007/8. 100
    2. The most tutors for Human Sciences, with 4 in 2007/8. 100
    3. 20th best at University Challenge. 0
  2. Magdalen College 64

    1. Second best at University Challenge. 99
    2. Seventh most tutors for Human Sciences, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    3. Fifth most undergraduates studying Human Sciences, with 8 in 2007/8. 42
  3. Somerville College 53

    1. Fourth best at University Challenge. 91
    2. Sixth most undergraduates studying Human Sciences, with 8 in 2007/8. 42
    3. Ninth most tutors for Human Sciences, with 1 in 2007/8. 25

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  1. St Hugh's College 48

    1. Second most tutors for Human Sciences, with 3 in 2007/8. 75
    2. Second most undergraduates studying Human Sciences, with 13 in 2007/8. 68
    3. 13th best at University Challenge. 0
  2. St John's College 36

    1. Third most undergraduates studying Human Sciences, with 11 in 2007/8. 58
    2. Third most tutors for Human Sciences, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    3. 12th best at University Challenge. 0
  3. New College 36

    1. Fourth most undergraduates studying Human Sciences, with 11 in 2007/8. 58
    2. Sixth most tutors for Human Sciences, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    3. 37th best at University Challenge. 0
  4. Wadham College 29

    1. Fifth most tutors for Human Sciences, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    2. Seventh most undergraduates studying Human Sciences, with 7 in 2007/8. 37
    3. 14th best at University Challenge. 0
  5. Hertford College 29

    1. Fourth most tutors for Human Sciences, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    2. Eighth most undergraduates studying Human Sciences, with 7 in 2007/8. 37
    3. 27th best at University Challenge. 0
  6. Jesus College 19

    1. Ninth most undergraduates studying Human Sciences, with 6 in 2007/8. 32
    2. 10th most tutors for Human Sciences, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
    3. 34th best at University Challenge. 0
  7. Mansfield College 19

    1. 10th most undergraduates studying Human Sciences, with 6 in 2007/8. 32
    2. 11th most tutors for Human Sciences, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
    3. 39th best at University Challenge. 0
  8. Harris Manchester College 17

    1. 11th most undergraduates studying Human Sciences, with 5 in 2007/8. 26
    2. Eighth most tutors for Human Sciences, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
    3. 28th best at University Challenge. 0
  9. St Hilda's College 0

    1. 21st best at University Challenge. 0
    2. 12th most tutors for Human Sciences, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
    3. 12th most undergraduates studying Human Sciences, with 0 in 2007/8. 0

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