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Ranking of Oxford colleges according to: large number of undergraduates studying medicine, old college.

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  1. Lady Margaret Hall 57

    1. The most undergraduates studying Medicine, with 115 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 27th oldest, founded 1878. 15
  2. Merton College 49

    1. Fourth oldest, founded 1264. 94
    2. 15th most undergraduates studying Medicine, with 16 in 2007/8. 4
  3. Balliol College 48

    1. Third oldest, founded 1263. 95
    2. 23rd most undergraduates studying Medicine, with 14 in 2007/8. 2

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  1. University College 48

    1. Second oldest, founded 1249. 96
    2. 25th most undergraduates studying Medicine, with 12 in 2007/8. 0
  2. Exeter College 47

    1. Sixth oldest, founded 1314. 88
    2. Fourth most undergraduates studying Medicine, with 18 in 2007/8. 6
  3. St Edmund Hall 46

    1. Fifth oldest, founded 1278. 93
    2. 27th most undergraduates studying Medicine, with 12 in 2007/8. 0
  4. Oriel College 45

    1. Seventh oldest, founded 1326. 86
    2. 13th most undergraduates studying Medicine, with 16 in 2007/8. 4
  5. The Queen's College 45

    1. Eighth oldest, founded 1341. 84
    2. Seventh most undergraduates studying Medicine, with 17 in 2007/8. 5
  6. New College 42

    1. Ninth oldest, founded 1379. 79
    2. 11th most undergraduates studying Medicine, with 16 in 2007/8. 4
  7. Lincoln College 38

    1. 10th oldest, founded 1427. 73
    2. 19th most undergraduates studying Medicine, with 15 in 2007/8. 3
  8. Brasenose College 37

    1. 13th oldest, founded 1509. 63
    2. Third most undergraduates studying Medicine, with 23 in 2007/8. 11
  9. Magdalen College 35

    1. 12th oldest, founded 1458. 69
    2. 24th most undergraduates studying Medicine, with 13 in 2007/8. 1
  10. Corpus Christi College 32

    1. 14th oldest, founded 1517. 62
    2. 18th most undergraduates studying Medicine, with 15 in 2007/8. 3
  11. Christ Church 31

    1. 15th oldest, founded 1546. 58
    2. 14th most undergraduates studying Medicine, with 16 in 2007/8. 4
  12. Trinity College 31

    1. 16th oldest, founded 1554. 57
    2. 10th most undergraduates studying Medicine, with 17 in 2007/8. 5
  13. St John's College 30

    1. 17th oldest, founded 1555. 57
    2. 21st most undergraduates studying Medicine, with 15 in 2007/8. 3
  14. Jesus College 27

    1. 18th oldest, founded 1571. 54
    2. 26th most undergraduates studying Medicine, with 12 in 2007/8. 0
  15. Wadham College 26

    1. 19th oldest, founded 1610. 49
    2. 20th most undergraduates studying Medicine, with 15 in 2007/8. 3
  16. Pembroke College 24

    1. 20th oldest, founded 1624. 48
    2. 28th most undergraduates studying Medicine, with 12 in 2007/8. 0
  17. Worcester College 21

    1. 21st oldest, founded 1714. 36
    2. Fifth most undergraduates studying Medicine, with 18 in 2007/8. 6
  18. Hertford College 18

    1. 22nd oldest, founded 1740. 33
    2. 22nd most undergraduates studying Medicine, with 15 in 2007/8. 3
  19. St Anne's College 14

    1. 29th oldest, founded 1879. 14
    2. Second most undergraduates studying Medicine, with 25 in 2007/8. 13
  20. Keble College 10

    1. 24th oldest, founded 1870. 16
    2. 16th most undergraduates studying Medicine, with 16 in 2007/8. 4
  21. St Hugh's College 9

    1. 30th oldest, founded 1886. 14
    2. Ninth most undergraduates studying Medicine, with 17 in 2007/8. 5
  22. Somerville College 9

    1. 28th oldest, founded 1879. 14
    2. 12th most undergraduates studying Medicine, with 16 in 2007/8. 4
  23. St Hilda's College 8

    1. 33rd oldest, founded 1893. 13
    2. 17th most undergraduates studying Medicine, with 15 in 2007/8. 3
  24. St Peter's College 6

    1. 36th oldest, founded 1929. 8
    2. Sixth most undergraduates studying Medicine, with 17 in 2007/8. 5
  25. St Catherine's College 4

    1. Eighth most undergraduates studying Medicine, with 17 in 2007/8. 5
    2. 40th oldest, founded 1963. 4

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