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

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  1. Magdalen College 76

    1. Second best at University Challenge. 99
    2. Fourth most undergraduates studying Music, with 13 in 2007/8. 80
    3. Eighth most tutors for Music, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
  2. St Catherine's College 58

    1. The most tutors for Music, with 4 in 2007/8. 100
    2. Fifth most undergraduates studying Music, with 12 in 2007/8. 73
    3. 20th best at University Challenge. 0
  3. Somerville College 54

    1. Fourth best at University Challenge. 91
    2. Ninth most undergraduates studying Music, with 8 in 2007/8. 47
    3. 17th most tutors for Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 25

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  1. Oriel College 51

    1. The best at University Challenge. 100
    2. 16th most undergraduates studying Music, with 5 in 2007/8. 27
    3. 18th most tutors for Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
  2. Christ Church 50

    1. The most undergraduates studying Music, with 16 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 11th most tutors for Music, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    3. 29th best at University Challenge. 0
  3. New College 46

    1. Second most undergraduates studying Music, with 14 in 2007/8. 87
    2. Fourth most tutors for Music, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    3. 37th best at University Challenge. 0
  4. St Peter's College 46

    1. Third most undergraduates studying Music, with 14 in 2007/8. 87
    2. Sixth most tutors for Music, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    3. Fifth best at University Challenge. 0
  5. Lady Margaret Hall 39

    1. Sixth most undergraduates studying Music, with 11 in 2007/8. 67
    2. Ninth most tutors for Music, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    3. 40th best at University Challenge. 0
  6. Worcester College 37

    1. Eighth most undergraduates studying Music, with 10 in 2007/8. 60
    2. 10th most tutors for Music, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    3. 16th best at University Challenge. 0
  7. The Queen's College 37

    1. Seventh most undergraduates studying Music, with 10 in 2007/8. 60
    2. Fifth most tutors for Music, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    3. 23rd best at University Challenge. 0
  8. Pembroke College 36

    1. Second most tutors for Music, with 3 in 2007/8. 75
    2. 12th most undergraduates studying Music, with 6 in 2007/8. 33
    3. 44th best at University Challenge. 0
  9. St Hilda's College 30

    1. 12th most tutors for Music, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 10th most undergraduates studying Music, with 7 in 2007/8. 40
    3. 21st best at University Challenge. 0
  10. St Edmund Hall 26

    1. Seventh most tutors for Music, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 20th most undergraduates studying Music, with 5 in 2007/8. 27
    3. Eighth best at University Challenge. 0
  11. Jesus College 22

    1. 11th most undergraduates studying Music, with 7 in 2007/8. 40
    2. 21st most tutors for Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
    3. 34th best at University Challenge. 0
  12. Brasenose College 21

    1. Third most tutors for Music, with 2 in 2007/8. 50
    2. 23rd most undergraduates studying Music, with 3 in 2007/8. 13
    3. 32nd best at University Challenge. 0
  13. St Anne's College 19

    1. 14th most undergraduates studying Music, with 6 in 2007/8. 33
    2. 13th most tutors for Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
    3. Sixth best at University Challenge. 0
  14. Exeter College 19

    1. 13th most undergraduates studying Music, with 6 in 2007/8. 33
    2. 20th most tutors for Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
    3. 25th best at University Challenge. 0
  15. St Hugh's College 17

    1. 15th most undergraduates studying Music, with 5 in 2007/8. 27
    2. 14th most tutors for Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
    3. 13th best at University Challenge. 0
  16. Lincoln College 17

    1. 19th most undergraduates studying Music, with 5 in 2007/8. 27
    2. 24th most tutors for Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
    3. 43rd best at University Challenge. 0
  17. Merton College 17

    1. 18th most undergraduates studying Music, with 5 in 2007/8. 27
    2. 23rd most tutors for Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
    3. 36th best at University Challenge. 0
  18. Hertford College 17

    1. 17th most undergraduates studying Music, with 5 in 2007/8. 27
    2. 19th most tutors for Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
    3. 27th best at University Challenge. 0
  19. University College 15

    1. 15th most tutors for Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
    2. 21st most undergraduates studying Music, with 4 in 2007/8. 20
    3. 18th best at University Challenge. 0
  20. Trinity College 13

    1. 16th most tutors for Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
    2. 22nd most undergraduates studying Music, with 3 in 2007/8. 13
    3. 19th best at University Challenge. 0
  21. Keble College 13

    1. 22nd most tutors for Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
    2. 24th most undergraduates studying Music, with 3 in 2007/8. 13
    3. 35th best at University Challenge. 0
  22. St John's College 8

    1. 25th most tutors for Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 25
    2. 12th best at University Challenge. 0
    3. 26th most undergraduates studying Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 0
  23. Corpus Christi College 0

    1. 30th best at University Challenge. 0
    2. 26th most tutors for Music, with 0 in 2007/8. 0
    3. 25th most undergraduates studying Music, with 1 in 2007/8. 0

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