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Ranking of Oxford colleges according to: large number of tutors for philosophy and modern languages, best at university challenge.

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  1. Oriel College 95

    1. The best at University Challenge. 100
    2. Fourth most tutors for Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 13 in 2007/8. 91
  2. Magdalen College 81

    1. Second best at University Challenge. 99
    2. 14th most tutors for Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 10 in 2007/8. 64
  3. Somerville College 59

    1. Fourth best at University Challenge. 91
    2. 24th most tutors for Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 6 in 2007/8. 27

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  1. St Peter's College 50

    1. The most tutors for Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 14 in 2007/8. 100
    2. Fifth best at University Challenge. 0
  2. St Catherine's College 50

    1. Second most tutors for Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 14 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 20th best at University Challenge. 0
  3. The Queen's College 45

    1. Third most tutors for Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 13 in 2007/8. 91
    2. 23rd best at University Challenge. 0
  4. Pembroke College 41

    1. Fifth most tutors for Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 12 in 2007/8. 82
    2. 44th best at University Challenge. 0
  5. Christ Church 41

    1. Sixth most tutors for Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 12 in 2007/8. 82
    2. 29th best at University Challenge. 0
  6. Brasenose College 36

    1. Ninth most tutors for Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 11 in 2007/8. 73
    2. 32nd best at University Challenge. 0
  7. Exeter College 36

    1. Seventh most tutors for Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 11 in 2007/8. 73
    2. 25th best at University Challenge. 0
  8. St Edmund Hall 36

    1. 10th most tutors for Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 11 in 2007/8. 73
    2. Eighth best at University Challenge. 0
  9. St Hilda's College 36

    1. Eighth most tutors for Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 11 in 2007/8. 73
    2. 21st best at University Challenge. 0
  10. Wadham College 32

    1. 15th most tutors for Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 10 in 2007/8. 64
    2. 14th best at University Challenge. 0
  11. Hertford College 32

    1. 13th most tutors for Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 10 in 2007/8. 64
    2. 27th best at University Challenge. 0
  12. St Hugh's College 32

    1. 12th most tutors for Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 10 in 2007/8. 64
    2. 13th best at University Challenge. 0
  13. Trinity College 32

    1. 11th most tutors for Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 10 in 2007/8. 64
    2. 19th best at University Challenge. 0
  14. Worcester College 27

    1. 16th most tutors for Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 9 in 2007/8. 55
    2. 16th best at University Challenge. 0
  15. St John's College 27

    1. 17th most tutors for Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 9 in 2007/8. 55
    2. 12th best at University Challenge. 0
  16. Merton College 23

    1. 18th most tutors for Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 8 in 2007/8. 45
    2. 36th best at University Challenge. 0
  17. Lady Margaret Hall 23

    1. 19th most tutors for Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 8 in 2007/8. 45
    2. 40th best at University Challenge. 0
  18. Jesus College 23

    1. 20th most tutors for Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 8 in 2007/8. 45
    2. 34th best at University Challenge. 0
  19. New College 23

    1. 21st most tutors for Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 8 in 2007/8. 45
    2. 37th best at University Challenge. 0
  20. St Anne's College 18

    1. 22nd most tutors for Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 7 in 2007/8. 36
    2. Sixth best at University Challenge. 0
  21. Keble College 18

    1. 23rd most tutors for Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 7 in 2007/8. 36
    2. 35th best at University Challenge. 0
  22. University College 9

    1. 25th most tutors for Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 5 in 2007/8. 18
    2. 18th best at University Challenge. 0
  23. Harris Manchester College 0

    1. 28th best at University Challenge. 0
    2. 27th most tutors for Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 3 in 2007/8. 0
  24. Lincoln College 0

    1. 43rd best at University Challenge. 0
    2. 26th most tutors for Philosophy and Modern Languages, with 3 in 2007/8. 0

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