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Ranking of Oxford colleges according to: large number of undergraduates studying philosophy and theology, old college.

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  1. Oriel College 62

    1. Seventh oldest, founded 1326. 86
    2. Second most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Theology, with 9 in 2007/8. 38
  2. St Benet's Hall 56

    1. The most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Theology, with 24 in 2007/8. 100
    2. 35th oldest, founded 1897. 12
  3. Blackfriars 54

    1. The oldest, founded 1221. 100
    2. 15th most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Theology, with 2 in 2007/8. 8

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  1. The Queen's College 44

    1. Eighth oldest, founded 1341. 84
    2. 16th most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Theology, with 1 in 2007/8. 4
  2. Trinity College 37

    1. 16th oldest, founded 1554. 57
    2. Seventh most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Theology, with 4 in 2007/8. 17
  3. Jesus College 36

    1. 18th oldest, founded 1571. 54
    2. Ninth most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Theology, with 4 in 2007/8. 17
  4. Christ Church 33

    1. 15th oldest, founded 1546. 58
    2. 11th most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Theology, with 2 in 2007/8. 8
  5. St John's College 32

    1. 17th oldest, founded 1555. 57
    2. 14th most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Theology, with 2 in 2007/8. 8
  6. Pembroke College 32

    1. 20th oldest, founded 1624. 48
    2. Eighth most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Theology, with 4 in 2007/8. 17
  7. Regent's Park College 28

    1. Third most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Theology, with 8 in 2007/8. 33
    2. 23rd oldest, founded 1810. 23
  8. Worcester College 26

    1. 21st oldest, founded 1714. 36
    2. Sixth most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Theology, with 4 in 2007/8. 17
  9. Keble College 18

    1. Fifth most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Theology, with 5 in 2007/8. 21
    2. 24th oldest, founded 1870. 16
  10. St Peter's College 16

    1. Fourth most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Theology, with 6 in 2007/8. 25
    2. 36th oldest, founded 1929. 8
  11. Lady Margaret Hall 16

    1. 10th most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Theology, with 4 in 2007/8. 17
    2. 27th oldest, founded 1878. 15
  12. Mansfield College 11

    1. 31st oldest, founded 1886. 14
    2. 13th most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Theology, with 2 in 2007/8. 8
  13. Harris Manchester College 11

    1. 32nd oldest, founded 1889. 13
    2. 12th most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Theology, with 2 in 2007/8. 8
  14. Wycliffe Hall 9

    1. 26th oldest, founded 1877. 15
    2. 17th most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Theology, with 1 in 2007/8. 4
  15. St Stephen's House 7

    1. 25th oldest, founded 1876. 15
    2. 18th most undergraduates studying Philosophy and Theology, with 0 in 2007/8. 0

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