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

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  1. Balliol College 97

    1. The most undergraduates studying PPE, with 43 in 2007/8. 100
    2. Third oldest, founded 1263. 95
  2. University College 85

    1. Second oldest, founded 1249. 96
    2. Third most undergraduates studying PPE, with 32 in 2007/8. 73
  3. New College 78

    1. Ninth oldest, founded 1379. 79
    2. Second most undergraduates studying PPE, with 33 in 2007/8. 76

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  1. Merton College 75

    1. Fourth oldest, founded 1264. 94
    2. 13th most undergraduates studying PPE, with 25 in 2007/8. 56
  2. St Edmund Hall 73

    1. Fifth oldest, founded 1278. 93
    2. 14th most undergraduates studying PPE, with 24 in 2007/8. 54
  3. Oriel College 72

    1. Seventh oldest, founded 1326. 86
    2. 11th most undergraduates studying PPE, with 26 in 2007/8. 59
  4. The Queen's College 68

    1. Eighth oldest, founded 1341. 84
    2. 18th most undergraduates studying PPE, with 23 in 2007/8. 51
  5. Magdalen College 68

    1. 12th oldest, founded 1458. 69
    2. Fifth most undergraduates studying PPE, with 29 in 2007/8. 66
  6. Exeter College 66

    1. Sixth oldest, founded 1314. 88
    2. 22nd most undergraduates studying PPE, with 20 in 2007/8. 44
  7. Lincoln College 66

    1. 10th oldest, founded 1427. 73
    2. 12th most undergraduates studying PPE, with 26 in 2007/8. 59
  8. Brasenose College 63

    1. Sixth most undergraduates studying PPE, with 28 in 2007/8. 63
    2. 13th oldest, founded 1509. 63
  9. Christ Church 61

    1. Ninth most undergraduates studying PPE, with 28 in 2007/8. 63
    2. 15th oldest, founded 1546. 58
  10. Wadham College 56

    1. Eighth most undergraduates studying PPE, with 28 in 2007/8. 63
    2. 19th oldest, founded 1610. 49
  11. Corpus Christi College 50

    1. 14th oldest, founded 1517. 62
    2. 28th most undergraduates studying PPE, with 18 in 2007/8. 39
  12. Blackfriars 50

    1. The oldest, founded 1221. 100
    2. 32nd most undergraduates studying PPE, with 2 in 2007/8. 0
  13. Pembroke College 49

    1. 15th most undergraduates studying PPE, with 23 in 2007/8. 51
    2. 20th oldest, founded 1624. 48
  14. St John's College 49

    1. 17th oldest, founded 1555. 57
    2. 24th most undergraduates studying PPE, with 19 in 2007/8. 41
  15. Jesus College 47

    1. 18th oldest, founded 1571. 54
    2. 27th most undergraduates studying PPE, with 18 in 2007/8. 39
  16. Trinity College 47

    1. 16th oldest, founded 1554. 57
    2. 30th most undergraduates studying PPE, with 17 in 2007/8. 37
  17. Hertford College 39

    1. 20th most undergraduates studying PPE, with 21 in 2007/8. 46
    2. 22nd oldest, founded 1740. 33
  18. St Anne's College 39

    1. Seventh most undergraduates studying PPE, with 28 in 2007/8. 63
    2. 29th oldest, founded 1879. 14
  19. Somerville College 38

    1. 10th most undergraduates studying PPE, with 27 in 2007/8. 61
    2. 28th oldest, founded 1879. 14
  20. Worcester College 37

    1. 25th most undergraduates studying PPE, with 18 in 2007/8. 39
    2. 21st oldest, founded 1714. 36
  21. St Peter's College 37

    1. Fourth most undergraduates studying PPE, with 29 in 2007/8. 66
    2. 36th oldest, founded 1929. 8
  22. Lady Margaret Hall 33

    1. 17th most undergraduates studying PPE, with 23 in 2007/8. 51
    2. 27th oldest, founded 1878. 15
  23. Keble College 32

    1. 19th most undergraduates studying PPE, with 22 in 2007/8. 49
    2. 24th oldest, founded 1870. 16
  24. St Hilda's College 32

    1. 16th most undergraduates studying PPE, with 23 in 2007/8. 51
    2. 33rd oldest, founded 1893. 13
  25. Mansfield College 29

    1. 23rd most undergraduates studying PPE, with 20 in 2007/8. 44
    2. 31st oldest, founded 1886. 14
  26. Harris Manchester College 26

    1. 26th most undergraduates studying PPE, with 18 in 2007/8. 39
    2. 32nd oldest, founded 1889. 13
  27. St Hugh's College 25

    1. 29th most undergraduates studying PPE, with 17 in 2007/8. 37
    2. 30th oldest, founded 1886. 14
  28. St Catherine's College 25

    1. 21st most undergraduates studying PPE, with 21 in 2007/8. 46
    2. 40th oldest, founded 1963. 4
  29. Regent's Park College 19

    1. 23rd oldest, founded 1810. 23
    2. 31st most undergraduates studying PPE, with 8 in 2007/8. 15

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