The world's oldest surviving five universities
College (university) a word comes from the Latin universitas magistrorum etscholarium, rough said "teachers and scholars groups.The following is one of the world's oldest living five universities.
The word “university” is derived from the Latin
universitasmagistrorum et scholarium, which roughly means “community ofteachers and scholars。” The Below list will guide you
about the 5most oldest universities still present around the world。
5, University of salamanca University ofSalamanca (town of salamanca, Spain, founded in 1218)
5 – University of Salamanca (Salamanca, Spain, Founded in1218)
Salamanca university was founded in 1134, 1218, Alfonso iv give founded the royal charter (estimate will not be admitted before...).Salamanca university is located in the west of Madrid salamanca town.
University of Salamanca was founded in 1134 and given theRoyal charter of foundation by King Alfonso IX in 1218. Universityof Salamanca is located in the town of Salamanca, west ofMadrid。
4, the University of Cambridge University ofCambridge (Cambridge, England, was founded in 1209)
4 – University of Cambridge (Cambridge, England, Founded in1209)
Cambridge university was founded in 1209, is the second oldest university English countries, the fourth oldest existing university in the world.
University of Cambridge was Founded in 1209, Cambridge is thesecond-oldest university in the English-speaking world and theworld’
s fourth-oldest surviving university。
3, Oxford University ofOxford (Oxford, England, was founded in 1167)
3 – University of Oxford (Oxford, England, Founded in1167)
Since Henry ii banned English students at Oxford University began to rapidly developed at the university of Paris.After some dispute in students and Oxford town, northeast of the separated some college in Cambridge at the university of Cambridge is established.The two "ancient university" is often referred to as "Oxbridge" (bovine bridge......).
University of Oxford starts growing rapidly from 1167 whenHenry II banned English students from attending the University ofParis. After disputes between students and Oxford townsfolk in1209, some academics fled northeast to Cambridge, where theyestablished what became the University of Cambridge. The two“ancient universities” are
frequently jointly referred to as“Oxbridge”。
2, al-azhar university Al - AzharUniversity (Cairo, Egypt, was established in 970 ~ 972)
2 – Al-Azhar University (Cairo, Egypt Founded in 970~972)
Al-azhar university was established in 970 ~ 972, by the Fatima dynasty as islamic learning center, students learning the Koran and islamic law in detail, also learning logic, grammar, rhetoric, and how to calculate the phases of the moon.It was one of the earliest universities in
the world, it was the only surviving contains religious subjects of modern university.Today it is the core of the Arab culture and islamic learning.In 1961 joined the secular in course.
Al-Azhar University was Founded in 970 or 972 by the Fatimidsas a centre of Islamic learning, its students studied the Qur’anand Islamic law
in detail, along with logic, grammar, rhetoric, andhow to calculate the lunar phases of the moon.It was one of thefirst universities in the world and the only one to survive as amodern university including secular subjects in the curriculum. Itis today the chief centre of Arabic literature and Islamic learningin the world. In 1961 additional non-religious subjects were addedto its curriculum。
1, and salomon kalou for University University ofal - Qarawiyyin (fez, Morocco, was founded in 859)
1 – University of al-Qarawiyyin (Fes, Morocco, Founded in859)
Salomon kalou for university was founded in 859, the guinness book of world records recognized open as the world's most ancient university degree.
University of al-Qarawiyyin was Founded in 859, the GuinnessBook of World Records has recognized it as the world’s oldestcontinuously
operating, degree-granting university。