The Oldest Universities

Al-Quaraouiyine University in Morocco – built 859

Bologna University in Italy – built 1088

Oxford University in UK – built 1096

Salamanca University in Spain – built 1134

Cambridge University – built 1209

University of Padova – built 1222

University of Naples, Italy – built 1224

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University of Toulouse in France – built 1229

University of Sienna in Italy – built 1240

University of Valladolid in Spain – build 1241

University of Murcia in Spain – built 1272

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