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From Oxford University to Cambridge, Sneak-peek into oldest universities from around the world

From Oxford University to Cambridge, Sneak-peek into oldest universities from around the world

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  • 2. Oldest Universities oround@the world ,4 Ox lhrd V UNIVERSITIES ' W"“'>"t’ I ‘ “A high-level educational institution in which students study for degrees and academic research is done" The word university - derived from the Latin phrase “universitas magistrorum et scholarium, ” which means "community of teachers and scholars" 0‘§1°. t~ Eameft °°”t°'S °f '°‘""i"_9’ 3° =7, ‘fig University of AI-Karaouine estabmhed by the Sumenans "°{o", |,'l<. °°’ Oldest educational institution, around 514.: 1 age continuously in operation, founded in 31.‘; Al 859in Fez, Morocco qt “natal [lg IL st: .'i‘! | . at. gill ; :_ ' f ' as it it " .1’. J- : . 2.‘ _; - in I. {'’/ . " r: s”i. ;; I ' ; .,L '. .‘ Ji» ~ ». i. ‘ll ‘ - ©MapsofWor| d2014 "3. 1 *7.’ 1-‘ '33 .5;§'t—= ~. ‘F A‘ “* 1‘ »-"«'~ ' -
  • 3. Oldest Universities C1l'OUl'td @the wortd Renowned centers of learning, where numerous scientists and scholars extended the frontiers of human knowledge . 1 ‘_ _W¢fP'L'$l_“5". l ‘- Unnrei'sityofMoilpdIer1fi220)* ‘.5 University of Bologna (1088) University of Modena and Reggio Emilia (1175) University of Padua (1222) University of Naples Federico II (1224) ‘I University of Santo lomas (1611) I ‘ l Phippines 4 Llnrvi-r srh, -' rat ll/1ll? lII'l-'1 1: 1.111111: l, JnrvursItv utbalarimirija11311:: University o1Al. Karaouine(859) Though many centers of learning were also in ancient Greece. India. China . and the Middle East. hut they did not sunrive or were not universities as the term is understood today © Mapsotworld 2014
  • 4. Oldest Universities around @1116 world World‘s first higher-learning university. also gave us the word ‘ ‘ ' I ' ' -J] Received a charter from the % Italy Emperor Frederick I Barbaiossa Was ranked 32'“ in the world for Law and 175" overall - US World University Rankings Also center in Buenos Aires, Argentina 1} € Famous Alumnus 7 c. ‘ 1 Laurea specialistica 2 3 Laurea or . 1 or Laurea magistrate V's yr‘ Lama breve , I Guglielmo Marc oni © Mapsofworld 2014 | l'i". *‘r3 l'i’tIZIt‘ IZIftl‘iEe r': .=: -:li: :n
  • 5. Oldest Universities oround@rhe world Oldest university in the English-speaking world 58 38 Notiel Laureate: c°"°9" studied here , U K King Henry II banned English students from studying at the University of Paris as England and France were in a period of hostility 10 9 Falnoiis Alumnus ~ . Permitted women to study ‘ "‘«/5 7 0°‘ for degrees David Cameron F‘r'it'r'iE i. -1ir. .-: ter . :.rl_u-= ::. The Lord is my Light © Mapsofworld 2014
  • 6. 0|r! m* I'nhmr<: iiin°- ciround©The worid RSITY OF OXFORD UNIVE -1: .7-"7 -_w’~. -‘-_ . _. |_i: :igij,3 i: I.‘£? _(}~; J'~U#F1V: :’.1El{‘; L;1:{ J Botanic Garden Bodleian Library m '3‘-'3“ Oldest in UK. containing over Second-biggest library in UK. built from W to 1668 8 plants afterthe British Library 5 by sa. c:. .as. ... m., .w. .,. .. hosts the y A 11 million volumes university's degree ceremonies and if ’ ‘ concerts 0' .0 Kw World's largest university press, J i if :1’ " publishes around ‘ ’ — = 6,000 new books annually _ Mamwmd 2014 Oxford University Press
  • 7. Oldest Universities oround@ihe world Received recognition as a university between the years ‘ ‘ & France “um” Partitioned into 13 autonomous 1970 universities, now spread over 3 academies (Academyof Paris, Creteil, 8. Versailles) Student riots and struggle for power between 1} the student class, Church, and secular leaders 7 Famous When German army invaded France Alumnus Cultural Revolution, when student protests became widespread Simone de Beauvoir fr: -.rr'iirii. -st wr'itr: <r © Mapsotworld 2014
  • 8. Oldest Universities oround©the world 4 Eteggiuzn Emilia Faculties Faculties 1} in Reggio Emilia in Modena i "all! Repiaced by W39 Public leotureships public lectureships were suspended ‘N Received an imperial charter b Reopened r Sandro Pertini Started by Included in the Duke Francesco lll d'Este university grounds Contains 1 ,400 species of plants ‘ Mapsofworld 2014
  • 9. Oldest Universities orourid@the world First university of Spain, established at the request of Bishop Tel| oTé| lez de Meneses by Spanish King Alfonso VIII SPAIN Lost prominence after the W death of its founder and the rise “ “* in prominence of the if A1 Famous University of Salamanca ,2 ; *’ Ammnus Received letter of authority from Pope ‘Li Vi. ‘L: Ilrban IV - permitted students and profes- .5 , ~' Q 4,~. _ r-—. sors privileges of the University of Paris “. __, --" ""'i . . ~ F * I i The University came to a close St Dominic Fi: -i. irii: ir: <r' - Eili: -rriiriii: -ari iziritter © Mapsofworld 2014
  • 10. Olrlest I_, Il1IW-? 'i‘? III‘7’° oround©the wortd UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE "O I - By a group of scholars. who left Oxford after a disagreement with the townspeople %‘ First university in England to receive a royal Charm "Om King Henry “I From here we gain enlightenment and precious knowledge mm First college Peterhouse, founded by Hugh Balsham. Bishop of Ely Cambridge Permitted female students to attend 1331 the university David Attenborough Wildlife Broadcaster _ Mapsofworld 2014
  • 11. S ' F ciround©the wortd CAMBRIDGE The oldest publishing house in world UNIVERSITY PRESS Currently the world's second-largest university press I Endowment fund aims _ _ W Bill Gates of Microsoft donated 0 ml IIIOII to set up the Gates Scholarships for non-UK students ' Mapsofworld 2014
  • 12. Oldest Universities oround©the world Began functioning in 1134 and received a royal charter from King Alfonso IX in 1218 Received the formal title of "University" sPA| N from King Alfonso X What Nature doesn ‘I give, by _ A _ W _ 4_ Salamanca won‘! provide Recognized by an order of the Pope Q" "I‘ ; Alexander IV V I i < I ‘ 4. W, Christopher Columbus submitted the , g" I 3 " plans of his expedition to a panel of ‘i , v ’ Famous ‘~15?’ , -. , geographers in this University , .', -_p-, ‘ " i -’” kAIu| nn| |s I R _ ’ ' ‘ ;7'§'-'7; _ t Miguel de Cervantes i_itl‘i :3. r ' Mapsofworld 201 4
  • 13. Oldest Universities Ctl'OUl'1d @the wortd Started as a series of schools in the 12th century The schools came together in the form of a university Napoleon Bonaparte in his reign, law teachers drafted the new Napoleonic Code; still used as the legal code in France S Science & Letters faculties reopened it, as was non-functional during , ' _ Famous French Revolution '*“"~"-~" K-"'*~4"' J Alumnus , l_i / .. Reconstituted and officially " re-founded Nostradamus Consists of 3 parts now Famous for prophecies © Mapsotworld 2014 Humanities
  • 14. Oldest Universities oround@the world Became famous for its excellence in astronomy, medicine, and philosophy from if 3 Famous Alumnus 1237-1261, 1509-1517. and 1848-1850 Nicolaus Copernicus str Cl Fl cums r Chairperson of mathematics GALILEO GALILEI A5"°"°”‘9I Iilwrfy of / ’;frlri; i. lillll’t? !S{7i/ y‘ 3171')‘/ tirri/ I’ © Mapsofl/ Vorld 2014
  • 15. Oldest Universities around @1116 world Italy Known for its collection of herbs and rare plants University also has a history of Physics Museum and eight other museums [31 Woman *0 be awarded 3 ELENA LUCREZIA CORNARO PISCOPIA r j_. - Doctor of Philosophy degree Venetian noblewoman 8. mathematician '1-Aapsoflltiorld 2014
  • 16. Oldest Universities oround@ihe wortd By the Holy Roman Emperor Frederick (Federico) II Oldest state-supported institution of higher education and research A source of Science anda D I Seedbed of Doctrine Agrir: ultl, lre. An; llitectllre. Et_: ollol‘nll: :s. , Thomas Aquinas Pharinacy, Sociriilogv. Letters 8. Pltilosophy. Law. etc. T"e°'°9'a" 3‘ ‘°""°3°l"‘e’ © Mapsofworld 2014
  • 17. , , '77 I "_'_. £;’ 1;; orooincleéjihe world Copyright 2014, MapsOtWorld. com, All Rights Reserved 0 RM Q or“ Disclaimer : The slideshow is prepared alter collecting data from various reliable sources and believed to be true. Tha Data I’ logo 1’ images! marks ofcertain Organizations are used here merely for reference and used in good faith with no intention to infringe the intellectual property rights ofthe Organizations . ,¢ml