Top 10 Oldest Universities of the World

  1. Nalanda University (India)

Founded: 600BC

  1. University of Al-Karaouine (Morocco)

Founded: 859

  1. Al-Azhar University (Egypt)

Founded: 970-972

  1. Al Nizamiyya Of Baghdad (Iran)

Founded: 1065

  1. University of Bologna (Italy)

Founded: 1088

  1. University of Paris (France)

Founded: 1096

  1. University of Oxford (England)

Founded: 1096

  1. University of Montpelier (France)

Founded: 1150

  1. University of Cambridge (England)

Founded: 1209

  1. University of Salamanca (Spain)

Founded: 1218