Sites that include a historic University or one located in a historic or iconic building.
The connection belongs to Constructions connections.
- Alcala de Henares
- Bamberg: Friedrich University
- Bauhaus Sites: Two Buidings of Weimar University
- Botanical Garden, Padua: Part of University of Padua
- Brugge: United Nations University
- Budapest: University of Technology and Economics
- Central University City Campus of the UNAM
- Ciudad Universitaria de Caracas
- Cracow: Jagiellonian University
- Durham Castle and Cathedral
- Evora: Evora University
- Fray Bentos: Fray Bentos Technical University is being built on the factory grounds
- Gelati Monastery: Gelati (Gelati Academy)
- Historic Cairo: Al-Azhar University
- Jesuit Block and Estancias of Córdoba: Former Colegio Maximo of the Jesuits, stil in use as a University
- Kaesong: Koryo Songgyungwan University
- Lima: University of San Marcos (1551)
- Mantua and Sabbioneta: Mantua: Engineering and Architecture faculties located in historic buildings near or at Piazza d'Arco
- Maritime Greenwich
- Medina of Fez: University of Al-Karaouine since 859
- Medina of Marrakesh: Ben Youssef Madrasa; "This madrasa was one of the largest theological colleges in North Africa and may have housed as many as 900 students" (wiki)
- Monticello: University of Virginia
- Morelia: Universidad Michoacana de San Nicol?s de Hidalgo. It was founded in 1551 as the Colegio de San Nicol?s by Vasco de Quiroga, first bishop of Michoac?n. It is one of the oldest universities in America and one of the most important public universities of Mexico.
- Oaxaca and Monte Alban: Oaxaca: original building to house the Universidad Aut?noma Benito Ju?rez (now only the law department)
- Old City of Berne: Mentioned in the AB evaluation as part of the expansion since 1848
- Ouro Preto: Mining School (1876, in historical center) of the Universidade Federal de Ouro Preto
- Prague: Karolinum University
- Residence of Bukovinian and Dalmatian Metropolitans: Now in use as the Yuriy Fedkovich Chernivtsi National University
- Rideau Canal: Royal Military College of Canada has its campus partly on Fort Frederick
- Salzburg: Lodron University
- San Cristobal de La Laguna: San Cristobal de la Laguna dates back as an institution to 1701 and its Royal Decree was in 1792
- Santiago de Compostela
- Santo Domingo: Santo Domingo became the site of the first cathedral, hospital, customs house and university in the Americas.
- St. Petersburg: State University
- Strasbourg: Pasteur University
- Sucre: Sucre's University (Universidad Mayor Real & Pontificia de San Francisco Xavier de Chuquisaca) is one of the oldest universities in the new world (1624)
- Taxila: Important Buddhist centre of learning
- Timbuktu: Koranic Sankore University
- Torun: Copernicus University
- University of Coimbra
- Urbino: University of Urbino
- Vatican City: Pontifician Urbaniana University
- Venice and its Lagoon: University Ca' Foscari
- Vienna: Vienna University: dating from 1365 and the historical Main Building is located on the Ringstra?e.
- Warsaw: St. Clemens University
- Würzburg Residence: About half of the palace serves as the seat of departments of the University of Wuerzburg.
- Zabid: Zabid was one of the most eminent academic centres of the Islamic world. The vestiges of this university can be visited.
- Zamosc: Zamosc Academy established in 1595
Do you know of another WHS we could connect to Universities?
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- Not be "self evident"
- Link at least 3 different sites
- Not duplicate or merely subdivide the "Category" assignment already identified on this site.
- Add some knowledge or insight (whether significant or trivial!) about WHS for the users of this site
- Be explained, with reference to a source