The oldest univerity in the world!

Fatima Al Fihria

Fatima Al Fihria is an example of women who played a very significant role in the history of our world. She founded the University of Al Karaouine in Fez, Morocco which is recognized by the Guinness Book of World Records as the oldest university in the world.

Fatima AL Fihria marked the period of islamization and arabization.

Al Karaouine University and its affiliated mosque are among the world’s oldest.

Dating back to 859!, the university is said to be older than its European counterparts, University of Oxford and University of Bologna, two of the world’s oldest universities.


more to come ….


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