The Quiz: What is the oldest university in the English-speaking world?
University of Cambridge
University of Edinburgh
University of Oxford
No one is entirely sure when the university was officially founded, but teaching existed in some form at Oxford starting in 1096, making it the first university in England and the oldest in the English-speaking world. Since its earliest days, the institution has been known for its spirited scientific and religious debates, and today it is consistently ranked among the world’s top universities.
The correct answer to this quiz is University of Oxford.