Translation of college in Spanish:

college

Pronunciation: /ˈkɑːlɪdʒ; ˈkɒlɪdʒ/

noun/nombre

  • 1 1.1 (university) (especially American English/especialmente inglés norteamericano) universidad (feminine); (before noun/delante del nombre) [education/life/lecturer] universitario
    More example sentences
    • For example, when Ataturk was bringing modern Turkey into being, he closed down all the madrasas, the colleges of further education.
    • Pupils will be able to spend time in work placements and further education colleges, as well as in school.
    • The college was re-opened more than a decade later as a college of continuing education.
    More example sentences
    • Also, men and women who did not go to college after finishing high school were not included in the sample.
    • The whole system here is from high school through to colleges through to the professional leagues, is all designed to develop those top 100 players.
    • At college, his professors thought he was crazy to be in school because he could make a lot more money as a bricklayer.
    More example sentences
    • Sustainable sources such as solar and hydroelectric energy are now used to power many of the university's buildings and colleges.
    • Much of the mystique of Oxford lies in the ancient and beautiful buildings of the colleges of the university.
    • With a few exceptions, all are students from various colleges of Delhi University and some even from schools.
    More example sentences
    • The survey looked at students who had graduated with a degree, a diploma or a certificate from a college or university bachelor's program.
    • Many colleges have degree completion programs designed to help adult learners finish what they started.
    • The students hail from 35 states, and the college offers associates and bachelor of arts degrees.
    1.2 (for vocational training) escuela (feminine), instituto (masculine) technical college escuela (feminine) de formación profesional, politécnico (masculine) art college escuela (feminine) de bellas artes college of further education[ institución donde se puede cursar tanto estudios de formación profesional como asignaturas del bachillerato ] see also teachers college 1.3 (department of university) facultad (feminine), departamento (masculine); (in Britain) colegio (masculine) universitario

Definition of college in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day relevo
m
el relevo de la guardia = the changing of the guard …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain, a ración is a serving of food eaten in a bar or cafe, generally with a drink. Friends or relatives meet in a bar or cafe, order a number of raciones, and share them. Raciones tend to be larger and more elaborate than tapas. They may be: Spanish omelet, squid, octopus, cheese, ham, or chorizo, among others.