Translation of university in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˌjuːnəˈvɜːrsəti; ˌjuːnɪˈvɜːsəti/

n (plural -ties)

countable or uncountable/numerable o no numerable
  • [Education/Educación] universidad (feminine) she goes to the university (American English/inglés norteamericano) o (British English/inglés británico) to university va a la universidad she is at the university (American English/inglés norteamericano) o (British English/inglés británico) at university está en la universidad she left (the) university in 1980 terminó la carrera en 1980 the university of life la escuela de la vida (before noun/delante del nombre) [library] de la universidad; [town/life/education/degree] universitario university entrance ingreso (masculine) a la universidad university student (estudiante (mf)) universitario, (m,f)
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    • She was also a university student studying in a really interesting course.
    • We hear a lot about how much it costs a student to get a university degree in the UK these days.
    • So there is a vast amount of information that's available through academic research institutes or in universities.

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In Spain, a privately owned school that receives no government funds is called a colegio privado. Parents pay monthly fees. Colegios privados cover all stages of primary and secondary education.