jan 1, 1410 - University of St Andrews
Founded between 1410 and 1413, the University of St Andrews is the oldest university in Scotland. Today, some 11,000 students are enrolled at St Andrews. The university regularly makes it into the top 100 in international rankings, fitting with its motto, “Ever to excel”. Among many other well-known personalities, St Andrews’ alumni include illustrious people such as B. C. Forbes (founder of Forbes magazine) and Prince William plus his wife Kate Middleton.
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