Translation of "university" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˌjuː·nɪˈvɜː·sə·ti/ us /ˌju·nəˈvɜr·sə·t̬i/ plural universities

A1 a place where students study at a high level to get a degree (= a type of qualification)

Cambridge University
the University of Maryland
My son is at university.
Which university / did you go to?
She teaches at the University of Connecticut.

(Translation of “university” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /juːniˈvəːsəti/ (plural universities)

(the buildings or colleges of) a centre/center of advanced education and research, that has the power to grant degrees

He’ll have four years at university after he leaves school
(also adjective) a university student.

(Translation of “university” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)