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)