The oldest university is in Africa, founded by a woman

If you ever assumed that the oldest university in the world is in Europe or China, then kindly come again because it’s not.

By Abdel Hassouni - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0,

The oldest standing university on earth is in Morocco. Known as Al-Qarawiyyin, the university was founded in 859 AD by a young princess from Tunisia, Fatima al-Fihri.