The University of Salamanca is a Spanish institution of higher learning, established back in 1134 as a "General School of the Kingdom"; it is the oldest university in Spain and the fourth oldest European university in operation. The school is located in the town of Salamanca, which is west of Madrid and close to Portugal.
The University of Salamanca is the first institution in Europe to be named ‘a university’, and still has many advantages that distinguish it from other schools: it is very well known for its Spanish courses for non-native speakers, attracting over two thousand... See full description.
The Royal University of Santiago de Compostela – USC is a Spanish public university, founded in 1495. The school is located in the city of Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain, operating a second campus in Lugo, Galicia. Degrees cover a wide range of subject areas, which are organized into 19 faculties: Biology, Chemistry, Communication Sciences; Economics and Business Administration; Education Sciences; Geography and History; Law; Mathematics; Medicine and Dentistry; Pharmacy; Philology, Philosophy, Physics, Social Science, Psychology, Veterinary Medicine, Engineering, Labour... See full description.