University of Algiers
|University of Algiers - Benyoucef Benkhedda|
|جامعة الجزائر - بن يوسف بن خـدة|
The University of Algiers Benyoucef Benkhedda (Arabic:جامعة الجزائر - بن يوسف بن خـدة ) is a university located in Algiers, Algeria. It was founded in 1909 and is organized into seven faculties.
The University of Algiers, the first Algerian university was established in 1909 (under the Law of 30 December, 1909). This creation, however was the result of a series of stages in academic activity, marked in particular by the Law of 1879 establishing four specialized schools: medicine-pharmacy, sciences, letters, and law.
The library holds 800,000 volumes.
The university has three faculties:
- Albert Camus (1913-1960), philosopher
- Lakhdar Brahimi (1934), UN diplomat and Algerian Minister of Foreign Affairs
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