University of Algiers

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University of Algiers - Benyoucef Benkhedda
جامعة الجزائر - بن يوسف بن خـدة
Seal of the University of Algiers
Established 1909; 105 years ago (1909)
Type Public
President Tahar Hadjar
Students 100,827
Location Algiers, Algeria
Website http://www.univ-alger.dz/

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.[1][2][3]

History[edit]

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.

Library[edit]

The library holds 800,000 volumes.[4]

Organization[edit]

The university has three faculties:

Alumni[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "University of Algiers/Benyoucef Benkhedda". enstructive.com. Retrieved 13 September 2013. 
  2. ^ "University of Algiers - Benyoucef Benkhedda". africanseer.com. Retrieved 13 September 2013. 
  3. ^ . mediahex.com http://www.mediahex.com/University_of_Algiers. Retrieved 13 September 2013.  Missing or empty |title= (help)
  4. ^ Algeria - Libraries and museums

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Coordinates: 36°46′15″N 3°03′20″E / 36.77083°N 3.05556°E / 36.77083; 3.05556