Shkodër Jesuit College

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Shkodër Jesuit College

Shkodër Jesuit College is a Jesuit college in Shkodër, in northwestern Albania. The college has tradiationally been an important centre of scholarly study into Albanian literature and language.

History[edit]

The college was started in 1877, as a Xavier college (Albanian: Kolegji Saverian).[1] The distinguished poet Ndre Mjeda taught at the Jesuit college from 1930.[2]

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Cefa, Kolec (February 1, 2007), "Si lindi Kolegja Saveriane", Gazeta "55" (in Albanian), retrieved 2 October 2010 
  2. ^ Shkoder.net

Coordinates: 42°03′57″N 19°31′12″E / 42.0658°N 19.5200°E / 42.0658; 19.5200