10 Interesting Facts About The University Of Cambridge

Sure, here are 10 interesting facts about the University of Cambridge:

1. It is the second oldest university in the English-speaking world, after the University of Oxford.

2. It was founded in 1209 by a group of scholars who fled Oxford after a dispute with the townspeople.

3. The university has 31 constituent colleges, each of which is self-governing.

4. The university has produced 89 Nobel laureates, more than any other university in the United Kingdom.

5. The university's motto is "Hinc lucem et pocula sacra" (From here, light and sacred draughts).

6. The university's colors are scarlet and white.

7. The university's mascot is a beaver.

8. The university's most famous alumni include Isaac Newton, Charles Darwin, Stephen Hawking, and Alan Turing.

9. The university is home to the Cambridge University Library, which is one of the largest libraries in the world.

10. The university is located in the city of Cambridge, which is in the county of Cambridgeshire, England.

I hope you find these facts interesting!