Cambridge University

The university emerged after the more sober elements at *Oxford fled the rowdiness there in 1209. The first college was Peterhouse, founded by the bishop of Ely. It was some time before its reputation became international with the arrival of Erasmus in 1511, who inaugurated the northern Renaissance there.

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