A university (Latin: "universitas", "a whole") is an institution of higher education and research which grants academic degrees in a variety of subjects and provides both undergraduate education and postgraduate education.

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Several targets under Sustainable Development Goal #SDG04 matter to universities, its students, professors and graduates:

The typical roles at a university include:

  • students
  • Master students
  • Doctoral students
  • Research fellows
  • Professors (assistant, associate and full)


Universities play an important role in these economic activities:

and in the functions of government that involve research and development:

In most countries, university education and research is performed at institutions that are overseen by functions of government:

The Fringes

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