University of Cambridge
One of the world's oldest universities, Cambridge is located in Cambridge, United Kingdom. The University is comprised of 31 colleges, each of which is an autonomous institution governed by unique regulations. Formed in 1209, it is consistently ranked as one of the best universities in the world, being highly regarded for its research programs and distinguished faculty. Over 18,000 students attend instruction in one or more of the 150 separate departments. Cambridge is closely tied to Silicon Fin, the start-up hub in and around Cambridge, which is reported to be the largest venture capital market in the world after Silicon Valley.