Nalanda University is one of the oldest universities in the world.
Nalanda, one of the world's oldest ancient colleges, is being restored in rural Bihar. It was founded as a study center in the 5th century CE, when a major Buddhist monastery flourished on the site. The new Nalanda International University is scheduled to open in 2021/22 and will provide post-graduate courses in a wide range of topics.
Persians were also recognised as innovators in the fields of refrigeration, cooling, and ventilation.
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