Ancient History

The University of Nalanda was set-up by which Gupta ruler?

  1. Chandragupta II
  2. Samudragupta
  3. Kumaragupta I
  4. Kumaragupta II

Answer

Kumaragupta I became a Gupta king in AD 415. University of Nalanda was set-up during his rule.This University of Nalanda is called Oxford of Mahayan Buddhism.

The correct option is C.