Founded in 1838, The University of Neuchâtel is an internationally recognized university with more than 4500 students from Switzerland and beyond. The University encompasses 4 faculties: Faculty of Humanities, Faculty of Science, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Economics and Business. One of the benefits studying at the University of Neuchatel is that students can be active participants rather than just an audience thanks to the relatively small size of the university. All Bachelor degrees are taught in French. Today, the university is ranked amongst the top 500 universities in the world.