University of Basel

Founded in 1460, the University of Basel is one of the leading and oldest universities in the Switzerland with the number of around 13000 students from over a hundred nations. The University includes 7 faculties: Faculty of Theology, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Science, Faculty of Business and Economics and Faculty of Psychology. The University of Bern is usually ranked as one of the top 100 in the world. Two official languages at the university are German and English.
  • Address: University of Basel
    Petersplatz 1, P. O. Box
    4001 Basel
  • Telephone: +41 61 267 31 11
  • Official website:

Fields of Study

  • Historical and Cultural Sciences
  • Human Movement and Sports Sciences
  • Law, Economics, Business Administration/Management
  • Linguistics and Literary Studies, Communication
  • Mathematics, Computer Science
  • Medicine, Nursing, Therapy
  • Sciences and Earth Sciences
  • Social Sciences
  • Teaching, Educational Science
  • Theology, Religious Studies


  • Theology
  • Law
  • Medicine
  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Science
  • Business and Economics
  • Psychology