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Jacobs Foundation Year

Foundation Year

YOU ARE young, ambitious and are looking for inspiration?
You have finished high school, want a taste of life at university, and yearn to learn more about the world and its cultures


Guaranteed Admission: Continue your studies directly in one of Jacobs University's 15 innovative undergraduate programs.
Individualized Study Tracks: Create your own study plan, acquire academic learning skills, prepare for the SAT, gain first laboratory experience ...
Small Class Size: Profit from a unique student-professor ratio of 1:10, close supervision and an interactive learning environment
Academic Orientation: Enjoy Jacobs University's professional academic advising system, explore different fields of study and find the study program that best matches your interests.
Organizational Support: Benefit from our dedicated staff, the intensive academic and professional skills coaching program and our mentoring system.
Student Diversity: Live and study in English with students from more than 100 nations and an international faculty.
Vibrant Campus Life: Dive into the intercultural student life and explore arts and sports clubs, social and political activities
Safe and Spacious: Move into our residential colleges to enjoy the green 34ha campus in one of the safest cities in Germany.
Into A New Culture: Immerse yourself in the German culture through our host family program, German language and German culture classes
Bremen, Germany, Europe: Experience a 1200-year old city with a dynamic cultural and entrepreneurial life in the heart of Europe and participate in guided study trips to major European cities.

Prepare for university, sharpen your academic skills, and get a taste for different fields of study.