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Jacobs University is a private university located in Bremen and one of the most international and intercultural universities you can find in Germany. It attracts highly talented and open-minded students from all over the world; more than 1,300 students from over 100 nations currently live and study on our residential campus.

Jacobs University is a research-orientedstate-accredited university with a broad portfolio of pre-degreeundergraduate and graduate study programs from the natural and social sciencesengineering and economics. All programs are taught in English. Extensive extracurricular activities support and strengthen our students’ personal development.

At Jacobs University, class sizes are small and for each student a professor acts as a personal mentor and academic advisor. Students are actively involved in research from their first year of study. In research and teaching, our faculty members follow a transdisciplinary approach, addressing issues from multiple perspectives.

In Germany’s most comprehensive and detailed university ranking by the Center for Higher Education (CHE), Jacobs University has consistently scored top marks since first participating in 2005.


Jacobs University prides itself on its international perspective. Consistent with this outlook, the University’s Corporate Stipend Program brings companies and international talents together in a unique program for students with high potential. Companies taking part in the program support future employees during a three-year bachelor's or a two-year master's degree program. From the first semester onward, companies cultivate close, ongoing relations with students throughout the program.

Internationalität in Bremen-Nord

Die Jacobs University ist eine private, unabhängige Hochschule mit höchsten Ansprüchen an Forschung und Lehre. Junge Menschen aller Kontinente werden an der Jacobs University Bremen zu Weltbürgern mit Führungsqualitäten ausgebildet.Studenten, Professoren und wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiter arbeiten gemeinsam daran, Wissen zu erwerben und zu vermitteln. Mehr über uns ...