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; about 1,400 students from 110 nations currently live and study on our residential campus.
Jacobs University is a research-oriented, state-accredited university with a broad portfolio of pre-degree, undergraduate and graduate study programs from the natural and social sciences, engineering 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. On a campus where the whole world is at home we provide an education that transcends disciplines and cultural boundaries. Jacobs students graduate as responsible global citizens ready to use their acquired skills to make a difference in tomorrow’s world.