Jacobs University occupies top places in respected university rankings year after year.
TIMES HIGHER EDUCATION (THE) WORLD UNIVERSITY RANKINGS
Ever since the university’s first inclusion in this renowned ranking in 2018 for the following year 2019, Jacobs University was able to attain top-results by global comparison. In 2021 it is considered to be one of the best 300 universities worldwide and is ranked most international university in Germany. Jacobs University also scores first place as best private university by German-wide comparison.
TIMES HIGHER EDUCATION (THE) YOUNG UNIVERSITY RANKINGS
In 2021 Jacobs University takes place 27 in a comparison of 475 universities worldwide, that are younger than 50 years. Jacobs steadily improves in ranking by German-wide comparison and reaches an excellent 2nd place in 2021, thereby trumping last year's 3rd place. It reaches first place in the categories “teaching” and “internationality” in 2021.
The University has achieved top results in the international U-Multirank since its inception in 2014.
In Germany’s most comprehensive and detailed university ranking by the Center for Higher Education (CHE) Jacobs University has also been highly successful every year since its first participation in 2005.