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ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING

 


Bachelor of Science - Undergraduate Program

Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) - The Program

The extensive developments in microelectronics over recent decades have triggered a digital revolution where computers take center stage. While we still think of a computer as a desktop or a laptop, digital computing and digital signal processing have become vital for many of the products in our everyday life such as cars, mobile phones, tablets, cameras, household appliances, and more. The Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) program focuses on the areas of communications and digital signal processing, including the enabling digital processing elements and their programming. Those enabling technologies are mostly subsumed under the headline of embedded systems.

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Career Perspectives

Career paths after graduation are very diverse. Jacobs ECE alumni work in the aerospace industry, telecommunications, the automotive and energy sector, and in the field of information technology, in academia, at research centers, in management and in consultancy, even in finance.
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Key Facts

Program Start Date 2019:

last week of August (orientation week), first week of September (classes)

Tuition:

€ 20,000 per academic year
+ € 6,650 living expenses

Scholarships:

All applicants are considered for merit-based scholarships of up to € 15,000 per year.

Application Deadlines 2019:

June 1 (global) and July 15 (for applicants who do not need a visa)

Duration:

3 years full-time
 

 

Financing Options:

Each admitted candidate will receive an individual financial package.

5 Reasons

5 reasons why you should study Electrical and Computer Engineering at Jacobs University

  1. Study a program with highest academic standards in the land of highest standards in Engineering
  2. Benefit from small classes and easily approachable faculty
  3. Gain practical experience and a first glimpse of up-to-date research through internships and research collaborations with your professor or with outside research and industrial settings
  4. Benefit from excellent career perspectives as well as Jacobs University’s individual career services and study abroad or internship options
  5. Connect with our global network of successful Alumni to prepare your career

Program

The three-year undergraduate program involves six semesters of study with a total of 180 ECTS credit points (CP). The curricular structure follows an innovative and student-centered modularization scheme - the 3C-Model - that groups the disciplinary content of the three study years according to overarching themes:

 

Study program structure

Rankings

THE Young University Ranking 2019 Jacobs University has been top-ranked # 26 of 351 universities worldwide younger than 50 years, #11 in “Teaching” among the young universities worldwide as well as #1 in “International Outlook” and “Teaching” in Germany

CHE Ranking 2018 Jacobs University achieved top results in numerous other areas of the CHE ranking 2018. The most detailed university ranking in the German-speaking region not only takes into account facts on the range of courses but also questions students themselves.

Students & Alumni

Smaller classes and the interactive teaching style keep students focused throughout the lecture.


Nazia Sarwat Islam

I came here for structure. And I got it. But I also got other experiences e.g. interdisciplinary courses from completely unrelated fields that opened my mind. Today I am able to look at a problem from a hole new set of angles which helped me a lot in my career.


Cornel Amariai

FOCUS AREA MOBILITY
Understanding the worldwide flow of people, goods, and information is important in today’s globalized world. Information influences the life of the individual and the cohesion of societies and cultures in many different ways.
DEPARTMENT COMPUTER SCIENCE & ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
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News
THE Young University Ranking: Jacobs University Bremen is one of the best young universities in the world
Once again, Jacobs University performed excellently in a university ranking. In the 2019 Times Higher Education (THE) Young University Ranking for universities which are younger than 50 years, the international, English-language campus university ranks 26th...
Research on complex power grids: Project at Jacobs University Bremen to receive further funding
More efficient power grids are essential prerequisites for a successful transformation of the energy system. To ensure this, the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) extends the funding for an interdisciplinary research project for...
Students of Jacobs University Bremen win logistics competition
Great success for Sharath Abraham Peter, Deep Vijay Merchant, Praveen Vadivel and Neelesh Balakrishnan. The students of Supply Chain Engineering and Management at Jacobs University won the regional Case Competition of the Association of Supply...

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Phone: 0421 200 4200
Email: admission [at] jacobs-university.de

 


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