Jacobs University Bremen

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Jacobs University Bremen

Jacobs University is a private, research-oriented, state-accredited university with a broad portfolio of undergraduate study programs from the natural and social sciences, engineering, and economics. It is one of the most international universities in Germany, characterized by a truly intercultural community. The university attracts highly talented, open-minded students from all over the world; more than 1500 students from over 120 countries currently live and study on our residential campus.

Academic Programs

  • Engineering
  • Research
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Liberal Arts
  • Business
  • Economics
  • Government/Political Science
  • Social Science
  • Computer Science
  • Psychology

Student experience

  • Co-op/Internship Opportunities
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Study Abroad
  • Undergraduate Research
  • On-campus Job Opportunities

Application information

Find out about requirements, fees, and deadlines

First-year

You are considered a first-year applicant if you:

  • are currently in your senior (final) year of high school, or 
  • have completed (graduated) from high school (or equivalent), or
  • have attended another university and received university-level credit, but not completed two or more semesters of full-time study.

Requirements

  • High school recommendation(s)
  • High school transcript(s) (last 2–3 years)
  • Educational history form
  • Standardized test results: SAT/ACT/TestAS*
  • Proof of English proficiency*

*Waiver may be possible.

Please visit our undergraduate application requirements page.

 

Deadlines

  • Decision: November 1
  • Early Action: December 1
  • Early Action II: February 1
  • Rolling Admission International Students: June 1
  • Rolling Admission (EU/Non-Visa Students): July 20

Financing Options

We offer students a personalized financial aid package to finance their studies, consisting of scholarships and deferral options. Our financing options are automatically available to you upon admission to a study program.

Transfer

You are considered a transfer applicant if you have previously been enrolled at a university and received university-level credit for two more or more semesters. Please note that you cannot use this Common Application to apply as a transfer student.

Requirements

  • Recommendation(s)
  • High school + university transcript(s) 
  • Educational history form
  • Standardized test results: SAT/ACT/TestAS (waiver may be applicable)
  • Proof of English proficiency (waiver may be applicable)

Please visit our undergraduate application requirements page for more information on how to apply as a transfer student. 

 

Deadlines

  • Spring Semester Transfer: November 1
  • Fall Semester Transfer International Students: June 1
  • Fall Semester Transfer (EU/Non-Visa Students): July 20

Financing Options

We offer students a personalized financial aid package to finance their studies, consisting of scholarships and deferral options. Our financing options are automatically available to you upon admission to a study program.

Additional Information

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Visit us

The best way to get to know Jacobs University is to visit our beautiful campus in Bremen. We offer both individual and group campus tours, Monday to Friday, 13:00 - 15:00 hrs. throughout the year except for public holidays and the winter break. You will receive a short information session from an admissions counselor followed by a student-led tour of the campus during your visit.

In an increasingly globalized world, studying at Jacobs University grants students the possibility to participate in course discussions with various regional and cultural points of view. This opens the doors to more meaningful dialogue and fosters respect of diverse perspectives.

Timo Behrend, International Business Administration, Chile - Class of 2021
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Admissions office

Visit us

School location
Address

Campus Ring 1
Bremen 28759, Germany

Phone number

49-421-200-4200

Region

Europe

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