Welcome to your future


Jacobs University is an international, research-oriented, state-recognized university in Bremen, Germany. Located in the heart of Europe, our campus is the home of a truly international community, and all our study programs are taught in English. Around 1500 students from more than 110 countries live and study at Jacobs University. Our broad portfolio of study programs attracts students with diverse interests who come together to share points of view, learn from a multiplicity of perspectives, and grow. Students are actively involved in research from their first year of study, with support from professors who are themselves researchers, and movers and shakers in their chosen field. Full of extracurricular activities and events, Jacobs is truly a vibrant campus and “a home away from home” for our students.


Jacobs University is…

A safe place with a lot of opportunities to get out of your comfort zone, explore new cultures, and make friends from all over the world.
— Regina Velázquez | Mexico | Class of 2019
The best place to work.
— Inga Schaal | Germany | Head of admission
A place of many wonderful memories and people, from friends that come halfway across the world to professors that become role models.
— Tabea Kohrs | Germany | Class of 2019
Where I met the family I chose.
— Sharon Min | Myanmar | Class of 2016
The one place where race, ethnicity, religion, gender, nationality, socio-economic status, age, physical abilities, political beliefs, or other ideologies do not matter and are celebrated instead!
— Ango Mwakisu | Tanzania/Germany | Class of 2009
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It’s a place with no barriers, where different mindsets and cultures come together to cultivate a model for tolerance and innovative thinking.
— Daisy Juknischke-Heinsen | Dominican Republic | Alumni and Career Services
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Where minority is majority. It’s a place where diversity works.
— Stefan Rustler | Thailand/Germany | Class of 2012
It’s my family. I am here every day. Jacobs is my family.
— Joana Ferreira Vieira | Portugal | Barista at the Jacobs Coffee bar

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