Admissions at Jacobs University Bremen


Our process of selection and admission in one word?


As an ambitious and visionary institution, we engage with applications in a way that allows us to understand the multifaceted and multilayered lives of our applicants.

We look for the academically-capable to succeed in our rigorous study programs.

The scientifically-curious to engage with our culture of innovation and original thinking.

The progressive and tolerant to respectfully navigate the micro-cosmos that is our exceptionally diverse campus.

The open-minded to see the connections between academic fields and take part in the trans-disciplinary approach of the questions that concern today’s world.

The dynamic to contribute to the diverse scenes and aspects of life on our residential campus.

The receptive – those who open their eyes to the multitude of ideas, lifestyles, outlooks and expectations, and grow.


Your grades and academic achievements are very important to us – but so is everything else: we seek in our applicants the aspects and hidden gems that make our campus the determined fusion of mindsets and initiatives that it is.


How to apply


All applications have to be submitted via the Common Application. Find here all the requirements and further information you need.

Don’t forget to look at our FAQs!



Contact our Admissions Office:

+49 421 200 4200

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