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Learning Opportunity: Jacobs University

Jacobs University

Course Information

The Jacobs University is a private, independent university, registered as a not-for-profit organization. The primary language of instruction and campus communication is English. It was opened in 2001. The university´s founding was supported by the city-state of Bremen, the University of Bremen, and Rice University in Houston, Texas. 

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Study Type:
Non preferred term: 
Undergraduate and graduate programms
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Start Date: 
summer semester/winter semester
Access requirements: 

Certificate of secondary school completion such as the German Abitur (i.e. International Baccalaureate, High School Diploma (with recommended tests depending on your region), GCSE A-levels, etc.) plus English Proficiency Test: TOEFL (Paper based: minimum score of 575, or internet based: 90) or an equivalent test is required for admission if English is not your first language.


Jacobs Entrance Scholarships and various external scholarships


 20,000 Euro per year

Provider Information

Provider Name: 
Jacobs University
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Provider Contact Info: 

Jacobs University Bremen gGmbH, Campus Ring 1, 28759 Bremen/Germany, info@jacobs-university.de

Qualifications Awarded

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Qualification Awarded:
Bachelor - Master
Other Qualification Awarded Term:

Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Master of Arts, Master of Science, PhD

Awarding body:

Jacobs University

Awarding body contact info:

Jacobs University Bremen gGmbH, Campus Ring 1, 28759 Bremen, phone +49 421 200-40, fax +49 421 200-4113, email: info@jacobs-university.de

Course Locations

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Course address:

Jacobs University Bremen gGmbH, Campus Ring 1, 28759 Bremen/Germany

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