Jacobs University is a private, state-accredited, and English speaking university in Germany, which offers an academic and residential experience like no other in Europe. Home to 1250 student of 114 nationalities, Jacobs University hosts a truly international and multicultural community which will challenge and enrich you in unexpected ways.
A broad portfolio of pre-degree, undergraduate, and graduate study programs are available in the natural and social sciences, engineering and economics. As a research-oriented institution, Jacobs University offers excellent facilities and top research opportunities, available to students already in their first academic year. Classes are small and engaging, while faculty members are dedicated and involved. For each student a professor acts as personal mentor and academic advisor. Encouraging a transdiciplinary approach to teaching and research, the Jacobs University community strives to understand vital global issues by considering multiple scientific, cultural, and personal viewpoints.
As a student of Jacobs University, you will call one of the four colleges on campus your new home. All colleges are situated on our beautiful green campus, in close proximity to lecture halls, research laboratories, sports facilities, and all other important location, such as the library, the theater space, and the student café/bar. The colleges are home to a mix of class years, academic disciplines, nationalities, and cultures. This way, even a walk down the hall can become an adventure into new ideas and perspectives.