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Jacobs University

Jacobs University - Inspiration is a Place

Jacobs University is a private, English language university located in Bremen and one of the most international academic institutions in Germany. It attracts highly talented and open-minded students from all over the world. More than 1,300 students from over 100 nations currently live and study on our residential campus. In Germany’s most comprehensive and detailed university ranking by the Center for Higher Education (CHE), Jacobs University has consistently achieved top ratings.

Founded in 2001, Jacobs University offers graduate programs from the natural sciences and engineering, to psychology, the social sciences and economics. Completion of these programs leads to a Master of Science (MSc) degree or a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree. The program portfolio of Jacobs University includes the MSc in Data Engineering, the bilingual MSc in Psychology and the MSc in Supply Chain Management.

At Jacobs University, class sizes are small, and for each student a professor acts as a personal mentor and academic advisor. In research and teaching, our faculty members follow a transdisciplinary approach addressing issues from multiple perspectives. Jacobs University students graduate as global citizens who will make a difference in tomorrow’s world. Please click here to take a virtual campus tour to find out more.

Master’s Degree Programs
Jacobs University’s graduate program portfolio includes:

Jacob UniversityMSc in Data Engineering – This program combines big data approaches to data acquisition, data management and data analysis. Graduates of the program are prepared for a career in a wide range of industries such as IT, finance, retail, automobile manufacturing and health. Visit the program website.

MSc in Psychology – This bilingual (German/English) program brings together clinical psychology, organizational psychology and cross-cultural psychology. Graduates of the program are prepared for a career in the health sector, the social sector and the education sector. Visit the program website.

MSc in Supply Chain Management – This program provides skills and tools for today’s and tomorrow’s business world. Graduates of the program are prepared for a career in industries such as automobile manufacturing, machine manufacturing, aerospace and transportation. Visit the program website.

Application and Admission
Master’s degree programs at Jacobs University start in the first week of September every year. For details on how to apply, please visit our website or contact us at

Scholarships and Funding Options
All applicants for the MSc in Data Engineering and the MSc in Supply Chain Management are automatically considered for merit-based scholarships of up to € 12,000 per year. Depending on availability, additional scholarships sponsored by external partners are offered to highly gifted students. Moreover, each admitted candidate may request an individual financial package offer with attractive funding options. Please click here to learn more.

Campus Life and Accommodation
Jacobs UniversityJacobs University’s green and tree-shaded campus provides much more than buildings for teaching and research. It is home to an intercultural community which is unprecedented in Europe. Please click here to take a virtual campus tour to find out more.

A Student Activities Center, various sports facilities, a music studio, a student-run café/bar, concert venues and our Interfaith House ensure that you will always have something interesting to do. In addition, advanced students have the Graduate Student Association (GSA) which offers a framework for social and professional activities.

For students who would like to live on campus, Jacobs University offers accommodation in four residential colleges. Each college has its own dining room, recreational lounge, study areas, and common and group meeting rooms.

Jacobs University
Graduate Admission
Campus Ring 1
28759 Bremen





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