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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 1,200 students from over 100 nations currently live and study on our residential campus. In Germany’s leading university ranking by the Center for Higher Education, Jacobs University has consistently achieved top ratings.

Founded in 2001, Jacobs University offers a broad spectrum of MA, MSc and PhD programs ranging from the natural sciences and engineering to the social sciences and economics. The program portfolio of Jacobs University includes the MSc in Computational Life Science, the MSc in Data Engineering, the bilingual MSc in Psychology and the MSc in Supply Chain Engineering and Management.

Master’s Degree Programs

Jacobs University’s master’s program portfolio includes:

MSc in Computational Life Science – This program covers computational, theoretical and mathematical approaches in the life sciences. Graduates of the program are prepared for a career in biotechnology, biomedicine, the pharmaceutical industry and research. Visit the program website.

MSc 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 Engineering and 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 graduate application page.

Scholarships and Funding Options

All applicants for the MSc in Computational Life Science, the MSc in Data Engineering and the MSc in Supply Chain Engineering and Management are automatically considered for merit-based scholarships. 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 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.

Contact Details

Jacobs University
Campus Ring 1
28759 Bremen


Email: graduateadmission@jacobs-university.de