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Basic information

Kind of Institution and funding body
University, private
Year of foundation
Total number of Students
Students at this campus
Semester contribution
Public transport ticket is partly included.
Tuition fees
per semester

Students by area of study

Medicine, Health Science
Natural Sciences, Mathematics
Law, Economic and Social Sciences
Humanities, Languages
Engineering Science (incl. Computer Science)
Other studies

Students by type of degree pursued

Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Teacher qualification degree
Pre-Bologna degrees
Other types of degrees

Central services

Opening hours central student counselling

Special features regarding the library

Stock: The library focuses on global access to the excellent electronic range of more than 300,000 e-books and more than 30,000 electronic journals. There is also a stock of printed resources.; Services: The library is located in the central, attractive Information Resource Centre, has long opening hours and provides a wide range of technically well-equipped group and individual workspaces. Students are given support in all questions related to information acquisition and dissertations may be published online.
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Foreign language center and courses

There is a foreign language centre. Languages offered: French, German as a Foreign Language, Spanish, Chinese.
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Special features regarding university sports

The university offers its own sports programme. Jacobs University is a member of the General German University Sports Association. Jacobs University students can therefore take advantage of sports programmes from other universities, for example the extensive range of courses offered by the University of Bremen. Some courses are free of charge, some subject to fees. Jacobs University offers an extensive range of sports for various disciplines and levels of performance. The sports programme is continually being developed. In 2012, a state-of-the-art Sports and Convention Centre was opened, equipped with sports halls, a gym and a rowing tank. A swimming pool is also available very close to the campus. The sports programme is characterized by attractive regional and national / international competitions and events. Football is played in the official league. Sports: Rowing, football
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Last update 2024: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education

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