Jacobs University Bremen gGmbH - Jacobs Entrance Scholarships

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Jacobs University Bremen gGmbH
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Jacobs Entrance Scholarships
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Jacobs University Bremen awards Entrance Scholarships to undergraduate applicants with excellent academic achievements and strong extra-curricular commitment. The scholarships are merit-based and are awarded as part of the admission process.

Depending on the quality of the application pool, the Jacobs University offers partial tuition scholarships to about 40% of its applicants. It is possible to renew the Jacobs University Scholarship for all three years of the undergraduate program. For renewal you have to maintain a minimum grade point average (GPA).

Jacobs University is an English-language, international and residential university. It consistently receives top marks in a variety of university rankings. Students at Jacobs University receive personal academic mentoring by faculty in a small class environment. They also have access to a wide variety of state-of-the-art research facilities on campus.


Students are automatically considered for this scholarship when applying for any undergraduate program at Jacobs University. There are no separate application forms or interviews necessary.

Personal Criteria

There are no further criteria in this category.

Other requirements

The primary criteria for the selection are the potential for success in an academic career and the potential for contributing to the overall intellectual, co-curricular, and extra-curricular environment of Jacobs University Bremen. Further criteria are the quality and credibility of the application. Jacobs University does not use Numerus Clausus.


Applications can be sent between October 1st and June 1st, the deadlines for the different application rounds are November 1st, December 1st, February 1st and June 1st. It is recommended to apply as early as possible as it increases the chance to receiving a Jacobs University Scholarship.

Required Documents

The following documents are necessary for admission consideration:
  • Common Application
  • Educational History Form
  • Essay
  • Teacher Recommendation & Guidance Counselor/School Official Recommendation
  • School and/or University Transcript
  • SAT or ACT
  • English Language Proficiency Test