Physics & Earth Sciences at the Jacobs Univ. Bremen (priv.)
- Campus Ring 1
- 28759 Bremen
- Phone: +49 421 200-4100
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Special features regarding teachingEnglish only language of instruction, the department has a close international network or is associated with international universities, international research projects that students can get involved in.
Special features regarding the international orientationEnglish only language of instruction, the department has a close international network or is associated with international universities, international research projects that students can get involved in.
Exchange universities for stay abroadsUniversity of Aberdeen (the UK); Rice University (USA); Texas Tech University (USA) Cornell University (USA); Drexel University (USA); Washington State University (USA); Underwood International College (South Korea); Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (South Korea); University of Nottingham Ningbo (China); Amsterdam University College (the Netherlands)
Special features regarding the equipment100 m2 geochemistry laboratory for water, rocks and biological samples; Rock processing laboratory; GIS (geographic information systems) computer lab including seismic analysis; Petroleum systems modelling; High Performance Computing; Geophysical equipment; Access to laboratories of major research institutes; 400 m2 Ocean Lab with current channel, test basin, research vessel; Pressure laboratory; Online observatories; 200 m2 photobioreactors; Internet-controlled deep-sea robot; Access to field stations and high sea research vessels.
Support for foundersIn the third year, all students can choose the “World Track”. This option enables students to take part in a programme to develop a start-up company. The programme comprises events on topics relating to entrepreneurship especially for innovative start-ups and development of a business idea and a business plan.
Characteristics of assistance to differently abled personsThe aim of the university is to make it possible for students with disabilities/chronic illnesses to study at Jacobs University. The contact for students and staff in this case is the "Equal Opportunity Committee" (with equal representation) which offers, among other things, assistance in meeting the needs of students and staff with disabilities and works to represent the interest of minorities and ethnic groups and operates the Counselling Centre. The disadvantage compensation required in accordance with the Bremen Higher Education Act (extended examination periods/standard periods of study) is granted in full.
Characteristics of diversity advancementVery international, Bachelor’s students on campus from ≈ 100 countries. Very diverse training options for final (6th semester) specialisation.
Other special featuresCollaboration with major research institutions in the EU and USA; If required, individually prepared stays abroad, involvement of students in (inter)national large-scale projects; University/industry research associations in the areas of Marine Research and Resources Management; English-language campus university; students from over 100 countries; trans-disciplinary, problem-orientated courses and research; individual student support; Diverse student activities in the fields of Economics, Politics, Society, Culture, Sport, Sustainability; alumni networks
Further information on research activitiesearth.user.jacobs-university.de/research/
Further information about study entry phasehttps://www.jacobs-university.de/study
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Last update 2018: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.
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