Foundation Year (UG:Foundation, International Foundation Programme)

Jacobs University Bremen Germany

For more information about Foundation Year at Jacobs University Bremen, please visit the webpage using the button above.

The award
UG:Foundation, International Foundation Programme

How long you will study
2 Semester

Domestic course fees
EUR 23000 per year

How you will study

Course starts

International course fees
EUR 23000 per year

All study options

About Foundation Year at Jacobs University Bremen

  • ORIENTATION: The program offers orientation possibilities in engineering and computer sciences, natural sciences and life sciences, social sciences as well as economics and management. The possibility to participate in our undergraduate courses from different academic fields, career orientation workshops and academic advising ensures that you can make an informed decision about what major to choose at the end of the year.
  • PREPARATION: As a Foundation Year student you can choose between a range of intensive preparatory classes that will allow you to improve your study skills, to boost your expertise in your discipline of choice or to fine-tune your academic English. Optional German classes are offered for those students interested in learning German.
  • QUALIFICATION: In the course of the program, all students can take the SAT on campus (standardized university admission test). Intensive SAT training allows you to get ready for the test. If needed, you can also take an English-language proficiency test as part of the program.
  • SPECIALIZATION: A subject specialization in one of the following fields is possible: Economics & Management, Engineering & Computer Sciences, Natural Sciences & Life Sciences, Social Sciences and History.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardUG:Foundation, International Foundation ProgrammeHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study2 semester
    Course startsSeptemberDomestic course feesEUR 23000 per yearInternational course feesEUR 23000 per year

Notes about fees for this course

The total cost for the Foundation Year Program is € 23,000. The program fee includes all costs associated with the program including tuition, room and board, a semester ticket for local transportation, testing fees as well as all services listed below.

Foundation Year Services:

  • Expert guidance in the transition to undergraduate studies
  • Professional academic advising
  • SAT/TOEFL test preparation and registration
  • Residential colleges with modern single rooms
  • In-college cafeterias with full board
  • Fully equipped recreation center and multimedia rooms
  • Orientation Week to facilitate the transition to Jacobs University
  • Host family program
  • General support (visa, airport pick-up etc.)
  • University campus with 24-hour security

Entry requirements

Please submit your complete application to the Foundation Year Program which consists of:

  • the online application form
  • a short motivation statement
  • your high school transcripts
  • a reference letter from a teacher or a counselor
  • a proof of English language proficiency (minimum score of 65 on the TOEFL iBT / 5.5 on the IELTS (UK) / 46 on the Pearson PTE Academic or the Cambridge Certificate (FCE))

If you have any questions regarding the application process contact us any time:

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