Cooperation Partners

Jacobs University undergraduate students are eligible to spend a semester abroad as an exchange student at one of the partner institutions the university has an exchange agreement with. Every year Jacobs University also welcomes exchange and visiting students from partner institutions. You will find a list of our partner universities in the table below. 

Institution

(City, Country)

Program Type

(Erasmus, Visiting, etc.)

Academic Fields

(fields, majors or programs)

Eligibility

(per year, for one semester)

Germany and Bremen

Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research (AWI)

(Bremerhaven, Germany)  

Joint graduate program 

Earth system science (ESSRES)
Polar and marine research (POLMAR)

 According to admission criteria

Max PIanck Institute (MPI) for Marine Microbiology

(Bremen, Germany)

Joint graduate program 

Marine Microbiology (MarMic)

According to admission criteria

Universität Bremen

(Bremen, Germany)

Joint graduate program 

International Relations

According to admission criteria

Western and Eastern Europe

Amsterdam University College

(Amsterdam, the Netherlands)

ERASMUS Exchange

Humanities, Languages, Social Sciences, Natural Sciences

4 undergraduate students

Gdansk University of Technology

(Gdansk, Poland)

ERASMUS Exchange

Environmental Sciences

Faculty mobility

Instituto de Empresa

(Madrid, Spain)  

ERASMUS Exchange

Social Sciences, Business and Administration

2 undergraduate students  

Kadir Has University

(Istanbul, Turkey)

ERASMUS Exchange

Social and Behavioral Sciences, Arts, Information and Communication Technologies, Engineering

2 undergraduate students

Rijksuniversiteit Groningen

(Groningen, the Netherlands)

ERASMUS Exchange

Information and Communication Technologies

2 postgraduate students

Sciences Po

(Paris, France)

ERASMUS Exchange

Social Sciences and Political Sciences

4 undergraduate students

St. Petersburg State University

(St. Petersburg, Russia)  

Exchange Program

All majors

2 undergraduate or graduate students

Faculty mobility

Università degli Studi di Cagliari

(Cagliari, Italy)

ERASMUS Exchange

Physics  

Faculty mobility

University College Utrecht

(Utrecht, the Netherlands)

ERASMUS Exchange  

All majors

2 undergraduate students

Faculty mobility

University of Aberdeen

(Aberdeen, Scotland, UK)

ERASMUS Exchange

Political Sciences and Civics

Sociology and Cultural Studies

2 undergraduate students

Faculty mobility

University of Edinburgh

(Edinburgh, Scotland, UK)

ERASMUS Exchange

Sociology and Cultural Studies

2 undergraduate students

Faculty mobility 

University of Oslo

(Oslo, Norway)

ERASMUS Exchange

Humanities and History

2 undergraduate, postgraduate or doctoral students

Uppsala University

(Uppsala, Sweden)

ERASMUS Exchange

Humanities

2 undergraduate or postgraduate students

North and South America

Carnegie Mellon University

(Pittsburgh, PA, USA)

Exchange Program

Electrical Engineering, Computer Science

4 undergraduate students

Cornell University

(Ithaca, NY, USA)

Exchange Program

Life Sciences

2 undergraduate students

Lafayette College

(Easton, PA, USA)

Visiting Program

Engineering

Incoming students only

New York University

(New York City, NY, USA)  

Summer Research Internship

Biochemistry and Cell Biology

Students majoring in BCCB (please contact Prof. Brix and CSC)

Rice University

(Houston, TX, USA)

Exchange Program

All majors

4 undergraduate students

Faculty mobility

Rollins College

(Winter Park, FL, USA)

Visiting Program

All majors

Incoming students only

Universidad de San Andres

(Buenos Aires, Argentina)

Exchange Program

All majors

1 undergraduate student

Washington State University

(Pullman, WA, USA)

Exchange Program

All majors

2 undergraduate students

Wellesley College

(Wellesley, MA, USA) 

Visiting Program

All majors

Incoming students only

Asia and Middle East

Capital Normal University

(Beijing, China)

Exchange Program

Chinese language

8 students

Fudan University

(Shanghai, China)

Exchange Program

History

2 undergraduate students

Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya

(Herzliya, Israel)

Exchange Program 

The School of Psychology

Lauder School of Government, Diplomacy and Strategy

2 undergraduate students for Psychology

3 undergraduate students for Government

Thammasat University

(Bangkok, Thailand)

Exchange Program

Faculty of Commerce and Accountancy (Business School)   

2 undergraduate students

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

(Jerusalem, Israel)

Exchange Program 

All majors

2 undergraduate or graduate students

The University of Haifa

(Haifa, Israel)

Exchange Program

International School (all majors)

2 undergraduate or graduate students

Africa, Caribbean and Pacific

University of Johannesburg

(Johannesburg, South Africa)

Visiting Program 

Geosciences, Geology or Environmental Science

2 undergraduate or graduate students (please contact Prof. Bau and CSC)