|Study location||Germany, Bremen|
|Type||Bachelor courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||3 years|
|Tuition fee||€20,000 per year
All applicants are considered for merit-based scholarships of up to € 15,000 per year.
High school / secondary education (or higher)
Most applicants are required to submit SAT/ACT/TestAS scores in order to be eligible for admission to Jacobs University. A small percentage of applicants are exempted from this requirement depending on high school subject combination and expected/earned high school diploma type.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / German.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
One recommendation letter is required.
What do you find interesting?
The International Business Administration program covers all the essential areas of business and management with an international outlook. Students will develop strategic and practical perspectives on value creation in a globalized, culturally diverse, and technology-driven world. Topics that are emphasized include the management of international firms, the integration of information technology in all business areas, and the influence of the economic and cultural context on business activities. The program covers all essential areas of international business and management, combining theoretical knowledge, practical application and scientific methods.
The BA programs in the Department of Economics and Management; International Business Administration (IBA) and Global Economics and Management (GEM) are among the strongest majors at Jacobs University. IBA and GEM directly address economic, business and social challenges of tomorrow.
CHE Ranking 2020 The program achieved top results in the CHE ranking 2020, especially in the category “ support at the beginning of studies”. The most detailed university ranking in the German-speaking region not only takes into account facts on the range of courses but also questions students themselves.
With its clear focus on the management of firms in international business activities, students acquire solid labor-market qualifications for careers in a broad range of businesses, especially international and internationalizing firms. In the last years, our graduates obtained internships and positions in a variety of leading companies, including Bosch, Deloitte or KPMG.
Due to their experience working and living with students from more than 100 countries on Jacobs University’s international campus, IBA graduates are well prepared to take on responsibility in intercultural work environments.