About Jakobs University Bremen
Jacobs University is a research-oriented, state-accredited private university with a broad portfolio of pre-degree, undergraduate and graduate study programs from the natural and social sciences, engineering and economics. In 2019, 1040 students (30 % PhD students) from 105 countries are enrolled at the university in 15 Bachelor- and 9 graduate programs. 106 professors teach classes. Research staff is 198 members. The institution offers study exchange programs in conjunction with a total of 26 international partners. Ocean sciences are a dominant focus area of Jacobs University.
Role in the Project
The role of Jacobs University related to the Blue Harvesting project includes the investigations of mining plumes on the environment, environmental monitoring and consulting on the design of the harvester.