Times of Israel header - Discover a World-Class Education at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Discover a World-Class Education at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Experience academic excellence, Jewish heritage, and vibrant campus life in Jerusalem, one of the world's most dynamic locations – while earning a BA degree in Israel.
Students at The Hebrew University fo Jerusalem
Students at The Hebrew University fo Jerusalem

With the world becoming increasingly interconnected, the pursuit of higher education is transcending borders like never before. More and more students are choosing to study abroad and expand their academic horizons internationally. An exciting opportunity awaits high school graduates seeking a BA degree at a world-class university. The Hebrew University of Jerusalem offers students a unique experience that combines academic excellence with Jewish heritage and vibrant campus life, in one of the world’s most dynamic locations – Jerusalem.

Tailored Academic Experience

At Hebrew University (HUJI) Rothberg International School, students learn from leading experts, gain real-world experience, and develop the skills to thrive professionally. A range of flexible, 3-year multidisciplinary BA degree programs are offered in English, allowing international students to reap the benefits of earning a degree in Israel while studying in their native tongue. By choosing two out of three fields of specialization – liberal arts, business, and English – students are free to design a double-major degree tailored to their academic pursuits and professional aspirations.

Girl in library at Hebrew U

Through captivating courses, study tours, and internships, participants gain the experience of a lifetime in Jerusalem, which becomes a living laboratory and their second classroom. In addition, they connect with a thriving community of international students from 90+ countries, and benefit from personalized support, social activities and trips designed to complement their studies and immerse them in the heart of Israeli culture.

Learn more - https://international.huji.ac.il/ba-degree

Career-Propelling Program

As one of the world’s top-100 universities, HUJI offers international students a premier education that is recognized globally, opening doors to professional opportunities across diverse fields. One of the program’s greatest advantages is its accelerated pace, enabling students to complete their double-major degree in just three years and gain a head start toward advanced studies or their first career step.

Depending on the combination, some of the tracks are offered in Israel exclusively at Hebrew University. In addition, affiliation with HUJI’s renowned faculties of social sciences and humanities, as well as the AACSB-accredited Hebrew University Business School, gives students exposure to world leading researchers in their fields. Students are encouraged to think out of the box, while learning in a setting that drives excellence.

Hebrew University students exploring Jerusalem

Jerusalem: Gateway to Infinite Experiences

Studying at Hebrew University comes hand-in-hand with an unforgettable journey of discovery in the vibrant city of Jerusalem. With its rich history, diverse culture, and religious significance, Jerusalem offers a unique backdrop for each student’s academic journey. From ancient landmarks to outdoor markets, museums, festivals, and a culinary paradise, students get to explore and experience the capital while connecting with a diverse mosaic of individuals.

Valuable Internships, Career Services, and Student Life

Career development is an integral part of the academic journey at Hebrew University. Many degree programs include embedded internships, tailored to the field of study and lifestyles of students, and designed to equip them with the skills to hit the ground running once they graduate. HUJI’s Career Center offers invaluable guidance to support students in successfully navigating the job market.

In addition, Hebrew University’s Office of Student Life ensures a well-rounded student experience, providing ongoing support and a range of extracurricular activities and events that foster a sense of community and encourage exploration.

Join Hebrew University’s International Community

The application process at HUJI is designed to ensure a smooth journey for international students – from submission to arrival, providing consistent support. To apply for an international BA program, eligible students complete an online application with all required documents.

To learn about Hebrew University and its international BA programs, click here.

Scholarships and financial aid are available!

MASA Israel Journey is a valuable resource for international Jewish students seeking financial aid for their academic pursuits in Israel. Their generous scholarships facilitate studying in Israel and assist qualifying students in achieving their educational goals at Hebrew University. Students are encouraged to apply for a MASA scholarship by visiting the “Masa Israel Journey” website.

Interested students and parents are welcome to join Hebrew University’s Digital Open Day on April 14 at 11:00 am EST, 10:00 am CST, 8:00 am PST.

Participants will have the opportunity to explore Hebrew University’s exclusive double-major BA degrees in English, meet our outstanding faculty and staff, hear from students and alumni, and receive information about HUJI’s admission process and available scholarships.

Advance registration for the April 14 Digital Open day is required. Secure your spot by booking here.