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Israel Studies

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

M.A. On Campus
12 months
Duration
10400 USD/year
10400 USD/year
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About

This Israel Studies program at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem offers a comprehensive, interdisciplinary approach to the study of Israel, including its history, politics, society, culture, and religion. 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Students of the Israel Studies program at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem  gain insight into Israel’s political dynamics, sociological complexity, and geopolitical role. 

They also examine the historical processes that led to the creation of contemporary Israeli society, the complicated relationships between the various groups that live side by side, and the ways in which Israel copes with these challenges domestically and abroad.

Unique Value Proposition - Why Us?

For individuals interested in a career in government, politics, diplomacy, education, advocacy, or journalism, as well as for those seeking a solid base for further academic study in the field, a degree in Israel Studies offers an in-depth understanding of the historical and spiritual homeland of the Jewish People; a major regional player whose policies help shape the realities of the Middle East; and one of the most contested and dynamic countries in the world. 

Programme Structure

  • Students come away with critical thinking and writing skills, a multicultural perspective, and a degree from an internationally renowned university. 
  • Students also benefit from studying in Jerusalem, in close proximity to Israeli government offices and nonprofit organizations, historic and religious sites, and museums and archives.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants must hold a Bachelor's degree from an internationally accredited university with a minimum 3.2 (B) average or the equivalent. Applicants must also have a demonstrated knowledge of the English language.

  • Transcripts and diplomas from all prior university studies
  • TOEFL exam score of 80 or above or an IELTS exam score of 6 or above (students who hold degrees from universities at which the sole language of instruction is English may request an exemption)
  •  CV
  • Statement of purpose
  • Two academic recommendations
  • Photocopy of passport ID page or Israel ID card
  • Medical form
  • U.S. citizens must submit a signed disclaimer form

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10400 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    10400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10400 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

 

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