24 months
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280 USD/year
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About

The Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environment program at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem provides students with opportunities to study and research various environmental topics, with an emphasis on pollution treatment, overexploitation of natural resources and the influence of agriculture on these issues. 

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Overview

Key Features

The Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environment program at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem encompasses chemical, physical, ecological, economical and ethical aspects.

This track is part of the academic program offered by the Advanced School of Environmental Studies of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, so students are also enrolled in the school and attend its courses. The school’s mission is to train and bring together the very best researchers and practitioners in the various environmental fields, and to provide them with opportunities to confront broad-scope issues from different disciplinary, interdisciplinary and international perspectives. 

The school offers four tracks with common core courses for students of different academic backgrounds. The core courses provide students with an interdisciplinary framework in which they can acquire knowledge and understanding of the issues and approaches guiding environmental research in the various fields of study.

Programme Structure

  • The program is aimed at students who comply with the admission requirements for a master's degree in the Faculty of Agriculture and have the relevant background (a bachelor's degree in environment or in the various agriculture, natural sciences, engineering or economics and management programs). 
  • Students with a different background will be assigned an individual complementary studies program by the teaching program Study Committee.
  • The thesis topic must be directly related to the areas of environmental protection and quality, and requires the approval of the Study Committee.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

24 alternative credits

Non-Thesis (40 HUJI credits) / Thesis (24 HUJI credits)

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Candidates holding a Bachelor's degree in Agriculture Science or Nutrition Science with a minimum final grade of 80 
  • Candidates holding a Bachelor's degree in Agriculture Science with a minimum final grade of 80, who wish to enroll in Environmental Economics and Management (717).
  • Candidates holding a Bachelor's degree in Agriculture Science or Nutrition Science with a minimum final grade of 80, who have secured a supervisor for their thesis, and wish to enroll in Animal and Veterinary Sciences (735).
  • Candidates holding a Bachelor's degree in another relevant teaching program (recognized by the teaching committee), who fulfill the conditions to apply for the graduate programs as specified above.
  • For the master's program in Biotechnology.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    280 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 280 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    280 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 280 USD per year during 24 months.
  • Non-Thesis Track: Approx. $5,300 for international students per year / Approx. $4,300 for Israeli students/olim hadashim per year  
  • Thesis Track: Approx. $280 per year

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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