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M.A. On Campus

The Bible and the Ancient Near East

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

24 months
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12000 USD/year
12000 USD/year
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About

Study The Bible and the Ancient Near East at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem; engage in the critical study of Biblical texts; learn about the Bible in its immediate regional context; acquire a sound knowledge of the history and culture of the Ancient Near East; and take courses in biblical archaeology and philology. 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Students also have the option to study Modern Hebrew from the beginner's through the advanced levels.  

Unique Value Proposition - Why Us?

The M.A. in the Bible and the Ancient Near East at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem  is one of the Hebrew University's oldest and most established international degree programs.

  • Study Bible where everything took place.
  • Students benefit from studying in Jerusalem, in close proximity to countless religious and archaeological sites, at an internationally renowned university.
  •  Students receive the best training for further study at the doctoral level.
  •  Our alumni have been admitted to top doctoral programs in the field and several are now faculty members in universities around the world. 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
B

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
  • S. citizens must submit a signed disclaimer form

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12000 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 12000 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    12000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12000 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Jerusalem

3622 - 5916 ILS /month
Living costs

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Funding

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