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The Bible and the Ancient Near East 

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

M.A. On Campus
24 months
Duration
12000 USD/year
12000 USD/year
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About

Study in Jerusalem Biblical Hebrew and Akkadian; 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. Join HUJI International Virtual Open Day on February 14, 2021. Register here: https://bit.ly/2Njlt9m    

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 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

More details

Join HUJI International MA, MSc Virtual Open Day

February 14, 2021

Register here: https://bit.ly/2Njlt9m    

Language

English
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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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.
B

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.
80
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).
6
Start practicing IELTS today!

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

  • International

    12000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12000 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    12000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12000 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.

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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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