Rothberg International School at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Hebrew University is the highest-ranked university in Israel, one of the world’s top 100, and one of the top 25 schools outside of the United States. You’ll work with internationally accomplished faculty and have access to an impressive range of resources and facilities.

You’ve selected the best university in Israel. You’ll enjoy all the benefits of studying at an elite institution with a global reputation: expert faculty, advanced facilities, and extensive networks. Most important is our innovative and flexible approach to education.
We know that your interests and goals are unique to you, which is why we give you so many program options. Whatever your interests, there’s a place for you.

From brilliant up-and-coming thinkers to internationally recognized leaders, our scholars and researchers contribute to culture, literature, history, science, and more.

We attract top talent from around the world, and our courses are led by experts in all fields. Some of our strongest areas of study include:
• Israel & Middle East Studies
• Language Studies
• Religious Studies • Fine & Performing Arts
• Business & Legal Studies

Join us in Jerusalem and experience the excitement of our unique city – all while immersing yourself in a challenging and supportive academic adventure.

Academic Excellence
Why Study Abroad at Hebrew University?
• Live in Jerusalem, known for its vibrant culture, rich history, advanced technology, and entrepreneurial spirit.
• Build self-reliance and career skills through volunteer work or an internship.
• Make connections with Israelis and international students.
• Develop artistic abilities through unique art, music, and dance programs – or gain experience in international relations, human rights, behavioral sciences, and more.
• Immerse yourself in the fascinating mosaic of Israeli life and culture.

Scholarships, based on demonstrated need or merit, are available. In addition, a Spring in Jerusalem Honors Program scholarship is available to North American students.

Student Life
You Will be invited to participate in a wide array of trips, tours, and activities offered by the Office of Student Life, including a tour of the Old City, a trip to the Dead Sea, and festivals that are held throughout the year. Build your own unique impressions and memories of Jerusalem and Israel. Housing on the Mount Scopus Campus is available for you as a study abroad student. Living with other international and Israeli students provides you with the opportunity to form new friendships and get involved in campus life. A team of multilingual Israeli students, called madrichim, are also there to help you adjust to your new surroundings and give you tips on things to do

Historic & Innovative Jerusalem
Enjoy vibrant architecture, food, and street life while walking our historic neighborhoods. Here, East meets West, and Judaism, Christianity, and Islam thrive. Here, entrepreneurs and leaders in IT research and development push beyond what was thought possible. Here, creatives and people making a difference come together. Jerusalem is a city of discovery – and your second classroom.

Contact Information

+972-2-588-2222 between 08:30-18:00 (Israel time, GMT +3) Sunday-Thursday.