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Hebrew University

M.A. in Israel Studies

Fast Facts

Language of Instruction:

English

Degree Earned:

Master of Arts

Career Outlook:

Foreign affairs, relevant NGOs, journalism, academia

Length:

One year (three consecutive semesters)

Start Dates:

August (Summer Ulpan, optional) or October (degree program); check the academic calendar

Eligibility:

Bachelor’s degree, background in social sciences or humanities

Application Deadline:

May 15; late applications reviewed on a case-by-case basis

Cost:

For financial information, see Tuition & Fees for Graduate students

Why M.A. in Israel Studies?

  • Develop an in-depth, comprehensive understanding of the Israeli state and society while studying in the heart of Jerusalem.
  • Learn from top scholars in Israel studies and be exposed to the latest groundbreaking research.
  • Immerse yourself in the study of Modern Hebrew.
  • Position yourself for a career in government, academia, or journalism.

Apply

We’re happy you’ve chosen to apply to Hebrew University’s Rothberg International School. Please see our application guidelines or apply online now.

Contact

Questions about the Curriculum
Email Prof. Paul Frosh

Academic Head of the M.A. in Israel Studies

Questions about Admission, Housing, and Other Practical Matters
Email the Division of Graduate Studies
Call us: +972 2 588 3184

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