M.A. in Israel Studies | Rothberg International School
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M.A. in Israel Studies

Fast Facts

Language of Instruction:


Degree Earned:

Master of Arts

Career Outlook:

Foreign affairs, relevant NGOs, journalism, academia


One year (two consecutive semesters)

Start Dates:

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


Bachelor’s degree in social sciences or humanities

Application Deadline:

July 1, 2021; late applications reviewed on a case-by-case basis, until September 12, 2021.


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Why M.A. in Israel Studies?

  • Gain an in-depth understanding of Israeli history, politics, society and culture.
  • Study in Israel’s capital city and immerse yourself in a Hebrew-speaking environment.
  • Complete a master’s degree in one year at Israel’s top university.


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Questions about the Curriculum
Email Prof. Menahem Blondheim

Academic Head of the M.A. in Israel Studies

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

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