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Mechina Program: Path to Success

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Fast Facts: Mechina Program

Language of Instruction:

Mainly Hebrew; some English and/or additional languages


One year

Program Dates: 
  • Summer Ulpan: August 3 – September 14, 2022
  • Academic Year: October 23, 2022 – June 16, 2023
  • Final Exams: June-July 2023

Secondary (high) school diploma that grants eligibility for university entrance in your home country (local diploma); under age 30; students holding 40+ university credits not eligible

Application Deadline:

June 30

Cost for Year (full-time):

For financial information, see Tuition & Fees

NEW! Direct admission to HebrewU without Psychometric Exam


Our year-long Mechina Program offers intensive instruction in the Hebrew and English languages, along with an introduction to academic studies in Hebrew. The program is for high school graduates from abroad, including discharged immigrant soldiers, who wish to pursue undergraduate studies in Israel, but who do not qualify for direct admission to a Hebrew University degree program.

Successful completion of the Mechina Program will help you improve your chances of admission to the prestigious Hebrew University, as well as to other institutions of higher education in Israel. Click here to learn more about the minimum requirements for successful completion of the Mechina.


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We’re happy you’re considering studying with us. See our application guidelines and choose the program of your choice on the drop-down list at the start of the online application form.

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