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NEW! Direct admission to HebrewU without Psychometric Exam!

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The successful completion of the Preparatory Program (Mechina) in the 2018-2019 academic year will allow for direct admission to HebrewU for the 2019-2020 academic year without the Psychometric Exam. Admission will be based solely on Preparatory Program (Mechina) grades. In order to be eligible for direct admission for HebrewU programs, students must successfully complete the required courses and maintain the minimum grades necessary for the program of choice. See below for HebrewU program grade requirements.

The following programs allow direct admission:

Hebrew University Faculties Providing Direct AdmissionRequired Mechina Grade
Humanities (except for Amirim, Revivim, and Cognition programs).85
Geography, International Relations, Political Science, Sociology and Anthropology, Statistics, Communications, and Criminology87
Earth Science, Environmental Science and Plant Science, Agro-ecology, Earth and Water Science, Agricultural Economics, Animal Science, Biochemistry and Food Science, Nature preservation and Open Space Management, and Hotel Management90
Economics, School of Business Management (Including Accounting and the Business combinations), Chemistry, Biology, and Nutrition92
Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry-Biology Combination, Physics-Chemistry Combination, and Bio-Medical Sciences94
Psychology95

The following are the required courses for direct admission:

 Mandatory Courses
Science TrackMathBasic Calculus (C1) - 8 Credits
Advanced Calculus (C2) - 8 credits
SciencePhysics/Biology - 8 credits per semester
History4 credits
Humanities - Social Science TrackAcademic Writing2 credits
History4 credits
Probability4 credits
Elective in Social Science4 credits (minimum)
Business/Economics TrackAcademic Writing2 credits
History4 credits
Introduction to Calculus8 credits
Elective in Social Science4 credits (minimum)
 Electives
Humanities - Social Science TrackOption A3 electives in Social Science and Humanities – 10-12 Credits
Option BBasic Calculus (C1) - 8 credits
Elective in Social Science/ Humanities - 4 Credits
Option CHebrew level Bet or Gimel - 7 Credits
Elective in Social Science/Humanities - 4 Credits
Business/Economics TrackOption A2 electives in Social Science and Humanities – 8 Credits
Option BMath Course - 8 credits
Option CHebrew level Bet or Gimel - 7 Credits
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