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Start-Ups & Innovation: The Israeli Model

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Start-Ups and Innovation (SPEC202/48787)

Program Director:

Javier Gelbwaser

Teaching Faculty:

Dr. Sharon Tal Itzkovitch

Language of Instruction:



Academic hours: 45
Credits: 3

Course Dates:

January 23- February 1, 2023

July 2023 (Dates TBA)


Students, entrepreneurs, or professionals who have completed at least one year of study in an approved field (see Eligibility)  

Application Deadline:

Winter: November 1, 2022

Summer: May 1,  2023



Application Fee: US$ 120

Tuition (in-person): US$ 2,006

  • Paid to RIS: US$ 326
  • Paid to IBH: US$ 1,680

Housing: Not available



Application Fee: TBA

Tuition (in-person):TBA

Housing: TBA*

*Depending on availability

Relevant Academic Fields:

Science, technology, engineering, innovation, entrepreneurship, business

Dates and costs for Summer 2023 – TBA.


  • Learn from the insights of Israel’s most successful innovators, investors, and entrepreneurs.
  • Study practical models and tools that are essential to creating a successful start-up.
  • Analyze the development of innovative ventures.
  • Acquire a toolkit of valuable knowledge and skills.

 For more information: Entrepreneurship & Innovation Study Abroad Program in Israel – the Startup Nation – Summer & Winter 2022


We’re pleased you’re applying to join us in Jerusalem. See our application guidelines or apply online now.


We’re happy to answer any questions you might have – or to chat for a bit to help you choose the right course or program.

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If you would like to take a Coexistence or an InnovNation course together with our regular summer courses, please contact us.

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