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Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2019 02/14/2019
02/28/2019 TBA TBA
Academic Year 2019-2020 02/14/2019
02/28/2019 TBA TBA
Spring 2020 02/14/2019
02/28/2019 TBA TBA

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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Program Type: Direct Enrollment Click here for a definition of this term Program Language(s): English, Hebrew
Click here for a definition of this term Area of Study(s): Anthropology, Business, Classical Studies, Comparative Literature, Economics, English, Hebrew Language and Literature, History, International & Global Studies, Islamic & Middle Eastern Studies, Legal Studies, Near Eastern & Judaic Studies, Peace & Conflict Studies, Philosophy, Politics, Psychology, Social Justice & Social Policy, Sociology Click here for a definition of this term Minimum Semesters of Previous Language Study Required: 2
Click here for a definition of this term Housing Options: Residence Hall Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 3.0
Click here for a definition of this term Experiential Learning Opportunities: Internship
Program Description:
General Information

The University of Haifa, situated on the crest of the Carmel Mountains, is one of Israel’s leading research universities. It is dedicated not only to academic excellence, but also to social responsibility. The diverse population of 18,000 students is made up of Jews and Muslims, Christians and Baha’i, Druze and Bedouin, new immigrants and native Israelis alike. There is also a growing number of international students from around the world.

The University of Haifa's International School is renowned for its intensive language study programs in Hebrew and Arabic. In addition, students may take courses offered in the various departments of the university, assuming the student is sufficiently proficient in Hebrew and fulfills the prerequisites. Courses in the International School are taught in English by faculty from a variety of departments within the University of Haifa.

For more information, please visit the university's website

Brandeis Specific Information

Language Requirement
All Brandeis students are required to take either a Hebrew language course or a content course in Hebrew during their semester abroad. Please note that the pre-semester ulpan does not count toward this requirement and will not transfer back as credit at Brandeis.

Application Process:

Students wanting to apply to this program must submit two applications:
  1. to the Brandeis Office of Study Abroad. Visit the Brandeis Study Abroad Website in order to obtain more information about internal application process, advising hours, academic credit, and financial aid transfer.
  2. to the external program listed above. Visit the Brandeis Study Abroad Website for more information on commonly asked questions about the external application process like deadlines, program approval forms, paying deposits, etc...

Scholarship Details:

Students interested in learning more about (other) study abroad scholarship opportunities should visit the scholarship section of the Brandeis study abroad website.
*Please note that all information is subject to change.


This program is currently not accepting applications.