The University of Haifa, established in 1972, is an academic institution whose primary goal is to impart excellent academic teaching and research. The academic excellence is showcased in various interdisciplinary and international programs and through collaborations with academic institutions around the world. The University of Haifa is a developing and dynamic institution with a world-renowned reputation in many different fields of research, and the leading University in Israel in the fields of the Humanities, Social Sciences, Law, Welfare and Health Sciences, Natural Sciences, Education and Management. The University was selected by the Council for Higher Education to lead the fields of Marine Research and Education in a Networked Society. The University offers 20 international academic programs in the English language, attracting top students from Israel and abroad. The University is situated atop Mount Carmel, where Haifa’s southern boundary verges on the Carmel National Park, and is one of the most picturesque locations in Israel. Over 18,000 students study their undergraduate, graduate and doctoral Degrees at Haifa University.

Founded: 1972

Students: 18,000 International Students: 1,300 (90 countries)

Ranking: Ranked as rge leading education department in Israel and among the top 150 in Education and top 200 in Social Sciences;

Areas of Excellence: Education, Marine Sciences, Archaeology and Marine Civilizations, Hebrew and Religion Studies