University of Haifa

 

University of Haifa is a universitywide partner in Haifa, Israel.

Universitywide / Faculty

Universitywide

This means this exchange destination is available to all students of Utrecht University

Student experiences

Download the student experiences

Webpages

General information for exchange students

Course catalogue

Social media

Facebook

Instagram

University of Haifa International School 2018 (YouTube)

Academic calendar

More information

Requirements

Level B2 English

Minimum GPA 3.0 or the equivalent

Areas of study open to exchange students

The International School offers courses taught in English in the following subjects

Students with Advanced Hebrew skills can take classes at the General University.

Courses at Master’s level

Yes

Language of instruction

Courses in the International School are taught in English at a variety of departments within the University of Haifa.

Housing assistance

Students who study full-time in the International School are welcome to live in the student dormitories on campus. There are two dormitory complexes that are open to international students. Housing options.

Estimated living costs per month

Please note that there are additional costs for this destination. University of Haifa has mandatory fees for health insurance (approximately $300), social activities (approx. $800) and a registration ($80).

You should plan to spend $500-$600 per month on housing, food, independent travel, and incidental expenses. You may need a bit more for the first month to cover initial purchases of household items and books.

Credits

Haifa international school advises that you take 15 credits per semester, though 12 credits is the minimum and 18 credits is the maximum. 18 credits in Israel converts to 27 ECTS. By exception our students are allowed to take more credits if necessary.

Please pay attention to the credit conversion at this university. You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table

Number of places available

1 place per year. 

Selection

Selection was necessary in the past few years.

You are advised not to place this exchange destination as a second or third choice.

Safety

The University of Haifa is first and foremost committed to student safety and security. You can read about the precautions on this page

              

Contact

If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office.