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

Academic calendar

Semester I: 3rd week in September
Semester II:  3rd week in February

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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

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

A full-time student will enroll in 12-18 credits, or 3-5 classes per semester. 1 Study Abroad Credit = 1.5 ECTS.

Grading system:

A+ = 97-100
A = 93-96
A- = 90-92
B+ = 87-89
B = 83-86
B- = 80-82
C+ = 77-79
C = 73-76

C- = 70-72

D+ = 67-69
D = 63-66

D- = 60-62
F = Below 60

There is no pass/fail option in the International School

Number of places available

1 place per year. Selection was necessary in the past few years.

              

More information

More information about studying abroad: in Dutch and in English.

Contact

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