The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, founded in 1918 and opened officially in 1925, is Israel’s premier university as well as its leading research institution.
Being a leading research and science institute, the Hebrew University attracts the best researchers in a variety of fields. The university's researchers are acknowledged through numerous publications in prestigious periodicals and by receiving many distinguished awards in Israel and abroad, among them the Nobel Prize, the Fields Medal and the Israel Prize.
As of 2012 Hebrew University researchers and alumni have received 8 Nobel Prizes, a Fields Medal, 269 Israel Prizes, 9 Wolf Prizes, 33 EMET Prizes for Art, Science and Culture and 89 Rothschild Prizes.
The Psychological Service at the Hebrew University was established to offer psychological and counseling assistance to students, university staff, and evacuees from the community in distress.
In Jerusalem, one of the most beautiful of cities in the world, the university maintains three campuses: the Mount Scopus campus for the humanities and social sciences; the Edmond J. Safra Campus for exact sciences; and the Ein Karem Campus for medical sciences. Its other campuses are the Rehovot faculty for agriculture, food, veterinary medicine and environmental sciences; the veterinary hospital in Beit Dagan; and the Interuniversity Institute for Marine Sciences in Eilat.
The university boasts three sports facilities which are among the most advanced in the country, 11 libraries, 5 computer centers, 6,000 dormitory beds, and dozens of student activity groups focusing on politics, society, the environment and more.
Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.