Tel Aviv University

Tel Aviv University

Tel Aviv University was founded in 1956. It is Israel’s leading institution of higher learning, providing education to more than 30,000 students, ranked among the best in the world. It is made up of schools and departments that span the entire spectrum of the sciences, humanities, and arts.

As an interdisciplinary center for teaching and research, Tel Aviv University ranks among the world’s leading academic institutions for excellence. It has consistently been in the top 20 in the world in terms of scientific citations and in the top 100 universities internationally.

Likewise, Tel Aviv University is the first choice for Israeli students and its graduates are the most demanded by Israeli companies. Globally, in terms of perspective and impact, Tel Aviv University advances teaching and research by breaking down the walls that exist between disciplines, through bold and interdisciplinary solutions.

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Facts and Figures

It is the largest and most comprehensive research university in Israel.
130 research institutes, 400 laboratories and 3,500 projects per year.
30,000 students, of which 14,000 are masters and doctoral candidates.
15,000 international alumni.
1,000 teachers and 1,400 affiliated doctors in 17 hospitals.
More than 20 international programs.

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TAU International

Every year, Tel Aviv University welcomes thousands of international students who study in English through the Tel Aviv University International School (TAUi). The school offers students the choice of more than 60 academic programs ranging from a semester, summer or year abroad to full degrees at the bachelor’s and master’s levels, as well as doctoral and post-doctoral programs. All of these programs are specifically designed for international students by TAUi staff.

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