Explore Israel’s history, policy, and culture
The Woodman-Scheller Israel Studies International Program (WSISIP) provides students with a comprehensive state-of-the-art background in key subjects and research methods in Israel Studies. The knowledge and skills that students acquire, provides a solid foundation for those intending to pursue doctoral degrees in related fields.
A degree in Israel Studies is of value for candidates seeking to enter administrative, diplomatic, civil society, or teaching positions related to Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish world.
- Archive workshops and visits to Israel’s major archives
- Meetings with Israelis: longtime residents, new immigrants, soldiers, kibbutz members, residents of development towns, intellectuals, public figures, journalists, and the next generation of leaders
- Field trips to places of special historical and sociological interest
- Thesis or Non-Thesis Options
Visit the MA in Israel Studies page on the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev website for more details!
About the School
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev is one of Israel’s leading research universities and among the world leaders in many fields.