The Hebrew University of Jerusalem


The Hebrew University of Jerusalem was founded in 1925 and is the second oldest university in Israel after the Technion. Since its foundation, the university has been home to some of the greatest minds of Israel and is continuing to excel academically both in Israel and overseas. According to a report published by the Academic Ranking of World Universities, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem is the #1 University in Israel and 52nd in the world overall. The Mathematics and Computer Science departments are particularly well known in the world and rank 16th and 27th respectively.

Today, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem has four fully functioning campuses and almost 100 research centers actively carrying out almost 4,000 research programs. Approximately one third of all competitive research grants in Israel go to the distinguished professors of the University. The University’s technology transfer company, Yissum, has over 6,100 patents registered on almost 2,000 inventions made by University researchers and professors.

The University is home to over 23,000 students and is a multidisciplinary institution of higher learning and research, and scientific center of international recognition. Since 2002, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem has seen six of its professors awarded with the Nobel Prize.

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MA/LLM in Conflict Resolution and International Law

Campus Full time 9 months October 2017 Israel Jerusalem

One-Year M.A./LL.M. Degree Program in Conflict resolution focusing on International Law and Conflict Resolution. An interdisciplinary program in social sciences and law - taught in Jerusalem. [+]

AN INTERNATIONAL MASTERS DEGREE PROGRAM (M.A./LL.M.) IN CONFLICT RESOLUTION: International Law and Conflict Resolution A Joint Multidisciplinary Program of the Swiss Center at the Faculty of Social Sciences and of the Faculty of Law The prestigious Faculty of Law and the Faculty of Social Sciences at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem are offering an exclusive graduate degree program (MA /LL.M) focusing on conflict resolution and international law, which is taught in English in Jerusalem over the course of two semesters. Taught by both Israeli and international faculty, the program is devoted to studying the sources and causes of domestic and external conflicts in general and in Israel in particular. It explores the methods, techniques, and strategies that can help manage and resolve these conflicts from different disciplinary points of view, including international relations, law, political science, social psychology, communication and media studies and sociology. Among the courses you will study are: Israel : A society in conflict The United Nations and Conflict Resolution Between Cyber Wars and Internet Governance Psychological, Political and Social Aspects of Conflict International Dispute Settlement Negotiation: From Theory to Practice ⋆ Environmental Conflict Resolution Terrorism, Counter- terrorism and Human Rights Civil Society and Conflict Transformation in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict Transitional Justice in Israel Dialogue, Narratives, Identities and Conflict Resolution The Role of Law in Resolving the Middle East Conflict ⋆ Propaganda, Persuasion and Attitude Change in Political and Social Conflicts The Holocaust, Collective Memory and Visual Culture Israel and International Law [-]


MA in Jewish Education

Online & Campus Combined Part time 1 year October 2017 Israel Jerusalem

Take your career in Jewish Education to the next level with a prestigious MA Jewish Education from Hebrew University Melton Centre. [+]

1 Year International MA in Jewish Education Upgrade Your Career in Jewish Education! Take your career in Jewish Education to the next level with a prestigious MA Jewish Education from Hebrew University Melton Centre. The 1-year online MA Jewish Education with a 6-week intense semester in Israel provides educators with the flexibility of studying and earning a Masters degree in Education without interrupting their work-life. What’s Next in Jewish Education? With the changing reality of Jewish life in the Diaspora, the Melton Centre for Jewish Education is moving in new directions to adapt, and to offer solutions to strengthen Jewish education in communities abroad. The Melton Centre’s MA Jewish Education program is designed for educators in formal or informal frameworks who are interested in Jewish Education and its dialogue with Theory and Practice in Jewish Education and Teaching of Jewish Texts, and Educational Philosophy. Studies will integrate on-site and distance learning elements, where two semesters are taught online and 6 weeks are spent on-campus for an intense summer semester in Jerusalem. The principal advantage of this program is that Jewish educators abroad who are not able to spend a long period of time in Jerusalem now have the opportunity to study with Melton Centre faculty and enjoy the unique academic resources of Hebrew University. In addition, a one-year MA degree in Jewish Education from the Hebrew University gives graduates a competitive edge in academic level and prestige. Tradition, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Professors from Hebrew University’s Melton Centre An in-depth study... [-]