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 67th 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 the Nobel Prize.

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The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

The Swiss Center for Conflict Research, Management, and Resolution at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem is offering a prestigious one-year MA program taught in English. ... [+]

The Swiss Center for Conflict Research, Management, and Resolution at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem is offering a prestigious one-year MA program taught in English.

The program allows students to explore the fields of conflict transformation, resolution, problem-solving and negotiations. Students are exposed to theories and practices of managing and resolving domestic and external conflicts in general, and in Israel in particular. The methods, techniques, and strategies that can help manage and resolve conflicts are studied from different disciplinary points of view, including political science, international relations, social psychology, international law, communication, digital media, sociology and Israel studies. The program includes theoretical and methodological courses and seminars, as well as workshops through which students acquire skills for conflict management and resolution, and lectures of leading academics and professionals in the field. Through its unique setting and location, the program also offers ‘hands-on’ experiential learning - encountering and following the tracks of conflict and diversity, through study tours, practical ‘on-site’ training, and meetings with key people, including policymakers, political leaders, activists and more.... [-]

Israel Jerusalem
October 2019
Full-time
1 year
Campus
Address
Wiesman 87
4436401 Jerusalem, Jerusalem District, Israel