Semester and Year-Long Programs Through UC Berkeley

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem: The Hebrew University’s Rothberg International School (RIS) offers an interdisciplinary program comprising of Hebrew language, Jewish studies, Israel or Middle East studies, and courses in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences.  

For more information:     
     -University of California Education Abroad Program 

     -The Hebrew University Rothberg International School


Other Semester and Year-Long Programs      

Tel Aviv University School for Overseas Students: Tel Aviv University offers a rich variety of exciting courses in the fields of International Relations, Social Sciences, Arts, Environmental Studies, History, Religion, Business and more. International students may enroll in TAU’s semester or year-long study abroad program either independently or through their home school.  

For more information:    
     -Tel Aviv University School for Overseas Students   

Tel Aviv University-Porter School of Environmental Studies: The Porter School of Environmental Studies offers an International MA Program in Environmental Studies, a one-year program taught in English that focuses on Israel's unique geographic and geopolitical setting, as well as an intensive Summer Institute.

For more information:
    -The Porter School of Environmental Studies International MA Program

The Ginsburg-Ingerman Overseas Student Program, Ben-Gurion University: The Ginsburg-Ingerman Overseas Program offers a variety of English-taught courses in Jewish and Israel studies, political science, history, anthropology, Arabic, arts and literature, global health, and ecology, as well as a mandatory Hebrew language course. Coursework may be complemented by internships, independent study and volunteer opportunities.  

For more information:
     -The Ginsburg-Ingerman Overseas Student Program      

The Israel Experience Program at Bar Ilan University: Bar-Ilan University's One Year Program, in conjunction with The Israel Experience, offers a fusion of Jewish heritage education with academic studies and exploration of the Land of Israel.

For more information:
     -Israel Experience at Bar Ilan University    


The University of Haifa International School: The University of Haifa International School offers a wide variety of courses, as well as specialty programs including the Internship Program, the Honors Psychology Program and the Honors Peace & Conflict Studies Program.

For more Information:
     -University of Haifa International School    

     -Honors Peace and Conflict Studies Program       


Technion Israel Institute of Technology, International School of Engineering: The Freshman Year of Engineering and Science is suited for those students interested in engineering and science, who wish to spend meaningful time in Israel. Students can also take courses in Hebrew language, Middle Eastern history and Jewish studies.

For more information:
     -International School of Engineering 

The Arava Institute for Environmental Studies: Students at the Arava Institute explore a range of environmental issues from an exceptional trans-boundary and interdisciplinary perspective. Under the guidance of leading environmental professionals and researchers, students maintain a full course-load in environmental studies including environmental ethics, policy, ecology, water management in the Middle East and sustainable agriculture. All students participate in a weekly Peace-building and Environmental Leadership Seminar. There are semester-long, year-long, and summer programs.

For more information:
    -The Arava Institute