Hebrew University - Hebrew & Israeli Culture Year

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Program Description

The Rothberg International School of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem is pleased to introduce an innovative option designed for recent high school graduates entitled The "Hebrew and Israeli Culture Program." This academic program will enable students on all Hebrew levels to achieve a high degree of fluency in Modern Hebrew through exposure to the language and culture of Israel. In addition to 8–14 weekly hours of Hebrew language instruction, students will take courses in Israeli politics, culture, history and society. 
 
All courses are accredited and upon completion of the program, students will receive a transcript in order to transfer credits to universities abroad, including Australia, Europe and North America. Students at the Rothberg International School hail from over 60 countries.

Highlights

Participants also enjoy study trips, guest lectures and tours of Israel. The program is held on the beautiful Mt. Scopus campus of the Hebrew University 15 minutes from downtown Jerusalem.
 
 

For more information, contact:

 

United States:
Tel: 1 800 404 8622 or (212) 607 8520
E-mail: ugrad@hebrewu.com
 
Canada:
Tel: 1 (888) HEBREWU or (416) 485-8000
E-mail: admissions@cfhu.org
 
Israel and all other countries:
Rothberg International School
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Boyar Building, Mount Scopus
91905 Jerusalem, Israel
Tel: 972 2 5882610
Fax: 972 2 5882363
E-mail: risundergrad@savion.huji.ac.il
 

Status 1

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Program Description

Status is a five month professional internship program for Russian speakers, similar to the popular Career Israel program for English speakers. Status offers a wide range of internship placements ranging from finance to nonprofit and more.
 
One of the things that makes this program special is not just thatyou will work at a great company of your choice but also that you are provided with living accommodations in the city of your choice; Haifa, Tel Aviv or Jerusalem which enables you to get the full experience of living and working in Israel. Some internship areas include: Business, Communications/Media, Computer Science, Hi-Tech Entrepreneurship, Science, Finance, Social Action, Social Sciences, Education, Engineering and more!

 

 

Jinternship

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Program Description

jInternship connects Jewish college students, recent graduates and young professionals with internships hosted by top Israeli companies and Jewish learning programs. jInternship has partnerships with hundreds of companies in Israel, so you're sure to land an exciting international internship in your field. The program runs in cooperation with premier peer-based Jewish trips to Israel, meaning you'll have a blast while learning tons about Israel and Judaism.  
 
jInternship offers numerous sessions so you're sure to find one that fits your schedule. And the heavily subsidized prices and additional scholarships opportunities mean it will fit your budget.
 

For more information, contact:

Jeff Suowitz, USA Jitnernship Coordinator
(p) 248 914 1138
jeffsurowitz@jinternship.com

 

WUJS

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Program Description

WUJS Israel is a customized five-month, post-college internship and arts program located in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv. You’ll live with peers aged 21-35 from all over the world who, with many different backgrounds, all share a keen interest in experiencing Israel to its fullest and gaining valuable career experience. 
Intern in almost any area of industry and commerce, in the public or private sectors, art and culture, hi-tech, politics, medicine and more.
Our team will work with you to customize your placement based on your professional needs. You’ll even have a chance to connect with your internship site via Skype and learn about the company culture before you arrive in Israel! On the arts track, you’ll also get to work on an individual art project in your area of talent. 
When you’re not working, you’ll find rich opportunities to engage with Judaism in an open environment and learn about Israel’s unique culture and diverse peoples through weekly classes, excursions and cultural opportunities.
 
Internship Track
• A pre-arranged professional internship in every possible field before arrival in Israel.
• Participants on the internship track will work 4 days a week in the field of their choice.
• 30% of our participants receive job offers from their internship in Israel or from overseas branches.
• 90% of our participants claim that their participation on the program significantly helped them find a job.
 
Art Track
• Possibility to combine an internship in the arts with an independent art project.
• Participants on the art track will work independently twice a week on their art project which will be presented at the end of the program on the final artist's exhibition.
• On the other two days of the week they will work in an internship in the field of their art.
• Weekly art classes covering all fields of Israeli art – movies, dance, theatre, music and more.
 
 

Highlights

You’ll intern at a world-class Israeli company and acquire international experience or pursue your artistic passion amidst a thriving art community. You will develop business contacts from around the world and gain access to a professional network of more than 8,000 WUJS alumni.

In addition to the professional aspects, you’ll also learn to speak Hebrew in a five-month Ulpan, explore the country and experience its history and tradition as well as its hip international and modern culture.

You will have the opportunity to meet Israelis who will accompany to your weekly field trips and take part in your educational programs.

You'll live in an apartment - not a dorm. Modern, spacious, and comfortable, they're located in the trendy Tel Aviv neighborhood of Florentine or the charming Jerusalem neighborhood of Baka

Enjoy the staff support during and after the program with regards to finding an apartment in Israel if you wish to stay, looking for a job, start your Aliya process and more. 

 

IDC - B.A. in Communications

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Program Description

Want to learn about new media and the influence it has on information, communication, consumers and journalism? IDC Herzliya’s B.A. in Communications focuses on issues related to new media while providing up-to-date theoretical knowledge through practical workshops and seminars guided by Israel’s leading communications professionals.
 
You may choose from among three specializations: Interactive Communications, Persuasive Communications, and Television Studies. You will also learn to do radio broadcasts in IDC's radio studio.  In your final year of studies, you will take part in a year-long project.
 

*Please note that receiving a Masa scholarship does not imply automatic acceptance to IDC.  The IDC application is a separate process and acceptance is dependent on meeting academic criteria.  

 

For more information, contact:

North America
Lenore LaVine
Director of Recruitment & Marketing
(212) 213-5962
 
Israel & Abroad
Stephanie Miller
Admissions & Recruitment
+972 9 960 2841

 

 

Tel Aviv University International MA Program in Political Science & Political Communication

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Program Description

The International MA in Political Science and Political Communication program provides students with advanced knowledge, understanding and tools of analysis in a world characterized by growing fusion between politics and communication. The program is tailored for students interested in advancing their knowledge and understanding of the practical dimensions of politics, especially the challenges that arise from the interconnectedness between politics and communications.
 
The topics addressed in the program include: Theories of democratic leadership; elections, electoral behavior and electoral systems in contemporary democracies; political campaigns and elections in the internet age; characteristics of political communication in the 21st century; the impact of the television age and the internet on political leadership and the rise of new supportive professions, such as media and image advisers; public diplomacy and propaganda; the personalization of politics and the decline of political parties; leadership in civil society and leadership in war and crisis situations; and others.
 

For more information, contact:

Meytal Ganigar

(p): 972 3-6405876

(f): 972 3-6409515

 

 

Stagerim

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Program Description

This program is operated in French.
 

Tel Aviv University International BA in Liberal Arts

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Program Description

As Israel’s only English-language B.A. program in the Humanities, we build on Tel Aviv University’s long tradition of academic excellence, creating an intimate community of learners who benefit from all that the university has to offer.  
 
Our three-year degree encourages students to explore a wide variety of fields in the Humanities; at the same time, it ensures focus by allowing concentrated study in Psychology and Psychoanalysis, Middle Eastern Studies, Israel and Jewish Studies, Digital Culture and Communication, Philosophy, and Literature.
 

For more information, contact:

Anat Lotan
(t): 972 3-640-5046
(f): 972 3-640-5046

 

 

Israel Way: Tel Aviv Internship Experience

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Program Description

Spend five meaningful and fulfilling months in Israel's most vibrant business hub and expose yourself to an international career development experience. Don't just make coffee and copies! Pursue an internship in whatever field you choose and receive hands-on guidance and practical training while consistently working as a productive member of an Israeli team.
 
Internship opportunities are available in just about any field including business, finance, high-tech, communications, arts, non-profit and more. Israel Way staff work closely with you to help you make the best of your Israel experience.
 

For more information, contact:

USA:1-888-351-9897
Canada: 1866-269-6889
International: +972-3-920-3999

 

 

Career Israel

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Program Description

Career Israel is a five-month professional internship program open to college and university graduates from all over the world, offering you an online database of more than 500 internship opportunities that you can search before applying for the one of your choice!
 
Hundreds of leading Israeli companies and organizations in fields ranging from law, medicine, media, economics, and politics to public relations, education, social work, engineering, and more have chosen to work with Career Israel -- which translates into an amazing variety of opportunities for the Career Israel participant. A professional internship in Israel is an impressive and prestigious addition to your resume and will enhance your career. A GRE prep course and exam are available on the program as well.
 
Career Israel offers accommodations in the largest economic centers of Israel: Tel Aviv, Jerusalem and Haifa. For more details on the Career Israel location options, click here.

 

For more information, contact:

Jordana Bickel
Registrar and Recruitment Coordinator 
 877-261-3442

 

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