The Hebrew University of Jerusalem is a world-renowned university leading in academic excellence, innovative research, and global partnerships, and is consistently ranked among the top 100 global universities. Our students study with professors who are at the international forefront of research in their fields. The International Graduate Program in Bio-Medical Sciences at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem is a unique two-year MSc program offered in English. Students can choose from a variety of research topics in the fields of bio-medicine such as stem cells, mineralized tissues, bone, biofilm, microbiology, immunology, virology, cartilage, developmental biology, cell movement, tissue engineering, epigenetics, salivary glands and oral diseases. The studies integrate basic and applied research. Students in this program are mentored by world renowned scientists who belong to the top tier in their field and whose research is published in leading scientific journals. Their research laboratories have received funding from national, international, and public sources as well as from the industry. Brief Description • University: Hebrew University Jerusalem • Program: Biomedical Sciences • Course Level: MSc • Dates: Please visit the website of the program for specific deadlines. • Location: The program will take place in Jerusalem, Israel. • Covid-19 Regulations: Programs are currently being taught on-site, with the option of switching to a hybrid model if necessary. Financial Support: • Scholarships are available based on previous academic achievements. • Scholarships are also available from individual hosting labs. • Partial funding for housing is available.
Eligibility • To be eligible for acceptance to the program, students must meet the following criteria: • Have completed a bachelor’s degree (or higher) with an average grade of 82; applicants with a lower grade may apply to the Exceptions Committee via Yehudit Rudolph. • Students from a variety of fields are welcome to apply, for example from biology, immunology, biotechnology, and pharmacy, as well as physicians (MD) and dentists (DMD or DDS). • Language Requirements: All courses are held in English. In addition, the thesis and all other papers students write during their studies will be in English. Applicants who do not come from an English-speaking country and do not have a degree from an academic institute whose course of study is conducted in English, must take an English-language proficiency exam before applying to the university. Ideal Candidates • Promising international students interested in pursuing an MSc in Bio-Medical Sciences at the Hebrew University. Application Process Applicants are requested to send a scan of their graduation certificate and their transcript to Yehudit Rudolph. After the Office of Overseas Students’ Admission has reviewed the documents, applicants will be required to find a supervisor who will oversee their research during their studies and provide guidance on how to write a thesis. Further Information For further information about the program, please visit the website.