With amazing universities and colleges, loads of courses in English, and study subsidies if you have just made aliyah, now is a great time to invest some time in yourself, learn about something that you’re passionate about, and improve your attractiveness on the jobs market. Here are some of our favourite places to study in English in Tel Aviv (and the Gush Dan area).

All of these universities and colleges will be exhibiting at this week’s Secret Tel Aviv Jobs + Education Fair  – and they have a combined 40 courses currently available in English! Register for the Jobs Fair here and we’ll send your details to the universities and colleges.


Tel Aviv University International School

Chaim Levanon St 30, Tel Aviv

Join over 2,000 Internationals from over 80 countries studying in English in a university with a truly global reputation! Get access to the best of TAU’s top-tier academics, build close connections to institutions and companies in Israel and worldwide, be part of their amazing alumni network, and enjoy all of this in the heart of Tel Aviv, the Mediterranean city that we all can’t get enough of. You will gain real-world professional expertise through internships, guest lectures, and workshops with some of Israel’s leading experts.

For courses in English, choose from 2 undergraduate degrees, 14 Masters degrees (including the World-Famous Sofaer Coller iMBA), PHDs, study abroad programs, and summer courses. Read more.


IDC International School

Kanfei Nesharim St 2, Herzliya

Modelled on distinguished small colleges in the United States, IDC Herzliya is a non-profit corporate entity dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in education and research. Its founders aimed to create an Israeli university for the third millennium – a university where personal achievement goes hand in hand with social responsibility. It has the largest international school in Israel, with 2,000 international students from 86 different countries – 1/4 of all students are internationals!

IDC Herzliya has been ranked for the last five years the most successful start-up university in Israel and outside of the United States, ranking 1 in Israel and 21 in the world, and number 1 for student satisfaction. For courses in English, choose from 6 undergraduate degrees (including the world-class BA in Communications), 6 masters degrees, and 3 MBA programs, and more than 80 exchange programs with leading universities from around the world. Read more.


Bar Ilan University

Ramat Gan

Bar Ilan University is the largest and one of the highest-rated academic institutions in the country. With over 32,000 students, state-of-the-art facilities, and renowned academic staff, you have access to resources on par with the best universities in the world!

Intwined in its DNA is a beautiful dedication to integrating Jewish culture and tradition into all programs. During their stay at Bar-Ilan, students will find immense opportunities to explore Judaism’s historic role in shaping the Jewish nation as well as its contemporary contributions and importance, both in the individual’s private and civic life in the State of Israel.

Bar-Ilan University offers a wide selection of undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs that are recognized globally, including a number of international degrees that are taught in English. The International B.A. Programs are specifically designed to help you integrate into Israeli society, by offering intensive Ulpan – Hebrew Language study and encouraging students to take any of 5,000 different academic courses in Hebrew – on your terms. It’s the reason their graduates have the highest rate of employment in Hebrew-speaking careers, and we’re known across the country as the Merkaz Kilta – Absorption Center – for international students! Read more.


Elevation Academy

WeWork HaZerem, HaPelech St 7, Tel Aviv

Elevation Academy offers practical, cutting-edge training for today’s most in-demand skills. Their full-time and part-time courses include Web Development, Product Management, Data Analyst, Digital Marketing and more! All our courses take place at WeWork Hazerem – the heart of the Startup Nation’s innovation community.

Elevation Academy’s programs are taught by industry experts, not academics, so you get the most relevant, up-to-date skills, tools and knowledge. All their courses are hands-on, so you apply what you’ve learned to real projects, every step of the way. Every student also receives personalized career development assistance to help them build a career they love.

So whether you’re looking to advance in your current career, or completely reinvent your career, Elevation Academy’s courses will give you the professional training, hands-on experience and career development assistance you need to succeed. Read more.


Citizen Cafe OOlpan

Mindspace Rothschild, Rothschild 45, Tel Aviv

Ok – so this is a bit of a cheat as this is an Ulpan not an academic course – but we had to include them because they are so awesome! The new urban ulpan by Citizen Cafe in Tel Aviv offers 10-week courses focused on conversational spoken Hebrew, combined with the most relevant Hebrew used in work and personal life. The goal is to get students speaking naturally and more intuitively, by re-shaping and transforming the learning process to a highly practical, motivational and fun Hebrew learning experience – with immediate results in real daily life. Read more.


All of these universities and colleges will be exhibiting at this week’s Secret Tel Aviv Jobs + Education Fair  – and they have a combined 40 courses currently available in English! Register for the Jobs Fair here and we’ll send your details to the universities and colleges.