University of Haifa

University of Haifa

country rank: 6
world rank: 795

University Overview

The University of Haifa, established in 1963, is a non-profit public higher education institution situated in the Haifa District, in the medium city of Haifa (population range of 250,000-499,999 people). University of Haifa (HU) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational Israeli higher education institution that is officially recognized by Israel’s Ministry of Education. The University of Haifa (HU) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 57-year-old Israeli university has a selective admission process based on entrance exams. Students may take use of a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services offered by HU.

University Identity

Acronym HU
Founded 1963
Motto Academic Excellence with a Personal Touch
Colours Red and white

University Location

Address Mount Carmel Haifa 31905 Haifa District Israel
Tel +972 (4) 824 0111
Fax +972 (4) 834 2101

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Global U8 Consortium (GU8)

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