University of Haifa

country rank  6
world rank  795

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University Overview

Founded in 1963, University of Haifa is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium city of Haifa (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Haifa District. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Israel, University of Haifa (HU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Haifa (HU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 57 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations.

University Identity

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

University Location

Address Mount Carmel
Haifa (population range: 250,000-499,999)
31905 Haifa District
T +972 (4) 824 0111
F +972 (4) 834 2101

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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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
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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 Go to University of Haifa's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Ministry of Education, Israel

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Global U8 Consortium (GU8)

Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Thursday, 30 July 2020