List of 37 best universities in Israel

We ranked 37 best universities in Israel based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 15.6M citations received by 394K publications made by 37 universities in Israel, measured the popularity of 1,866 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

#1 in Israel
#10 in Asia
#119 in the World
Enrollment
30,000
Founded
1956
#2 in Israel
#13 in Asia
#143 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
23,500
Founded
1918
#3 in Israel
#28 in Asia
#256 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1924
#4 in Israel
#35 in Asia
#304 in the World
Enrollment
1,380
Founded
1934
#5 in Israel
#54 in Asia
#395 in the World
Enrollment
17,225
Founded
1969
#6 in Israel
#71 in Asia
#479 in the World
Enrollment
16,787
Male:Female
41:59
Founded
1955
#7 in Israel
#84 in Asia
#526 in the World
Enrollment
18,000
Founded
1963
#8 in Israel
#454 in Asia
#1618 in the World
Enrollment
7,011
Founded
1994
#9 in Israel
#670 in Asia
#2260 in the World
Enrollment
16,000
Founded
1982
#10 in Israel
#752 in Asia
#2504 in the World
Acceptance Rate
92%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1984
#11 in Israel
#1122 in Asia
#3453 in the World
Enrollment
4,776
Founded
1969
#12 in Israel
#1259 in Asia
#3786 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1978
#13 in Israel
#1263 in Asia
#3797 in the World
Enrollment
2,800
Founded
1970
#14 in Israel
#1337 in Asia
#3964 in the World
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1963
#15 in Israel
#1365 in Asia
#4031 in the World
Enrollment
14,500
Founded
1996
#16 in Israel
#1413 in Asia
#4131 in the World
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1957
#17 in Israel
#1471 in Asia
#4290 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1949
#18 in Israel
#1488 in Asia
#4321 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1969
#19 in Israel
#1777 in Asia
#4978 in the World
Enrollment
5,000
Founded
1965
#20 in Israel
#1863 in Asia
#5170 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1994
#21 in Israel
#1951 in Asia
#5347 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1906
#22 in Israel
#2115 in Asia
#5751 in the World
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1996
#23 in Israel
#2400 in Asia
#6400 in the World
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1988
#24 in Israel
#2883 in Asia
#7420 in the World
Enrollment
400
Founded
1984
#25 in Israel
#2927 in Asia
#7516 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1999
#27 in Israel
#3340 in Asia
#8538 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Enrollment
1,500
#28 in Israel
#3346 in Asia
#8558 in the World
Enrollment
1,600
Founded
1933
#29 in Israel
#3421 in Asia
#8768 in the World
Founded
1995
#30 in Israel
#3727 in Asia
#9416 in the World
Founded
1995
#31 in Israel
#3863 in Asia
#9753 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1970
#32 in Israel
#4019 in Asia
#10089 in the World
Acceptance Rate
59%
Founded
2008
#34 in Israel
#4079 in Asia
#10181 in the World
Enrollment
4,000
Founded
2006
#35 in Israel
#4194 in Asia
#10427 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1995
#36 in Israel
#5326 in Asia
#12894 in the World
Founded
2008

The best cities to study in Israel based on the number of universities and their ranks are Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, Haifa, and Rehovot.

Average cost of living for students in Israel is $813 + $130-932 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).