Hebrew University of Jerusalem: Statistics

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#143 of 14,134 In the World
#13 of 5,830 In Asia
#2 of 37 In Israel
#1 of 8 In Jerusalem
#12 of 1,000 For Archaeology
Top100 For 65 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
25%
Enrollment
23,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
www.huji.ac.il
Languages
Hebrew;English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate25%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (Bagrut) or recognized foreign equivalent, and Psychometric entrance examination
Academic CalendarOctober to June (October - January; February-June)
Enrollment23,500
Full time employee1,000
Student:staff ratio24:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
87,321
Citations
4,014,502

Hebrew University of Jerusalem majors

by publication & citation count

Biology
25,357 / 1,504,969
Medicine
20,926 / 892,157
Chemistry
14,461 / 685,092
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
12,820 / 405,926
Physics
9,993 / 397,184
Engineering
7,192 / 299,967
Psychology
6,594 / 407,744
Computer Science
6,565 / 521,006
Environmental Science
6,358 / 317,849
Biochemistry
4,884 / 305,408
Materials Science
4,072 / 145,702
Demography
3,605 / 209,203
Economics
3,251 / 167,402
Mathematics
3,196 / 245,368
Business
2,749 / 109,765
Genetics
2,648 / 225,562
Immunology
2,485 / 132,853
Political Science
2,326 / 28,848
Botany
2,262 / 129,723
Molecular Biology
2,203 / 137,413
Sociology
2,151 / 66,336
Surgery
2,084 / 83,546
Oncology and Cancer research
1,953 / 107,891
Neuroscience
1,661 / 124,371
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
1,653 / 182,991
Social Psychology
1,633 / 142,182
Pathology
1,575 / 67,715
Ecology
1,544 / 89,248
Geology
1,494 / 84,641
Atomic and Molecular physics
1,469 / 45,739
Pharmacology
1,443 / 87,658
Organic Chemistry
1,435 / 46,598
Microbiology
1,433 / 74,741
Art & Design
1,415 / 28,033
Inorganic Chemistry
1,412 / 54,461
Law
1,364 / 12,898
Biophysics
1,349 / 60,463
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics
1,346 / 117,756
Anatomy and Physiology
1,329 / 71,080
History
1,327 / 5,936

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 1337 23711
1992 1325 25460
1993 1468 27240
1994 1562 31083
1995 1629 33647
1996 1728 37811
1997 1819 42528
1998 1836 48293
1999 1923 54935
2000 1978 61360
2001 2054 69310
2002 2268 80562
2003 2264 89630
2004 2356 100654
2005 2458 116518
2006 2687 130460
2007 2792 143925
2008 3142 158874
2009 3103 174975
2010 3169 187512
2011 3242 208003
2012 3316 226847
2013 3602 246327
2014 3552 261464
2015 3989 265592
2016 3804 258466
2017 3842 265224
2018 3808 253069
2019 4099 285884
2020 4696 327421
2021 4980 352980

Tuition

Local studetns c. 11,600 per annum (ILS)

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities +++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences +++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics +++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine +++
Engineering | IT +++
Maths | Natural Sciences +++
Bachelor's Degree Accountancy, Agriculture, Ancient Civilizations, Animal Husbandry, Anthropology, Arabic, Archaeology, Art History, Arts and Humanities, Asian Studies, Bible, Biochemistry, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Biomedicine, Biotechnology, Botany, Business Administration, Chemistry, Classical Languages, Cognitive Sciences, Comparative Literature, Comparative Religion, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Criminology, Data Processing, Dentistry, Earth Sciences, Ecology, Economics, Education, Electrical Engineering, English, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Food Science, Geography, German, Hebrew, Hispanic American Studies, History, Holy Writings, Horticulture, Hotel and Restaurant, International Relations and Diplomacy, Islamic Studies, Jewish Studies, Journalism, Landscape Architecture, Latin American Studies, Law, Linguistics, Literature, Mass Communication, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Medicine, Middle Eastern Studies, Musicology, Nursing, Nutrition, Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Physics, Plant and Crop Protection, Political Sciences, Psychology, Romance Languages, Russian, Slavic Languages, Social Sciences, Social Work, Sociology, Soil Science, Spanish, Statistics, Surveying and Mapping, Theatre, Tourism, Water Science
Diploma Medicine, Teacher Training
Master's Degree Agriculture, Ancient Civilizations, Animal Husbandry, Anthropology, Applied Physics, Arabic, Archaeology, Art History, Arts and Humanities, Asian Studies, Behavioural Sciences, Bible, Biochemistry, Bioengineering, Biology, Biomedicine, Biotechnology, Botany, Business Administration, Cell Biology, Chemistry, Cinema and Television, Clinical Psychology, Cognitive Sciences, Communication Studies, Comparative Literature, Comparative Religion, Computer Science, Criminology, Crop Production, Cultural Studies, Demography and Population, Dentistry, Development Studies, Ecology, Economics, Education, Educational Administration, Educational and Student Counselling, Educational Psychology, Educational Sciences, English, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Epidemiology, European Studies, Folklore, Food Science, Gender Studies, Genetics, Geography (Human), Geology, German, Germanic Studies, Government, Health Administration, Hebrew, History, Holy Writings, Horticulture, Human Rights, International Business, International Law, International Relations and Diplomacy, International Studies, Islamic Studies, Jewish Studies, Journalism, Latin American Studies, Law, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Marine Science and Oceanography, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Media Studies, Meteorology, Middle Eastern Studies, Musicology, Natural Resources, Neurosciences, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Peace and Disarmament, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Physics, Plant and Crop Protection, Political Sciences, Preschool Education, Psychology, Public Health, Regional Planning, Russian, Secondary Education, Slavic Languages, Social Policy, Social Studies, Social Work, Sociology, Soil Science, Spanish, Special Education, Statistics, Teacher Training, Town Planning, Vegetable Production, Veterinary Science, Water Science
Doctorate Agriculture, Animal Husbandry, Anthropology, Applied Physics, Arabic, Archaeology, Art History, Asian Studies, Behavioural Sciences, Bible, Biochemistry, Bioengineering, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Biomedicine, Biotechnology, Botany, Business Administration, Cell Biology, Chemistry, Classical Languages, Cognitive Sciences, Comparative Literature, Comparative Religion, Computer Science, Criminology, Crop Production, Cultural Studies, Dance, Dentistry, Eastern European Studies, Ecology, Economics, Education, English, Environmental Studies, European Studies, Fine Arts, Folklore, Food Science, Genetics, Geography, Geography (Human), Geology, German, Germanic Studies, Greek (Classical), Hebrew, History, Holy Writings, Horticulture, International Relations and Diplomacy, Islamic Studies, Jewish Studies, Journalism, Latin, Law, Linguistics, Literature, Marine Science and Oceanography, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Medicine, Meteorology, Middle Eastern Studies, Molecular Biology, Musicology, Natural Resources, Neurosciences, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Peace and Disarmament, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Physics, Political Sciences, Psychology, Public Health, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Religion, Russian, Social Policy, Social Work, Sociology, Statistics, Theatre, Veterinary Science, Water Science

Hebrew University of Jerusalem alumni

  1. Yuval Noah Harari

    Yuval Noah Harari
    Born in
    Israel Flag Israel
    Years
    1976-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    historianmedievalistwritermilitary historianphilosopher
    Biography

    Yuval Noah Harari is an Israeli public intellectual, historian and a professor in the Department of History at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He is the author of Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind (2014), Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow (2016), and 21 Lessons for the 21st Century (2018). His writings examine free will, consciousness, intelligence, happiness and suffering.

  2. Ariel Sharon

    Ariel Sharon
    Born in
    Israel Flag Israel
    Years
    1928-2014 (aged 86)
    Occupations
    politicianmilitary officer
    Biography

    Ariel Sharon was an Israeli general and politician who served as the 11th Prime Minister of Israel from March 2001 until April 2006.

  3. Naftali Bennett

    Naftali Bennett
    Born in
    Israel Flag Israel
    Years
    1972-.. (age 50)
    Enrolled in the Hebrew University of Jerusalem
    In 2001 graduated with Bachelor of Laws
    Occupations
    businesspersonpolitician
    Biography

    Naftali Bennett is an Israeli politician serving as the 13th and current prime minister of Israel since 13 June 2021. He served as Minister of Diaspora Affairs from 2013 to 2019, as Minister of Education from 2015 to 2019, and as Minister of Defense from 2019 to 2020. He has led the New Right party since 2018, having previously led The Jewish Home party between 2012 and 2018.

  4. Daniel Kahneman

    Daniel Kahneman
    Born in
    Israel Flag Israel
    Years
    1934-.. (age 88)
    Enrolled in the Hebrew University of Jerusalem
    In 1954 graduated with Bachelor of Arts in psychology
    Occupations
    psychologisteconomistuniversity teacher
    Biography

    Daniel Kahneman is an Israeli-American psychologist and economist notable for his work on the psychology of judgment and decision-making, as well as behavioral economics, for which he was awarded the 2002 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences (shared with Vernon L. Smith). His empirical findings challenge the assumption of human rationality prevailing in modern economic theory.

General info

Alternative names HUJI
האוניברסיטה העברית בירושלים
Founded 1918
Accreditation Council for Higher Education (CHE)
Academic structure Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
School of Education
School of Social workers
Faculty of Natural and Exact Sciences
School of Computer Sciences and Engineering
School of Business
School of Law
Faculty of Medicine
School of Public Health
Faculty of Dental Medicine
School of Pharmacy
Faculty of Agriculture
School of Veterinary Medicine

Location and Contacts

Address Mount Scopus
Jerusalem, Jerusalem District, 91905
Israel
City population 919,000
Phone +972 (2) 588 2111
Fax +972 (2) 588 3021

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