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EMBA/IMBA at Bar Ilan University


Ramat Gan, Israel (Letter of Intent)

Bar-Ilan University (BIU) is a university in Ramat Gan of the Tel Aviv District, Israel.

Established in 1955, Bar Ilan is now Israel's second-largest academic institution. It has nearly 26,800 students (including 9,000 students in its affiliated regional colleges) and 1,350 faculty members. Bar-Ilan University has eight faculties: Exact Sciences, Life Sciences, Social Sciences, Humanities, Jewish Studies, Medicine, Engineering, and Law. There are also interdisciplinary studies.

In 1969, Bar-Ilan receives formal recognition of the Council for Higher Education.

The University aims to forge closer links between Torah and universal studies, "to blend tradition with modern technologies and scholarship, and teach the compelling ethics of Jewish heritage to all... to synthesize the ancient and modern, the sacred and the material, the spiritual and the scientific."

The academic standard at Bar-Ilan University is among the highest in the country. Bar-Ilan University prides itself on its outstanding professors and researchers, all personally committed to provide their students with excellent education, cultivating independent thinking and personal growth.

Bar-Ilan University is noted for its community outreach initiatives, which aim to promote tolerance and mutual responsibility. Bar-Ilan's faculties have established numerous community outreach projects, each in its respective field. Students participating in these projects benefit from practical experience, personal fulfilment and an opportunity to contribute to the community.