Hebrew Intensive Ulpan at Ben-Gurion University

Location: Israel: Beer Sheva

Term: Winter, Summer

Dates: 2020,2021,2022

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev


1001 Avenue of the Americas, 19th Floor New York, NY 10018 United States

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Phone: 646-452-3682

Fax: 1-212-302-6443


Interested in learning the Hebrew language abroad? Study with Ben-Gurion University of the Negev in Israel. Take our Ulpan program, an intensive immersive language course you can complete in either four or six weeks during summer or winter. It encompasses a traditional curriculum of writing, reading, and conversation skills with field trips and media, such as Israeli music, movies, newspapers, and radio.

Lessons last four hours daily from Sunday to Thursday. You will be placed in an appropriate level based on the results of a written exam prior to departure and an oral exam upon arrival. There are many levels of Hebrew offered in the Ulpan program, from very basic to extremely advanced, so students don’t need any previous knowledge of Hebrew to attend.

  • Hebrew

Languages Used as a Medium of Teaching
  • English

Cost in US$:

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Cost Includes:

Cost Include Description:

Tuition (includes weekly social activities, academic field trips, trips around Israel, access to the university sports center & health insurance)
On-campus housing

Credit Available


This Program is open to

Worldwide Participant.

Typical Living Arrangements
  • Dormitory

Application Process Involves
  • Transcript
  • Letters of Reference
  • Essay
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev's Mission Statement

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev was named after Israel's first prime minister and one of the giants of modern Jewish history - David Ben-Gurion. It is the embodiment of his dream to make the desert bloom. The University was established in 1969 by the Government of Israel to spearhead the development of Israel's southern region and is the only Israeli university created with a unique nation-building mandate: to develop the Negev. BGU has fulfilled and surpassed this objective and the Negev region is witnessing advancements in various fields - agriculture, education, industry and technology. The Center for International Student Programs invites you to come and understand Israeli society from within - to go beyond the tourist realm and immerse yourself in the region for a semester, year, winter or summer. If you are adventurous explorer, ready to become integrated into the exciting, culturally and historically rich world of the Middle East, this is the program for you...

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