Study Abroad

Study Abroad

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Study Abroad is offered in both the Winter and Spring Semesters.  

The Study Abroad program at Technion is open to undergraduate and graduate students from all over the world. It provides international students with a unique opportunity to experience engineering excellence at one of the world’s most innovative universities, while preparing them to excel in their future academic and professional careers. The Study Abroad program is offered through Technion International and is taught in English. The Program offers a challenging and intensive course load that can be tailored to meet each student’s specific interests as well as ensuring their ability to meet specific prerequisites or course requirements for their home universities or prospective graduate or advanced studies. Courses are offered in fields of:

  • Engineering and Science
  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Architecture and Product Design
  • Humanities

Students may also enroll, for an additional fee, in a conversational Hebrew course. Students with sufficient language proficiency may be eligible to take regular Technion courses taught in Hebrew.

Student Life: Trips & Social Activities

International students will easily integrate to student life at Technion, which supports a large multicultural student community. On campus you’ll have access to a wide range of sports facilities (including an Olympic sized pool), and participate in social and cultural programs, lectures and trips around Israel to enrich your study abroad experience. You’ll be invited to an Orientation day, designed to get you acquainted with peers and living essentials in Israel.

About Technion

Technion-Israel Institute of Technology is Israel’s premier center of science, technology and applied research. Ranked among the top 50 technology universities in the world, Technion is home to 18 faculties, and over 60 advanced research centers and institutes, and a distinguished faculty of over 600, including three Nobel laureates. Technion graduates have brought the unique skills and penchant for innovation which helped conceive and consolidate the modern State of Israel – commonly acknowledged to be the “Start-Up Nation.”

* Opening of the program is contingent on the number of registered students.

** The program is subject to changes, at the discretion of TI.  

 

 

Admission to the Semester Abroad program requires a GPA of 80/3.0 and above.

 

To begin your application process, click Apply Now to launch the online application system.

 

During the online application process, you will be asked to upload the following documents:

  • Two letters of recommendation*
  • A personal statement outlining why you want to study at Technion
  • Resumé with passport size picture
  • Transcripts (original or approved copies)
  • $ 60 (USD) non-refundable application fee
  • Students from non-English speaking countries must either undergo a personal interview or submit their TOFEL/IELTS scores

Admission decisions will be based on a close evaluation of each application on a case-by-case basis. An emphasis will be placed on the academic performance of each candidate.

English Proficiency

Since the academic program at Technion International is taught entirely in English, applicants are required to demonstrate their English proficiency before their enrollment. Applicants from countries where English is not the primary language may be required to undergo an interview in English.

Tuition

Registration Fee (non-refundable) $ 60 USD
Tuition (Winter Semester) $ 9,000 USD
Tuition (Spring Semester) $ 9,000 USD
Estimated Living Expenses (including housing and health insurance), per semester $ 4,000 USD

*Please note that tuition fees do not cover applicants’ airfare to and from Israel. **Prices are subject to change due to Technion decision, fluctuations in market prices and currency exchange rates.

For important information necessary for your stay at Technion click here.

 

* Opening of the program is contingent on the number of registered students.

** The program is subject to changes, at the discretion of TI.  

Housing

Students may ask for assistance with finding accommodations in the city of Haifa or may request on-campus housing through Technion International. Housing costs range between $380-$500 (USD) per month depending on the number of tenants per room and location. For more information we urge you to contact the Study Abroad Coordinator at visitors@int.technion.ac.il

Orientation Day

Technion International provides a comprehensive orientation day designed to familiarize students with the campus and surrounding neighborhoods, and to provide a general guide to student life in Israel. Orientation presents you with such “survival tips” as acquiring a student card, email account and internet access code, opening an Israeli bank account, getting a cellphone, and getting around the sprawling Technion campus and your dormitory.

Conversational Hebrew for Beginners

Technion International, together with the Department of Humanities & Arts, offers a beginner’s conversational Hebrew language course for international visitors. The course is offered each semester and is open to all students and visitors to the Technion (including postdocs, sabbatical visitors and spouses of visiting scientists). Students will learn the Hebrew letters, vocabulary and basic language and grammar structures, and will acquire elementary reading, writing and communication skills to use during their visit. The course will be taught during the semester.

Course Duration: 14 weeks (4 academic hours each week, taught in the afternoons).

Cost: NIS 1,100.

If you are interested, please send an email to: visitors@int.technion.ac.il

For details regarding the Hebrew Ulpan given by the Humanities faculty at Technion, click here.

 

 Engineering Courses

Civil Engineering
014505 Building Materials 314535 Introduction to Materials Engineering
014610 Construction Methods 014006 Introduction to Numerical Analysis
014325 Design of Water and Wastewater Systems   104019 Linear Algebra
015017 Differential and Integral Calculus I 014732 Management and Engineering of Traffic
104003 Differential and Integral Calculus I 114051 Physics 1
015017 Earthmoving Equipment & Systems 014108 Statics of Structures 1
014405 Engineering Geology 014003 Statistics
 014214 Fundamentals of Fluid Mechanics 014004 System Analysis
 014409  Geomechanics 014309 Water and Wastewater Technologies
  014008 Graphical Engineering Information 014320 Water Chemistry
 014606 Introduction to Construction  Management 016203 Water Resources Systems Engineering
  014103 Introduction to Engineering Mechanics
014615 Introduction to Financial Management

 

Mechanical Engineering
104018 Differential and Integral Calculus 1M
104016 Algebra 1/Extended
114051 Physics 1
035026 Creative Overview of Mechanical Engineering
034041 Heat Transfer

 

Chemical Engineering
054131 Introduction to Chemical and Biochemical Engineering
104004 Differential and Integral Calculus 2
104019 Linear Algebra M
125801 Organic Chemistry
125101 Analytical Chemistry 1 for Engineers
134019 Protein Biochemistry
054203 Principles of Chemical Engineering 1M
054215 Thermodynamics A
104228 Partial Differential Equations/M
114053 Physics 3
094480 Statistics and probability

 

Biotechnology & Food Engineering
064522 Introduction to Biotechnology and Food Engineering
134019 Protein Biochemistry
104004 Differential and Integral Calculus 2
104019 Linear Algebra M
125801 Organic Chemistry
125101 Analytical Chemistry 1 for Engineers

 

Entrepreneurship and Innovation Courses
094815 Business Plan for Commercializing 097657 Organizations and Entrepreneurship
099760 Managerial Negotiation

 

Humanities courses
324879 Selected Issues in Israeli Society
324880  Archaeology and History in the Holy Land
324881  Topics in the History of the Jewish People

 

 

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