The academic calendar at TAU is divided into two semesters, as in many other universities in Israel. For convenience, tuition fees are calculated per year. Tuition fees at TAU are different for locals and foreigners. Israel citizens pay 8,360 USD per year, while international students pay a minimum of 10,497 USD. The educational institution helps with tuition fees through financial support programs. They are available to local and international students. For up-to-date information on scholarships and the cost of education for each program, check the official website of the educational institution.
Also, be prepared for additional expenses: accommodation, transportation, study materials, meals and personal expenses.
Study programs at TAU
Dual Degree - TAU and Columbia University - Liberal Arts
School education in Israel lasts longer than 11 grades. Therefore, in order to enter an undergraduate program at TAU, applicants must complete 1 year of university in their home country or take one of the preparatory programs (A-Levels, IB, Foundation, etc.). For admission to an undergraduate program, you must have a GPA score of at least 3 and successfully pass the entrance exams. Before submitting documents to the university, applicants take an English language exam. The university accepts the results of IELTS or TOEFL. The minimum TOEFL score is 79. The IELTS score is not lower than 6.5.
Master's degree at TAU
The academic performance of a student in an undergraduate program plays an important role in the selection of candidates. In order to enroll at TAU for a master's program, you will have to confirm knowledge of the English language. You can do this by passing the exam — IELTS or TOEFL. The minimum TOEFL score for admission is 79. IELTS — 6.5 or higher.
The campus of TAU is located in Tel Aviv. The urban campus is suitable for those students who, firstly, are used to independence, and secondly, cannot imagine their life without the hustle and bustle of a big metropolis. The school has a library where students can do their homework or just relax. Not only locals study at TAU, but also students from other countries. This is a unique opportunity to get in touch with the culture of other countries, meet representatives of different nationalities and make friends around the world.
There are several options to stay in the country after graduation. One of them is to get an offer from an employer and apply for a work visa. Read more about this on the embassy website. Graduates of TAU find jobs without difficulty. One of the reasons is the good reputation of the university among employers, according to the results of the QS ranking. Look for more immigration options in our article.