University of Haifa or אוניברסיטת חיפה (HU) - public higher education institution in Israel. HU opened its doors in 1963. It has an urban campus located in Haifa.

University ranking. University of Haifa is one of the best universities of Israel, ranking 7 in the national rating. University of Haifa is considered to be one of the most prestigious universities on the planet, securing the place in the top 5% of the world’s best universities.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The applicant must pass examinations as a part of the admission process. A year of bachelor studies will cost you around 12,450 USD. HU is considered to be a pricey option when it comes to obtaining a master’s degree - 14,600 USD per year of study. More information about tuition fees and admission requirements can be found on the official website of the university(

The composition of the university. University of Haifa is average in size with a capacity of 12 thousand students. 988 specialists are employed by the university. During studies the students have the opportunity to participate in the international exchange programs. You can meet the students by following the university on social media: Twitter, Youtube, Facebook.

Infrastructure of HU. The university has a functioning library. The university is one of the Global U8 Consortium (GU8).
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1963
Abbreviation HU
Teachers 988
Students 11,160
Religion None
Admission Based on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Academic excellence with a personal touch
• Ministry of Education, Israel
• Global U8 Consortium (GU8)
World ranking 916
Country ranking 7
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 916
QS World University Rankings 865
Cost of living in Haifa
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 206 268
Food 184 407
Transportation 50 126
Communications and utilities 65 97
Clothing 27 100
Sports and leisure 35 109
Total 566 1,107
Accommodation in Haifa USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 208
Shared room in city centre 270
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 373
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 490
Alternative title
Arabic جامعة حيفا
Location on map

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