Bar-Ilan University

country rank  6
world rank  1035

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University Overview

Founded in 1955, Bar-Ilan University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Ramat Gan (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Tel Aviv. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Israel, Bar-Ilan University (BIU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Jewish religion. Bar-Ilan University (BIU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 63 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations.

University Identity

Name אוניברסיטת בר-אילן
Acronym BIU
Founded 1955
Motto Tradition of Excellence

University Location

Ramat Gan (population range: 50,000-249,999)
52100 Tel Aviv
T +972 (3) 5318 111
F +972 (3) 535 2423

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Jewish Jewish

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Bar-Ilan University's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Education, Israel


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Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018