Application Dates


Undergraduate admission for the academic year 2021/22 is closed as of August 31, 2021 with the exception of the following programs:

The Faculty of Humanities

Archeology and Ancient Near East 150
History of the Jewish People and Contemporary Jewry 105
Hebrew Language 109
Bible 101
Spanish and Latin American Studies 155
Classical Studies 172
Romance Studies 179
Russian ans Slavic Studies 156
Comparative Religion 141
Musicology 190 
Musicology Joint Program with the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance 991
Jewish Thought 113
General and Comparative Literature 180
Hebrew Litearature 108
German language and literature 157
Arabic language and literature 123
History of Art 197
Theatre Studies 198
Jewish Studies 115
Interdisciplinary Program 222
Talmud and Halacha 102
English (literature) 176
Linguistics 181
History 151
Asian Studies 124
Islamic and Middle East Studies 122
Philosophy 140
Cognitive and Brain Sciences 143

The Faculty of Social Sciences

Geography, Environment and Geoinformatics 821



Application Process for First Year Bachelor Degree Programs 2021/22

17.1.2021 Opening of University admission

University application includes submission of all supporting documents.

In order to complete their application, candidates must:

  1. Take the Psychometric Entrance Exam (or SAT/ACT) and if relevant, the AMIR/AMIRAM and YAEL/YAELNET test (or the Placement and Proficiency test), no later than the end of April.
  2. Submit an official copy of their high school graduation/matriculation certificate as well as all other documents relevant to their application.
  3. Applicants eligible for affirmative action must submit their request to the Society for Advancement of Education by February 2021.

Students of the Rothberg Mechina Program (studying in the academic year 2020/21) that have applied during the regular application period will be allowed to submit missing documents at a later date.

30.4.2021 End of the regular application period

  1. Application to specific programs might end earlier, depending on the number of places filled.
  2. April 30 is the latest date for application to the following programs: Medicine, Dental Medicine, Medicine - Military Medicine. These programs don’t accept late applications.

March 2021 is the last valid Psychometric Entrance Test date for applications to the above mentioned programs for all applicants, including applicants to the Academic Reserve Program (Atuda) and students of the Rothberg Mechina Program (even if the test grade is not received by 30.4.)*
*July 2021 is the last valid date for the Psychometric Entrance Test, AMIR/AMIRAM and YAEL/YAELNET test for admission to Dental Medicine for candidates of the Academic Reserve Program (Atuda) and students of the HU Mechina.  


1.5.2021 Late admission for programs offering available places. Apply as soon as possible in order to guarantee your place!

  1. Admission for late applicants is based on available places.
  2. Admission to the Amirim Honors Program ends on June 9, 2021.
  3. Admission criteria for late applications might be different from the criteria applied during the regular application period. Updated admission criteria will be published on our website.

31.8.2021 End of admission for all Bachelor degree programs


Admission for the Spring semester 2021/22

A list of programs accepting applications for the Spring semester 2021/22 will be published on our website shortly before the admission opening.


Admission for Master programs and Teaching Certificate studies will open on 17.1.2021.

Closing dates differ between programs and are published on the list of programs on our website. Application for certain programs requires registration with the relevant faculty. Please consult the list on our website.