Tuition includes insurance?


Do you offer Scholarships?

Is there a possibility of scholarship with Bar-Ilan University?


How do I know if the Minhal Hastudentim will pay for my studies?

A file must be opened in the Minhal Hastudentim (of the Misrad Haklita) immediately after the University’s admission

Tuition for new immigrant students?

No costs

How much is the cost of the year in BAR ILAN?

Undergraduate 13.500 shekels, MBA 18.500 shekels

Tuition for international students?

approx. NIS 13,000 plus additional fees, and for masters students (excluding the IMBA program), NIS 17,500 plus additional fees

How do I get in to Ilanet website to enter account information (for scholarship)?

Ilanet> Candidate Information> Enter Bank Account Information

How to pay tuition?

Either at Schar Limud (Building 403) they give you a slip and you pay at the bank/ OR via Inbar system (but has 40NIS fee)

How to pay application fee with no Israeli credit card?

Registration fees and tuition can also be paid with a foreign card, the field “Passport / ID number” must be left blank

University Documents

What is it and where is SHEMA (including a link to Google Maps)?

Building 502

Former student of BIU wants his Ulpan certificate – where to get from?

TALAM office

Ishur limudim in English – where to get it from?

Soon it will be avaliable on the inbar website

How can I ask my student permit?

Through Mador Shema

Exchange/Short Term/Credits

What is the minimum age for summer and winter programs?

Depends on the program

Exact dates of summer and winter programs?

Check on Website for update

Are the credits transferable to the USA?

Normally yes-but it depends on the Universities- Our credits are transferable through ECTS to European countries

Can a student studying as a free listener change courses early in the semester? And will it appear at the end as a drop out course?

You can make changes to the courses in the first month of study and then you can add and retire courses free of charge. And you will eventually pay for what will be listed at the end of the change period.

Are there any gap year credits that can be recognized?

We do, but you have to be in touch with the university you would like to attended to see what they would accept

If I took college courses outside of Bar Ilan it counts?

An official grade sheet with signature and stamp and syllabuses must be submitted if needed for mador status- and need approval

Can I go on a student exchange?

How do I found out what summer (short term) courses are offered in English?

Rav Kav

Where are the Rav Kav charging stations on campus?

It is now possible to load your Rav Kav at the Aguda Building (107) The Rav-Kav card provides you with discounts on public transportation travel via train or bus and can be charged according to usage. Service is available on days: Sunday, Monday, Wednesday and Thursday between 9:00-13:00, and on Tuesday between 9:00-14:00. It is also available at Mador Shema on days: Sunday, Monday, Wednesday and Thursday between 13:00-16:00, and on Tuesday between 14:00-17:00.

Where to do Rav Kav with picture?

At the beginning of the year – only in the first two weeks on 502/22

Gap Year

Can you attended only one semester of the Gap program

Yes- but maybe he wont be able to go to some courses

After the Gap year could I stay at BAR ILAN? Do I have to do another admission process to enter the career ?

Yes the student can stay- he needs to apply- but might have some credits

Is there a possibility of Gap Year? What is the program? What should I do to enter? Admission process?

Yes there is, the Israel XP program you can visit their web site at


Are there Dorms? How much they cost?

In the dorms are there kitchen to cook own food ?


Are there dorms for short term?

Yes- Building 106

With who speak about room in the dorms?


How high do my A-Levels have to be to get into a degree? (England)

Each student is tested individually according to the parameters

What kind of documents do I need in order to apply for MA ?

An official BA transcript and diploma.

Should I submit SAT? ACT? How much should Be the results to be admitted ?

Each student is tested individually according to the parameters

Can I start my studies in the second semester?

Depends on the approval by the department, it is worth considering that your studies will be extended

The students need Toefl? If They studied in American school too?

If he has a diploma from an Anglo -no

What should I do / steps for the admission process?

Where to send the documents?

What documents should I attach to my BA registration form?

I am in high school in the 10th grade and want to secure my place for after the graduation, is it possible?

No, only in the last year of high school

Is SAT enough when applying to a Hebrew program? Or do I need a Psychometric as well?

SAT is enough

What level of Hebrew is needed to start learning

ד is a minimum, depending on what the candidate wants to learn

What Psychometric score do you need to get admitted?

Each student is tested individually according to the parameters, such as high school, psychometric / SAT / Mechina / previous studies

Can you put on hold your acceptance to a degree for a year?

Yes, the next year you will be automatically be accepted in the system

When do the students need to send original papers and when is it enough to send a copy?

A diploma and grades-sheet must be presented the original, the rest allow a copy

Student Life

Food in campus? Options and average prices?

There are many food options in and near the campus and the prices are fair

What is the social life like at Bar-Ilan?

Social life is incredible and there are many activities available


Is it possible to do a English level exam in Bar Ilan?

Yes, there is an Amiram test before school starts, the publications must be monitored and registered

Is it possible to do a Hebrew level exam in Bar Ilan?

Yes, You can be examined and set a level and enroll in Hebrew courses up to the exemption level- Speak with Sharona

Who handles visa applications?

The International Office

Can you get tutoring during your degree if your doing poorly?


English Hebrew Courses/Mechina

Is it mandatory to learn Hebrew in English tracks?


Can I learn basic Hebrew in Bar Ilan?

Unfortunately no

Do you need Hebrew Level for English courses?


About the School/Programs

What is my degree structure?

Bachelor’s Degree is built from department courses, and for double major in 2 departments, in addition to general courses and basic studies in Judaism

Where can I find the list of English courses offered at the university?

Can you tell me more about this School?

Please visit our website for more information –

Do you have a Psychology Program in English?

No, we don’t

Office Info

Where and how do you book a room for a guest from overseas?

International School

Where is the international office?

Building 403, Floor -1