Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

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Language of instruction 💬

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Beer-Sheva, Israel English and Hebrew Open to all faculties


Ben-Gurion University (BGU) is a world-renowned institution of research and higher education that influences people’s lives in the Negev, throughout Israel, and around the world.

BGU is the most vibrant, social, diverse, and active campus in Israel. Their campus environment helps students excel and enjoy this significant period in their lives while also focusing on their studies. You can enjoy parties and festivals, concerts, language exchange, acro-yoga or free salsa lessons. There is something for everyone in this distinctly Israeli "college town".

Visit their website for the full list of Webinars.

Term dates (including exams)

Semester 1

Semester 2

October - February February - July

Contact information

North American Office
American Associates, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
1001 Avenue of the Americas, 19th Floor
New York, NY 10018
Email: study [at]
Tel: 800-96-AABGU (962-2248) or 212-687-7721 ext. 2201

Incoming Student Coordinator

Laila Perelman-Soppi
email: lailap [at]


The information on this page is drawn from either the institution's fact sheet or their website as linked above.

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