At NYU Tel Aviv, students experience life in one of the world's most intriguing and multidimensional cities. A vibrant coastal metropolis on the Mediterranean, Tel Aviv is the cultural, financial, and technological center of Israel. Students explore this truly global city and acquire a sophisticated understanding of Israel, the Middle East and the interrelationships between cultures, political movements, and religious traditions. Students benefit from high caliber local professors who teach students in areas such as journalism, politics, Hebrew and Arabic. Students connect with local culture through experiential learning/internships, partnerships with a local university and excursions to surrounding areas in Israel.
The following NYU departments are key contributors to the NYU Tel Aviv curriculum. Partnerships indicate departments with a significant curricular stake. Affiliations indicate the offering or development of at least one course.
College of Global Public Health
Faculty of Arts & Science
Hebrew and Judaic Studies
NYU Tandon School of Engineering
Faculty of Arts & Science Dramatic Literature
Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies
Academic Calendar: Fall/Spring/Full Year
Credits: 14 to 18 NYU credits
Course Language: English
Student Body: 25 to 35 students per semester
Faculty: Visiting faculty from local universities, and leading intellectuals, and artists from the eider region provide instruction.
Meals: Students dine out or prepare meals in residence hall kitchen
Housing: Residence Hall
Official Language: Hebrew and Arabic
Currency: New Israeli Shekel
Population of Tel Aviv: 400,000