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International Student Exchange


Bezalel has a vibrant student exchange program with 100 leading art institutions worldwide. Students from our partner academies are welcome to study at Bezalel for one or two semesters, usually during their third year of studies. Applications for exchange are submitted through the exchange coordinator at the respective academy. The institutions agree to recognize each other’s study programs, grades and accreditation systems. Exchange students pay tuition to their home institution and are exempt from such fees at Bezalel.

UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMS OPEN FOR EXCHANGE
• Fine Arts
• Photography
• Visual Communications
• Screen-Based Arts (Animation and Video)
• Fashion and Jewelry
• Ceramics and Glass Design
• Industrial Design
• Architecture

GRADUATE PROGRAMS OPEN FOR EXCHANGE
• Fine Arts and Photography (MFA)
• Industrial Design (MDes)
• Urban Design (MUrbDes)

SEMESTER DATES
Fall semester  October – end of January
Spring semester mid February – end of June
(subject to change due to the Jewish holiday calendar)

REQUIRED APPLICATION MATERIALS
 Application form
 Transcript of records
 Letter of Recommendation from Head of Department
 Small portfolio
 3 passport photos

APPLICATION GUIDELINES

DEADLINES FOR APPLICATIONS
Fall semester (October-February) April 1st
Spring semester (February-July) November 1st

ACCOMMODATION
Bezalel offers accommodation in the Hebrew University's Student Village dormitories.

LANGUAGE
Primary language of instruction: Hebrew (with some courses in English)
No previous knowledge of Hebrew required.
*High level of English proficiency REQUIRED.

CONTACT:
Student Exchange
Name   Sarit Morad
Position  Exchange Programs Coordinator
Phone Number +972-2-589-3387
Fax Number  +972-2-589-3215
Email   exchange.program@bezalel.ac.il
Address: Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem
    Mount Scopus Campus, Floor 7
   PO Box 24046
   9124001 Jerusalem, ISRAEL 

2012/2013 group of our international students : from Denmark 2, Czech Republic 1, Germany 21,  Taiwan 2, Canada 5, Finland 2, Switzerland 1, France 8, USA 12, Scotland 3, Spain 1, Netherlands 3, Britain 2, Italy 5, Belgium 1, Poland 1, Chile 1, Argentina 2



113 International students from 23 countries joined us for the 2010-2011 academic year .