Master of Science (taught in Hebrew)

Studies for the Master of Science degree are a continuation of studies for the bachelors degree with an emphasis on gaining familiarity and expertise with research methods for a specific subject.

labThe details of the masters program differ from area to area, and include advanced courses, passing qualifying examinations and completing a research project for the research track/ There is also a non-research master’s track but it does not have the option of continuing on to a Ph.D. The qualifying exams will test the ability of the candidate to conduct independent research and the level of knowledge in the field. Master and Doctoral students are entitled to access to library resources, such as journals and databases, from home. For details, contact the computer center at 08-9489283.

Positions and Scholarships for Masters Students

The Faculty offers students teaching positions in accordance with the needs of the faculty. Scholarships are offered to students who excel at their studies, in accordance with rules posted at the beginning of each school year. Applicants are advised to inquire about teaching assistantships and scholarships when they submit their application.

Areas of Study

Agricultural Biotechnology

Head: Dr. Yael Mandelik 08-9489224 yael.mandelik@mail.huji.ac.il
Secretary: Ms. Orly Tal 08-9489223 orlytal@savion.huji.ac.il

Agroecology and Plant Health

Head: Dr. Yael Helman 08-9489153 yael.helman@mail.huji.ac.il
Secretary: Ms. Gila Shoham 08-9489086  gilas@savion.huji.ac.il

Animal and Veterinary Sciences

Head: Prof. Zvi Roth 03-9688589  08-9489535 z.roth@mail.huji.ac.il
Vice-Head: Prof. Ron Ofri 03-9688589 08-9489535 ron.ofri@mail.huji.ac.il
Secretary: Ms. Yael Lewitus 08-9489119 yaellew@savion.huji.ac.il

Biochemistry, Food Science and Nutrition

Head: Prof. Hagai Abeliovich 08-9489060 hagai.abeliovich@mail.huji.ac.il
Secretary: Ms. Ravit Talmon 08-9489259 ravitt@savion.huji.ac.il
Secretary: Ms. Gili Avidor Gafni 08-9489265 giliag@savion.huji.ac.il

Environmental Economics and Management

Head: Dr. Iddo Kan 08-9489233 Iddo.Kan@mail.huji.ac.il
Secretary: Ms. Miri Guy 08-9489230 miriguy@savion.huji.ac.il

Environmental Quality and Natural Resources in Agriculture

Head: Dr. Yael Helman 08-9489153 yael.helman@mail.huji.ac.il
Secretary: Ms. Gila Shoham 08-9489086  gilas@savion.huji.ac.il

Field Crops and Vegetables

Head: Dr. Rivka Elbaum 08-9489335 rivka.elbaum@mail.huji.ac.il
Secretary: Ms. Iris Sobol 08-9489333 iris.sobol@mail.huji.ac.il

Genetics and Breeding

Head: Dr. Yonatan Elkind 08-9489246 Yonatan.Elkind@mail.huji.ac.il
Secretary: Ms. Iris Sobol 08-9489333 iris.sobol@mail.huji.ac.il

Horticulture

Head: Prof. Alexander Vainstein 08-9489082 alexander.vainstein@mail.huji.ac.il
Secretary: Ms. Iris Sobol 08-9489333 iris.sobol@mail.huji.ac.il

Plant Sciences in Agriculture

Head: Prof. David Weiss 08-9489436 david.weiss@mail.huji.ac.il
Secretary: Ms. Iris Sobol 08-9489333 iris.sobol@mail.huji.ac.il

Soil and Water Sciences

Head: Prof. Moshe Shenker 08-9489349 shenker@agri.huji.ac.il
Secretary: Ms. Neomi Maimon 08-9489340 neomim@savion.huji.ac.il