The International School

The International School of Agricultural Sciences of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, the Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment, has been providing English-language programs in the agricultural, food and environmental sciences since 1988. The Smith Faculty of Agriculture is the only institution in Israel granting advanced academic degrees in agriculture.

The School organizes seminars, workshops, long- and short-term courses, and tailor-made programs.

MSc programs are given in

  • Plant Sciences 
  • Animal Sciences 
  • Environmental Quality Sciences  
  • Nutritional Sciences
  • Viticulture and Enology
  • Development Practice

Nearly 3,000 participants from around the globe have attended graduate degree programs and short training courses and workshops at the International School (formerly the Division for International Studies).  International students from around the world, particularly from developing countries, are able to explore new fields and cultures, exchange ideas and create partnerships for future cooperation.