Welcome to Technion – Israel Institute of Technology
Technion – Israel Institute of Technology is a premier center for science, technology, and applied research, and one of the leading universities of science and engineering in the world.
Technion is a public university, founded in 1912, it’s the oldest university in Israel. Technion campus is located on Mount Carmel in Haifa, overlooking the Mediterranean Sea.
The university offers unique science and engineering undergraduate and graduate programs taught in English. The institute is ranked 1st in Digital Education Worldwide (Times Higher Education), ranked 8th university in the world for producing Nobel laureates and 7th university in the world for Artificial Intelligence (CS Rankings).
Technion is a major source of innovation and brainpower that drives the economy. Technion’s graduates represent 70 percent of Israel’s high-tech workforce. They established Israel’s industrial infrastructure, reinforced its technological defense capabilities and pioneered its technology-based enterprises. These earned the country’s reputation as the world’s “Startup Nation”. Set on a modern campus, Technion is home to a prominent faculty, among them three recent Nobel laureates, and a long list of notable alumni including engineers, scientists, physicians, professors and entrepreneurs. The institute has also been acknowledged as one of the world’s leading entrepreneurial ecosystems and became the sixth member of the prestigious EuroTech Universities Alliance, a network of top-tier research-based universities known for their scientific excellence and vibrant innovation ecosystems.
Technion is located in Haifa, the third biggest city in Israel. It has many restaurants, beaches, and cultural sites, as well as a multicultural population. Haifa is also the home to some of the biggest technology companies in the world, in including Apple (the only R&D Center outside of the US), Microsoft, Amazon, and more.
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Top 3 reasons to study here
Leading applied research in science, engineering, and innovation
Study in the Start-Up Nation
Vibrant entrepreneurial environment
Technion is home to three Nobel Laureates and top-notch faculty with a proven record for educating leaders in science and technology, and the birth place of many of Israel’s most exciting tech innovations and helped give rise to the country’s modern start-up economy.
Technion welcomes you to experience prestigious research opportunities abroad in English. Become part of a real research team and participate in making new discoveries at Israel’s primer technology institute, ranked among the world’s most innovative universities.
Assat – The Student Association at Technion. One of the most involved Student Associations in Israel, the Student Association puts on some of biggest events on campus.
Housing is guaranteed to students who are studying for their undergraduate degree.
Housing options are also available for short-term programs.