Welcome to the information page for applicants who have completed studies in Israel, with information about meeting the English requirement, what previous studies meet the basic entry requirements, and any special documentation instructions. 

Start with Step 1 - Finding out what I need to submit

There are general instructions for all applicants; it is important that you start with Step 1 and then work your way through the remaining steps in order to submit the right documents in the right way.

Meeting the English requirement - bachelor's and master's level studies

You can meet the English requirement with your upper secondary studies with 5 units of English (or greater) in the Bagrut/Matriculation certificate.

If you’re documenting your English based on your upper secondary studies, you must provide upper secondary documents in order to demonstrate you meet the requirement. Please submit your upper secondary documents as indicated below under ’For bachelor’s level studies’.

You can also demonstrate that you meet the English language requirement through certain university studies, or an internationally approved English test. Find out more at the following link:

English language requirements

Previous studies that meet the general entry requirements and any special documentation instructions

For bachelor's level studies:

Bagrut ( > 21 units) / תורג

  • Your documents must be submitted in the original language, and also in an official translation in English, French or Swedish.

For master's level studies:

A Bachelor's degree meets the general criteria.

To document your eligibility, please submit your diploma/certificate and transcript.

  • Academic credentials issued in English by the university are accepted.
  • If your documentation is issued in Hebrew, you need to submit documentation both in the original language and a translation to English, French or Swedish, completed by an authorised translator.
  • If you upload your documents, you must scan your original documents; certified copies are not accepted.
  • If you send your documents via regular post, you must send officially certified copies i.e. copies certified by the issuing university or a notary public.
  • Both the front and back sides of documents must be scanned and submitted.