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Join our Digital Open Day : MA in Archaeology & the Ancient Near East at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem

27 July, 2022

Uncover ancient history in one of the world’s most inspiring locations! Come to where the Bible took place and learn from world-renowned experts at Hebrew University’s Institute of Archaeology.

Gain scholarly knowledge in the classroom and hands-on experience in major excavations and surveys across Israel, while applying innovative scientific techniques in our computerized archaeological laboratories.


​Scholarships Available

Join our Digital Open Day on August 3 at 5:30PM JLM


Call for Applicants: Scholarships of the Hertog Center for the Archaeological Study of Jerusalem and Judah (2023)

31 March, 2022

The Hertog Center has Ph.D. and Post-Doctoral scholarships available for excellent students who will pursue cutting-edge
research on a range of topics related to the archaeology of Jerusalem and Judah throughout the ages, to be conducted at the Institute of Archaeology of The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

Applications must be uploaded to the online application system:  no later than 31.3.2022


Call for applications: The Bina and Moshe Stekelis Fund for Prehistoric Archaeology

15 November, 2021

The Bina and Moshe Stekelis Fund for Prehistoric Archaeology

The Department of prehistoric archaeology, The Institute of Archaeology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem


The Fund now accepts applications for the academic year 2021-2022.

This call to all graduate students enrolled in the department, affiliated researchers and faculty (guidelines can be found here)



Applications are due no later than 15th November 2021


The application should include: 

  • The research proposal (up to 2 pages)
  • A detailed itemized budget
  • Applicant’s CV

See further particulars in the attached form.

Decisions will be announced no later than 31st December 2021