International Reach

TAU Aim:

To quickly and substantially upgrade TAU’s global positioning and ability to forge high-level programs with prominent overseas institutions.



  • Will bolster the prestige of TAU and Israel as an academic destination and partner.
  • Will ramp up academic exchange between the donor’s home university and Israel, bringing recognition in his/her community and in Israel.
  • Will support the Israeli government’s goal of making Israel a magnet for outstanding international students.
  • Will help counter the BDS movement.


Current Statistics

  • 2,100 international students annually from over 100 countries
  • 30,000 international alumni worldwide
  • 17 master’s and 3 undergraduate degree programs taught in English
  • Cooperation agreements with over 280 institutions in 46 countries
  • €150 million in European research funding, supporting 144 projects
  • Ranks 4th among Europe’s research institutions for winning ERC Young Investigator grants


Latest Developments

  • TAU and Columbia University launched a dual BA degree in liberal arts – the first ever undergraduate partnership between an Ivy League institution and an Israeli university.
  • Through a $5 million donor-supported initiative, scientists from TAU, Stanford University and University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) have joined forces to research neurodegenerative and rare diseases.
  • TAU signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with National University of Singapore for quantum science and technology research.
  • TAU’s international Cyber Week attracted over 8,000 participants from 80 countries. Now, we hope for the same success with AI Week.


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