Founded 1934 as Daniel Sieff Research Institute, renamed 1949. A private institution, under the supervision of the Council for Higher Education. Financially supported by the government, research grants and contracts, gifts and bequests.
Accreditation: Council for Higher Education
- Academic year: October to September (October-February, March-June, July-September)
- Requirements: For Master of Science, an excellent BSc from an accredited university in Israel or abroad, for Doctor of Philosophy, an excellent MSc from an accredited university in Israel or abroad, Letters of reference (at least 2), a personal interview, GRE (general and subject test) + TOEFL may be required