About Tel Aviv University

Israel's largest and most comprehensive institution of higher learning, Tel Aviv University (TAU) is home to over 30,000 students and 1,200 researchers, organized in nine faculties and over 125 schools and departments across the spectrum of sciences, humanities, and the arts. 


As an interdisciplinary center of teaching and research, TAU rates among the world's top academic institutions for excellence. Consistently ranked in the world's top 20 for scientific citations and among the top 100 universities internationally, TAU is Israel's first choice for students, with many graduates sought-after by local but world-leading Israeli companies.


Situated in the Non-Stop City of Tel Aviv, TAU shares the Mediterranean city’s non-stop spirit for creativity, community, and innovation, making it the ideal place for learning and pursuing your academic and personal ambitions.


Global in outlook and impact, TAU advances research and teaching that break down the walls between disciplines, striving to address the twenty-first century's most pressing challenges through bold, interdisciplinary solutions.


TAU at a Glance

30,000 Students 

200,000 Alumni 

2000+ International Students

130 Research Institutes

125 Schools & Departments

9 Faculties 


TAU Credentials

#1 Choice Among Israeli Students

Top 100 Innovation University (Reuters)

#1 in Research output among Israeli Universities

#8 of Top 10 Schools Producing VC-Backed Founders (Pitchbook)

#19 in Faculty Citation Impact  (QS World University Rankings 2019)

#25 Asia Ranking (Times Higher Education 2020)

To view a full list of our rankings, click here.


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