ELSC Graduate Program Registration

Eligibility for Admission:

We consider candidates who hold a Bachelor’s degree or are in their last year of studies, in the fields of natural sciences, mathematics, social sciences, engineering, computer sciences and medicine. To be eligible for admission, a record of academic excellence (an average of at least 85) is required. 

International students who are non-native speakers of English are required to submit a proof of English proficiency (the minimum requirements are: TOEFL - 89; IELTS - 7; AMIR - 220; AMIRAM - 120; European standards - B2).

Candidates whose previous studies are from English speaking institutes in countries as UK, USA, Australia etc. are exempted from presenting a certificate concerning the level of their English knowledge.


Application will include the following:

  • Current CV.
  • One-page statement of scientific interests.
  • Official transcripts from each university attended.
  • One or two letters of recommendation.


How to Apply:

To apply, a completed web-based application is required, which includes the following:

  1. Create an account at http://hsr.huji.ac.il.
  2. Once you have created an account, you will receive an email instructing you how to sign in and apply directly to the Graduate Program.
  3. If you already have a HUJI account, Click here.
  4. After logging in with your account International students - Please click on Special Programs and then Edmond and Lily Safra Center for Brian Sciences. 
    Israeli students - Please choose the option for Israeli citizens.


Deadline for 2021/2022:

  • International candidates  - registration is open until January 31st, 2021. Late applications will be considered by the ELSC teaching committee.
  • Israeli candidates - registration will be open from January 21st until April 6th, 2021.
  • Open day - March, 24th, 2021.