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The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Consistently ranked one of the World's Top 100 universities and Top 25 schools outside of the US, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem is a multidisciplinary institution of higher learning and research, and an internationally recognized scientific center.

The School of Business Administration

In today's business environment, executives must cope with volatility and high levels of uncertainty. The Jerusalem School of Business Administration, Israel's leading business school prepares its graduates to meet these challenges and gives them the tools that will enable them to lead and succeed.

Academic Calendar

(does not include the exam week):

Fall Semester

October 27, 2019 – January 28, 2020

Spring Semester

March 15, 2020 - June 30, 2020

Summer Semester

June 30 - August 8, 2019

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A one year MBA
in StartUp 360°

The International StartUp 360° MBA is designed to train a select group of students with the knowledge and skills for successfully adapting to emerging business trends. Students acquire tools for creating services and products that are suitable for global markets. They benefit from this unique opportunity to study in Israel, a country widely viewed as a hub of innovation, hi-tech firms, and start-ups. In addition, students gain value beyond the classroom through a professional internship, networking with faculty and exploring the Israeli business hub.

Students have the benefit of learning from internationally acclaimed experts, who are at the forefront of research in their fields. A rich extracurricular activities program is offered, including tours, cultural and social events, lectures and more.

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Curriculum

The program consists of 48 credits taken over three consecutive semesters (autumn, spring and summer), as well as a professional internship during all three semesters. Advanced elective courses will be offered as following subjects:

  • Negotiation
  • Managerial Listening Skills
  • Creativity & Innovation in Organizations

In addition, interested participants will have the opportunity to take courses on Israeli society and culture.

Sample Course List

REQUIRED COURSES

  • Finance
  • Accounting
  • Marketing
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Business Strategy
  • Internet Technology
  • Quantitative Models

ELECTIVE COURSES

  • Startups and Innovation: The Israeli Model
  • New Product Policy
  • Creativity
  • Stock Markets and Financial Systems Around the World
  • Business Markets and Economic Growth in East Asia
  • International Business Strategy
  • Innovation in the Digital Age

Internship Course

As part of the international MBA, students will have the opportunity to take part in two types of internship projects. In the first semester, we will offer a choice of Venture Capitalists with proven evidence of successful investments in entrepreneurship and innovation companies. In the second semester, you will have the opportunity to intern at a start-up currently funded by the venture capitalist and in the process of developing a business strategy. The main goal of the internship course is to allow students to gain practical experience which connects theoretical and analytical concepts and real-life business challenges.

Interns will be positioned in one of several organizations with which our program collaborates, on a twice weekly basis from October to July. You will take part in organizational tasks and procedures, such as financial analyses, business strategy building, marketing, research and development etc. Interns will also meet regularly at the university with the internship course lecturer, in the form of interactive workshops to discuss and analyze your experiences at the firm, using theoretical frameworks from business studies and providing meaningful links between theory and practice.

The Jerusalem School of Business Administration

In today's business environment, executives must cope with volatility and high levels of uncertainty. The Jerusalem School of Business Administration, Israel's leading business school prepares its graduates to meet these challenges and gives them the tools that will enable them to lead and succeed. Visit the school's website.

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Prof. Zvi Wiener Prof. Zvi Wiener

Dean, School of Business Administration, the Hebrew University.

Prof. Nicole Adler Prof. Nicole Adler

Academic Head of the program. A lecturer in the Operations Research Department at the Jerusalem School of Business.

Raz Rabinovich Raz Rabinovich

Program's director of admissions and operations.
imba@savion.huji.ac.il