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Registration for fall 2019 is now open!   

We are currently on a rolling admission basis and accept applications as long as spaces are available. 

Necessary Documents for applications:

  • Proof of application fee payment - (Registration to HUJI requires a full payment of US $110 by credit card)
  • A copy of ID card or passport 
  • A passport picture
  • Original transcripts and diploma of previous academic studies.
  • Official documents are originals from issuing institutions or notarized copies. Faxed or scanned copies are not considered official. Applicants that applied online must mail the additional items. For questions or clarifications please contact the Glocal program coordinator.
  • A copy of your curriculum vitae
  • A statement of purpose - describing your relevant background, why you wish to join Glocal, and your career objectives (up to one page)
  • Applicants from countries where English is not the main language, must present results of an English language proficiency exam from a recognized language-instruction institute.
  • Three letters of recommendation should be provided. Recommendations should include, if possible,  one academic referee, one employer or supervisor  (current or past) who has direct knowledge of your professional skills, and another referee of your choice.

To Apply: Complete the following steps below.

Step One:

  1. Check your eligibility

  2. Create an account with HUJI:  . For questions regarding registration to HUJI, please contact the Hebrew University's Admissions Advisers or contact Ms. Orel Levi at the faculty of Social Sciences. 

Step Two: 

Complete BOTH the Glocal internal application and the general Hebrew University application*.

* The General Hebrew University Application page will be available as of the end of January 2019. You may, in the meantime, complete the Glocal internal application.

Complete the Glocal internal application:

  1. Sign in to your HUJI Account

  2. Apply to 'Special Programs' and select 'Glocal International Developments Studies' and complete the application

  3. Your application will be reviewed and you will then be asked to submit a 2 page written assignment regarding a contemporary issue in International Development, in English. The written assignment should be completed within a week and returned to Glocal. 

  4. If the written assignment is acceptable, you will be invited for an interview (can be via Skype/phone if abroad).

  5. Following the interview, candidates will be offered a placement or not within a month. Candidates are expected to confirm their acceptance of a placement shortly afterwards.

  6. Candidates elibigible for scholarships (see Scholarships page) can apply to receive one after their acceptance to the program.

Complete the General Hebrew University Application:

(Stages differ according to whether you are an International Applicant or a Domestic Applicant)

International Applicant:

  1. Sign in to your HUJI Account

  2. Apply to 'Applicants with Overseas Qualifications', click 'Add a program' and under 'Stage 1 - overseas Application Unit' select 'Overseas Students Degree Application' and complete application.

Domestic Applicant:

  1. Sign in to your HUJI Account

  2. Go to HUJI Registration for Domestic Applicants

  3. Select 'Glocal - International Development MA (358) and complete all necessary details and forms including payment. Ensure to send original documents by post.

Please note:

  • Official acceptance to Glocal is conditional upon completing a Hebrew University application
  • Applicants who have previously studied at an institution where English is the main language of instruction, and this institution is recognized by Hebrew University as such, do not need to submit proof of English proficiency.
  • For any questions regarding the application process, our admissions team is available for providing any support; please contact us at:  Program Coordinator