Sep. 24, 2020

​​​An unprecedented increase in student enrollment in the shadow of the Corona Crisis

The number of applicants for academic studies in Israel has jumped by 30% this year.

At Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, there is a 35% increase in the number of registrants, 

​the degree with the sharpest increase being Hotel and Tourism Management.

The Department of Hotel and Tourism Management is a core part of the Guilford Glazer Faculty of Business and Management since its establishment at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. The vanguard of hotel and tourism research and studies in Israel, the Department is the only one offering BA, MA and PhD degrees in this field. The unique curriculum imparts relevant acumen for the leaders in the industries of hotel, tourism, aviation, beverage and catering and more. The studies sharpen analytical-business thinking, providing students with experience that prepare them for management, innovation and entrepreneurship in the industries, underscored with leadership, sustainability and social responsibility. The Department has an international reputation for quality research achievements and is ranked among the top 50 in the world by the Shanghai ARWU Global Ranking.