Ben-Gurion University of the Negev is a leading research institution, combining advanced research with an exciting and supportive learning environment. Doctoral and post-doctoral research students are central to the University's research activities and are integrated into the research groups active within the various faculties and institutes. The Kreitman School of Advanced Graduate Studies accompanies doctoral and post-doctoral students from admission through all stages of their studies and research, to the completion of their studies and the granting of the Ph.D. degree – the highest academic degree.

Ben-Gurion University offers a wide range of research areas in the natural sciences, engineering, humanities and the social sciences, health sciences, and business management. The University's faculty consists of hundreds of senior scholars of the highest professional ranks, who provide research students and post-docs personal guidance, assisting them in conducting the research at the core of their doctoral program and post-doctoral training.

The Kreitman School of Advanced Graduate Studies offers a number of study tracks  for doctoral and post-doctoral students. The School also awards scholarships for academic excellence, in addition to the scholarships awarded by the University's various departments, faculties, institutes, and instructors.

Graduates of the Kreitman School of Advanced Graduate Studies are hired by universities and academic and research institutions in Israel and around the world, and also take central positions in the hi-tech industry, as well as in agricultural, medical, environmental, educational, governmental, and financial institutions. Our graduates are a source of pride for Ben-Gurion University of the Negev.

The staff of the Kreitman School of Advanced Graduate Studies constantly strives to provide research students, post-docs, and their instructors with the best possible service, while maintaining a commitment to the highest standards of academic excellence.

I invite you to undertake advanced research studies within the vibrant Ben-Gurion University of the Negev community and wish you success in your current research, as well as in your future professional careers.


Best regards,

Prof. Dudy Bar-Zvi