Summer Research Exchange: Tel Aviv University

Situated in Israel’s cultural, financial and technological capital, TAU shares Tel Aviv’s unshakable spirit of openness and innovation – and boasts a campus life as dynamic and pluralistic as the metropolis itself. Tel Aviv the city and Tel Aviv the university are one and the same – a thriving Mediterranean center of diversity and discovery.

The Visiting Students program is open for research students in various fields!

Credit Equivalency: Instead of getting a transcript from the host university, admitted FAS, UTM and UTSC students must enroll in an Independent Research (or similar) course in the equivalent department at U of T. Students approved by the CSB department, will be enrolled in CSB397Y0 before the exchange.

Pre-approval courses: This is opportunity is only available through CSB397Y0.

Research Projects: Faculty of Medicine. The list of potential supervisors will be provided to nominated CSB students.

Housing: Not available; student must arrange their housing.

Funding: Students applying to Tel Aviv University for 12 weeks should also apply for Globalink Research Award. Successful GRA applicants will not be considered for $3000 CIE funding and IE Award because the GRA amount is greater of the two. Additionally, Humanities or Fine Arts students of any UofT Faculty of Arts & Science college can may apply for the Coburn Award. More information will be provided to nominated students.

Students not eligible for CSB397Y0, please see Independent Summer Program at Tel Aviv.  

Learn more about the Summer Research Exchange Program.


Country(ies): Israel
City: Tel Aviv
Institution: University


Accepting Applications: No
Timeline: 8-12 weeks, May-August
Run By: CIE
For Credit: Varies

Deadlines: Summer Deadline: December 1, 2022


Language of Study: English
Level of Study: Undergrad
Subjects Available at Host: Arts and Science
Program Type: Research
Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to UofT
Program Fees: No fees
Funding: $3000 + Possibility of IE Award OR Globalink Research Award OR Coburn Award


Schools/Faculties: Arts and Science (St. George) Arts and Science (UTM) Arts and Science (UTSC)
Requirements: Minimum cGPA 2.5