Council for Higher Education

Rabbi Ovadia Yosef's daughter's college to close

Council for Higher Education cuts funding to haredi college founded by the daughter of Rabbi Yosef, citing low enrollment and budget issues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/3/2016, 10:50 PM

Israel recruiting new nuclear scientists for 'national needs'

Gov offers scholarships for promising grad students. Bennett: 'They will help developments in numerous fields that are better left unsaid.'Matt Wanderman, 3/28/2016, 2:43 PM

Six members of Council for Higher Education resign

Six members of the Council resigned on Sunday morning, in protest against dismissal of the Hagit Messer Yaron.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 2/21/2016, 10:53 AM

Weizmann Institute 'worried' by Bennett's 'meddling'

In letter to Education Minister, Weizmann professors tell Bennett they are worried by his meddling in Council of Higher Education.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 1/10/2016, 12:10 PM

Bennett roots out Islamic Movement from academia

Following radical group's ban, Education Minister orders institutions of higher education to shut down any Islamic Movement activity.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 11/22/2015, 9:11 AM

Thousands of Students to Strike Over Physical Therapy Crisis

1,000 students to strike at Education building over internship crisis; 7,000 medical and health sciences students to join in solidarity.Tova Dvorin and Nir Weiss, 4/7/2014, 7:24 PM

Strike for the Future: Students Outraged Over Internship Fiasco

Threatened with joblessness, students from one of Israel's most highly sought-after degrees push back.Tova Dvorin, 3/21/2014, 10:46 AM

Israel, India Announce Joint Academic Program

Joint research programs will receive up to $10M annually, equally funded by both sides.Gil Ronen, 4/4/2012, 9:47 PM

"Ariel University Center is on the Right Track"

The Ariel University of Samaria, its chancellor says, is about to receive permanent accreditation and is looking ahead to the future.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 3/13/2012, 7:15 AM