Study Programs

The Racah Institute of Physics offers study programs at the levels of B.Sc, M.Sc, and Ph.D.

The B.Sc program takes typically 3 years, during which students will acquire a strong and broad background in various aspects of classical and quantum physics, as well a comprehensive set of advanced mathematical tools. A B.Sc degree in Physics at the Racah Institute prepares graduates for successful careers outside academia, or to advanced degrees in physics.

The M.Sc program typically spans 2 years, and aims at developing advanced knowledge and skills in physics and mathematics and at preparing excellent students for a leading professional career or doctoral studies. The students of this program will take advanced courses in modern physics and will carry out forefront research projects in physics. 

The Ph.D program at the Racah Institute provides the ground for outstanding Physics students to devote themselves to cutting edge scientific research at the highest level, in one (or more) of the leading research groups of the Racah Institute. Ph.D graduates of the institute take their place among the nation’s scientific leaders, in both academia and industry.

Contact the school staff
        Reception Hours:
Chairman of the Physics Studies            Prof. Hagai Eisenberg            


Assistant to Chairman of Physics Studies   Idit Mor Kline    Sunday-Thursday 08:00-12:00, 13:00-15:30
Secretary of Physics Studies   Natali Ashkenazi  
First year advisor    Prof. Alex Retzker   Thursday 15:00-16:00
Second year advisor    Prof. Dror Orgad   By appointment by email
Third year advisor   Prof. Eldad Bettelheim   By appointment by email
MSc advisor   Dr. Michael Smolkin   By appointment by email



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