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International Ethnographic Practicum

University of Haifa

5 months
4000 USD/full
4000 USD/full
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The University of Haifa offers an international practicum in Israel for MA and PhD students in the social sciences and humanities. The International Ethnographic Practicum at  University of Haifa offers a 1 to 2 semester-long practicum in ethnographic fieldwork.

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The International Ethnographic Practicum at  University of Haifa offers one-semester and year-long practicums in ethnographic fieldwork catering to graduate students from a variety of disciplines who are seeking short-term fieldwork abroad. Work with a faculty supervisor and peers in the field to enrich your hands-on ethnographic work, all while sharpening your research design, data analysis and writing skills. The practicum will be conducted in English.

Why do ethnographic fieldwork in Israel?

  • Explore diverse cultural, religious and political lived experience from the ground up
  •  Acquire or hone skills in qualitative ethnographic fieldwork
  •  Undertake a research project of your choice Hands on assistance with selection of and entry into field and research design
  •    Formulate research findings to enrich academic work at home university
  •   Create academic ties with faculty mentors and partner up with Israeli students
  •   University of Haifa student body offers a diverse cultural mosaic
  •    International School staff provides a supportive home away from home

Programme Structure


  • Weekly practicum workshop (4 credits) – methodology, ethics, data collection and ethnographic writing
  • Independent study and mentorship (4 credits)
  • Faculty lecture series and discussion (4 credits)

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 5 months

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Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Original documentation of undergraduate diploma and transcript from accredited institution of higher education, 

  • transcripts (minimum 3.0 GPA),

  • statement of interest (400 words),

  • two recommendation letters,

  • CV,

  • English proficiency (TOEFL scores or native speaker)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4000 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4000 USD for the full programme during 5 months.
  • National

    4000 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4000 USD for the full programme during 5 months.

One semester - $4000, Two semesters - $8000 Israeli health insurance included

Living costs for Haifa

770 - 1243 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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