In addition to pure research, Ben-Gurion University is also focused on applied research.
The University initiates, leads and implements projects with institutions, companies and foundations world-wide, and attracts strategic partners and investors in the fields of science, technology and industry, including homeland security; bioinformatics; robotics, energy and fuels; ergonomics; cyber security; nanotechnology; water resources; ecology and environment, human genetics; epidemiology; stem cells; diabetes; cancer; advanced drugs; biotechnology and agricultural technology; information technology and communications; environmental water treatment; and alternative energy sources.
Unit for Employment Guidance - The Unit deals with all aspects of employment guidance, including assistance for students and graduates in finding employment and integration into the workforce.
There are a variety of Housing options available to students and visitors to Ben-Gurion University of the Negev.
The University libraries offer a wide variety of high-quality and up-to-date academic resources-books, theses, films and maps-online and in print. The librarians provide individual and group instruction in locating information/materials and assist in the use of databases and other information sources, both in the library and remotely.