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The Startup Nation: Entrepreneurship in Israel summer 2016 faculty directed program is accepting applications until March 22.

Learn how Israel produces more start-up companies than nations like Japan, China, India, Korea, Canada and the UK. In a world where economies as diverse as Ireland, Singapore and Dubai have tried to re-create the “Israel effect”, you will get the opportunity to learn about entrepreneurship and innovation in one of world’s most innovative countries.

Meet key players in the entrepreneurial ecosystem, including leading academic institutions, the government, and multinational research and development centers.

Quick Facts

  • Israel (Jerusalem, Eilat, Arad, Tel Aviv)
  • May 22-June 5, 2016
  • Earn credit for TEM 494/598: Israel: Startup Nation (3 credits). See how the course fits into your degree requirements.
  • Prerequisite: open to all undergraduate and graduate students in good academic standing
  • Faculty Directors: Jason Bronowitz, lecturer; Carolyn Hirata, lecturer and program chair, Technological Entrepreneurship and Management in The Polytechnic School

Students must apply and confirm their enrollment by March 22 at 11:59 p.m.

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Questions? Contact the faculty directors; Amy Sever, associate director of Undergraduate Student Engagement at; or Mandy Nydegger, international coordinator in the Study Abroad Office at