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Summer Hebrew Ulpan, 2014

Centre for Modern Hebrew Studies

invites you to

Summer Hebrew Ulpan
for University Students
Led by Mrs Rachel Williams
Language Teaching Officer at the Faculty of Asian & Middle Eastern Studies

at the

University of Cambridge
Sunday, 29th June - Friday, 11th July, 2014

The course is designed for university students. It will offer the following levels: total beginners, lower intermediate and intermediate. It will consist of 3 - 4 daily hours of intensive language tuition as well as various activities, including: a visit to the Taylor-Schechter Genizah collection, a visit to the Wren Library at Trinity College, lectures on related topics, Shabbat dinner at the Chabad House, and screenings of Israeli films.

The 2014 programme has yet to be finalised. The extra curricular activities (lectures, films and visits) will be updated and the final programme will be available here at a later date.

Prospective students may be interested in some photographs and participant feedback from the Ulpan.

Tuition fee for the Ulpan (not including accommodation): £500

Accommodation in college (bed and breakfast): £500

Deposit: £100 (non-refundable)

Cheques should be made payable to "University of Cambridge".

Other expenses: text book (required) £25.00

Also, please note that lunches and evening meals are not provided.

Application Form

Application deadline: applications must be received by Friday, 13th June, 2014.


Rachel Williams
Ulpan Organizer
Faculty of Asian & Middle Eastern Studies
Sidgwick Avenue
Cambridge, CB3 9DA

Tel: 01223-335106




Cambridge has a long and distinctive tradition in the study of the Middle East and Asia. This Faculty prides itself on exploring these fields through the local languages and encourages students to learn through real world engagement. If you are interested in these world regions and want to discover their languages, cultures, histories, religions, and politics, then FAMES is the home for you.