ERIC Number: ED249830
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Jul
Reference Count: 0
The Higher Education System in Israel: Guidelines on the Development of the System and Its Planning for 1988 with a First Glance at 1995.
Israel's current higher education system and projections for the future are examined. Higher education planning is also discussed, with attention to the establishment of the Planning and Grants Committee, basic data for system planning, and problems requiring decisions. Information on institutions, students, and budgets is provided, including fields of study offered at seven universities/institutes, enrollments by institution, number of graduates annually from 1974 through 1982, numbers of staff employed, and budget allocations by type of expenditure. Buildings and equipment are also covered, including: building floor-space at universities by usage, scientific equipment, computers, and libraries. The number of full-time academic staff at seven institutions by major responsibility, and student teacher ratios by institution are identified. Student enrollment projections for 1988 are presented, by degree level and fields of study. Also included are supply and demand forecasts for academically qualified personnel and forecasts for replacement and retirement for academic staff. Projections for higher education for 1983-1988, as well as for 1995, are included. Appendices include data on the 1982 budget, geographic considerations, and forecasts for physicians, engineers, and technical personnel. (SW)
Descriptors: Budgets, College Buildings, College Faculty, College Graduates, College Planning, College Programs, College Students, Enrollment Trends, Expenditures, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Institutional Characteristics, Labor Market, Teacher Supply and Demand
Council for Higher Education, Planning and Grants Committee, P.O. Box 4037, Jerusalem 91040, Israel.
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Council for Higher Education, Jerusalem (Israel).
Identifiers: Bar Ilan University (Israel); Ben Gurion University of the Negev (Israel); Haifa University (Israel); Hebrew University of Jerusalem (Israel); Israel; Technion Israel Institute of Technology; Tel Aviv University (Israel); Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel)