Achva Academic College

National Network

Achva Academic College
M.P. Shikmim 79800

Organisation Type
Year of Establishment
Fields of Activity
  1. Arts
  2. Democracy and community development
  3. Environment/Sustainable development
  4. International/Cultural relations
  5. Research
  6. Youth and education
General Information
Achva Academic College advocates and practices multiculturalism among the diverse population groups in Israeli society. The college has approx. 3500 students, representing various ethnic and religious groups in its vicinity in the northern Negev.  Student tuition and government funding for higher education are the college's main sources of income.  Further information is available on our website and by contacting us directly. 
Mission and Objectives

Our mission includes making higher education accessible to the population in the vicinity of the college at the northern tip of the Negev.
We have a School of Education and a School of Sciences. We grant bachelor's and master's degrees, as well as teaching certificates. The college also provides continuing education courses. 
Faculty engage in research in their fields and in cooperation with researchers at other institutions.

Main Projects / Activities

Academic - teaching and research.
Students also gain experience in the field as part of their academic education. 

How can you contribute to the Network in your country?

We can conceivably host a meeting.

Why do you want to join the ALF Network?

We would like to know about opportunities to cooperate and conduct joint projects with academic institutions in the network.

Contact (1) Full Name
Harriet Gimpel
Job Title
Director of Resource Development
Head of the organisation
Prof. Shosh Arad