The Arava Institute for Environmental Studies is the premier environmental academic and research program in the Middle East. Our commitment to providing students with a cutting-edge environmental education as well as an immersive, cross-cultural experience is unparalleled.
Arava Institute students study the most pressing environmental concerns we face today, both inside the classroom and out in surrounding communities, and join a network of friends and colleagues from around the world focused on pioneering innovation and change in their home communities.
Arava Institute alumni are leaders who continue to form cross-border projects and create innovate solutions that address communities’ environmental problems. Arava alumni hold policy positions, work in education, conduct research, establish nonprofits, and more.