As countries worldwide take unprecedented steps to protect their populations from the Corona-virus, an equally urgent race against time involves researchers working to halt the outbreak. At the Technion, over twenty research and development teams are aggressively seeking solutions in areas that include rapid diagnostic…Read more
10. SATELLITE CAPABILITIES The Technion is one of only a handful of universities worldwide with a student program to design, build, and launch their own satellites. The Gurwin TechSat II microsatellite was successfully in orbit July 1998 – April 2010. Most of Israel’s first spaceship…Read more
Israeli and German scientists discover remarkable molecular properties of an antimicrobial peptide from the skin of the Australian toadlet Researchers at Technion – Israel Institute of Technology and the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) in Hamburg, Germany, in collaboration with scientists in Israel and Spain,…Read more
When treating cancer, researchers are always searching for ways to remove cancer cells while minimizing damage to the rest of the body. One possible approach is to find processes unique to cancer cells, and which would allow specific targeting. If such a process can be…Read more
Israeli researchers create smart agritech solution to detect crop stress Crop stress is a major concern in the field of agriculture, as it can mean the difference between a plant’s growth and lifespan. Credit: JERUSALEM POST Artificial images of tobacco plants (right) and two Arabidopsis…Read more
First in Israel: a rapid saliva tests for COVID-19 field-tested at Technion City. First in Israel: a COVID-19 test developed at Technion offers rapid testing on campus to prevent chains of infection In the midst of the Coronavirus pandemic, a rapid and extensive testing operation…Read more
Particularly its next generation of leaders and entrepreneurs. 70% of CEOs and VPs of high-tech industries in Israel are Technion graduates, responsible for some of the world’s most significant breakthroughs.
A world leading university
Reflecting on its commitment to excellence and making an impact, Technion is the highest ranking university in Israel and among the worlds leading in science, engineering and technology.
Saying yes to coexistence
In a country where ethnical and religious backgrounds are often so controversial ~20% of Technion’s students are of minority religious background . This is also an important argument against the BDS movement.
Half of the Technion students and staff are female.
Be part of a global movement dedicated to making an impact both in Israel and on humanity
Technion is among the world’s leading universities dedicated to science, engineering and technology. Based in Israel (Haifa) with campuses in China (Guangdong) and New York (a partnership with Cornell Uni), it is home to three Nobel Prize laureates (and one alumnus laureate) as well as many of Israel’s and humanity’s greatest inventions.
Technion is committed to supporting its scientist and researchers – ensuring the future leaders and entrepreneurs of Israel can continue to flourish.