Ulpans and Information Center
The International Ulpan and Information Center
16 classes and 6 branches operate in the city's neighborhoods and provide various levels of Hebrew study services ranging from Ulpan-A through Business oriented Hebrew, using sophisticated technological means, such as computing and an audio room. The Ulpan is intended for immigrants, tourists, business people and embassy personnel who wish to study Hebrew.
Ulpan manager: Irit Sher, Tel: 09-8341223
Administrative Director Michael Lifshitz, Tel: 052-5799040/1
Address: 71 Rav Cook street (the corner of Shlomo Hamelech and Yehuda Hanasi), Tel: 09-8341223
Office hours: 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., Sunday - Thursday.
In addition, the department operates an Olim Absorption Unit and Information Center as well as a Guidance Information Center. The center provides personal support for the Olim’s families as well as providing information on cultural activities for the Olim, advice on matters of social security, income tax, municipal/institutional rights and obligations and preliminary, free, legal counseling, and Hebrew Ulpan registration.
Information Center Coordinator: Irene Firiatinsky, Tel: 09-7880570
Address: 2 Solomon street, at Beit Hakehilot
Office hours: 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Sunday - Thursday.
Conversion (Giur) Ulpan
Conversion courses including Jewish Studies, Jewish Identity and Cultural Heritage
Coordinator: Leah/Shira, Tel. 052-7710508
71 Rav Cook Street (the corner of Shlomo Hamelech and Yehuda Hanasi)