29.05.2011 25.Ijar, 5771 Tag 40 des Omer
Council for Higher Education gives priority funding 'to institutions in outlying areas and in national priority zone including the capital, Jerusalem.'
The Council for Higher Education has decided that the number of students funded by the state at the Ariel University Center of Samaria in the settlement of Ariel will be allowed to grow to a much greater extent than at many other colleges.
For example, the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design in Jerusalem will only get funding for eight new student positions over six years. Sapir College in Sderot will get funding for 484 additional students, as will Western Galilee College. The Academic College of Tel Aviv will be allocated funds for 962 new students….