School of Computer Science
The MTA School of Computer Science is one of the most prestigious in Israel; its faculty are leaders in groundbreaking research, while its innovative alumni account for some 10% of the professional workforce in Israel's booming high-tech sector, with many in leadership roles.
The school offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs in which students benefit from extraordinary opportunities to work with industry experts while developing real-life products, many of which evolve into successful startups. The school further encourages international exposure and cooperation through special events such as hackathons and competitions. The school conducts a B.Sc. degree program in Computer Science, which is considered one of the best in Israel in its field, with its graduates compiling over 10% of Israel’s high-tech sector; as well as a M.Sc. degree program in Computer Science
The school leads research projects in applicable fields. Under the close guidance of the school’s faculty, students research and develop VR (Virtual Reality) applications in collaboration with neurology researchers for diagnosis and treatment of neurological disorders; and AI (Artificial Intelligence) and AR/MR (Augmented/Mixed Reality) applications. Many of our graduates’ projects have developed into innovative applicable solutions in various IT fields.
Faculty and students work to advance STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) Education, most notably, within the field of computer science and programming. With the guidance of our faculty, undergraduate students employ creative teaching methodology, shared knowledge and the joy of science within on-campus gaming days and after school activities for underserved and at risk youth from South Tel Aviv and Yaffo.
Dean / Professor Gideon Dror
Professor Gideon Dror holds a PhD from Tel Aviv University and is a lecturer and researcher in the field of Artificial Intelligence. Over the years, Professor Dror has served as chief advisor and developer of AI solutions in leading local and international High Tech companies. He joined the MTA faculty in the college's first days, and has contributed his vast experience and academic knowledge to the development of the School of Computer Science's academic foundation, making it one of the leading schools in its field in Israel.