Kinneret College was founded in 1965.
Situated on the beautiful shores of the Sea of Galilee, the College has been changing lives for more than 50 years. From offering a number exciting and unique programs in a range of academic fields, to serving as a dynamic, diverse and innovative campus, to working closely with surrounding communities, we take pride in helping our students, faculty, staff and partners turn new ideas into productive outcomes that change lives.
Our campus is surrounded by Kibbutzim (collective) communities and agricultural farms. Close to many hiking trails and tourist attractions, students enjoy an array of activities including, biking, hiking and swimming as well as the many historic and religiously significant sites located a short distance from campus.
Our staff is diverse and strive to create even greater diversity in the continued recruitment and development of the college. Human capital at the college contributes to the academic development and quality of students who study.
Kinneret College stands out in its uniqueness in terms of developing our student’s skills and preparing them for employment by connecting and integrating them into various industries and organizations.
Today, students study for B.A., M.A. and B.Sc. degrees in the Schools of Social Sciences and Humanities and the Achi Racov School of Engineering.