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15.01.2023 | כב טבת התשפג

Bar-Ilan Ranks #1 in 2022 Bar Exams

With 98% of its law grads passing the Bar exams, BIU surpasses other Israeli universities


An impressive achievement for the Bar-Ilan University Faculty of Law: 98% of its law graduates passed the exams of the Israel Bar Association  held in December 2022. This ranks the Bar-Ilan University Faculty of Law first among Israel's law faculties.

The Bar exams are the final challenge that Israeli law school graduates face  before starting a career in law. The Bar-Ilan Faculty of Law has been ranking at the top for many years. However, this time, due to the extraordinary success rates of its graduates, Bar-Ilan qualified for first place, surpassing the Hebrew University Law Faculty (96%) and the Tel Aviv University Law Faculty (94%).

According to the  Israeli Bar Association data, 2,188 interns took the exam in December 2022, and 62% passed it successfully – a significant improvement compared to  last year, when only 43% passed.