Firstly, here’s a quote from JPost:
A total of 59 out of the 129 companies traded on NASDAQ were established or are run by Technion graduates.
Wow! And the Technion is just one of many world class universities in Israel.
In the World Rankings of Universities conducted by shanghairanking.com, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem was ranked the 57th best university in the world. The Technion, the Weizmann Institute of Science and Tel Aviv University were all ranked as the 102nd (joint) best universities in the world.
Hebrew U came 22nd.
Tel Aviv came 32nd.
Technion came joint 57th.
For Computer Science:
Weizmann Institute of Science came 11th!
Technion came 15th.
Hebrew U came 26th.
Tel Aviv University came 28th.
Israeli universities did well at other subjects too. Visit: shanghairanking.com to find out more.