The Weizmann institute of science, is located in Rehovot in Israel, having been was established in 1949. It only offers study at the postgraduate level and is presided over by its president Daniel Zajfman.
Having a selective subject range allows the institute to lead research in many areas of its subject range of biology, biological chemistry, chemistry, computer science, mathematics and physics.
Over the Weizmann institute of science’s short existence it has managed to run up a fine list of alumni and faculty, including two leaders of israel Chaim Weizmann (a chemist by trade) and Ephraim Katzir (a biophysicist). Other notable people include the physicists Mordehai Milgrom and Haim Harari.