Tel Aviv University to Absorb Local Branch of Hebrew University

The Hebrew University Senate decided today on a gradual turning over of its Tel Aviv branch to Tel Aviv University. The branch has about 3,000 students.

Fifty-six of the faculty members comprising the Senate supported the resolution and 32 opposed it. The proposal was introduced by Hebrew University President Eliahu Elath. The resolution stipulated that the transfer arrangements include proper standards of studies and rights of teachers and students.