The MIGAL Galilee Research Institute Ltd is a regional Research and Development center of the Israeli Science and Technology Ministry, owned by the Galilee Development Company ltd.

An internationally-recognized and multi-disciplinary applied research institute, MIGAL specializes in biotechnology and computational sciences, plant science, precision agriculture and environmental sciences as well as food, nutrition and health.

MIGAL's  employees include 90 PhDs and 190 researchers deployed across 44 research groups and operating as an innovative research ecosystem that encourages collaboration across scientific, industrial, agricultural, academic and technological specialties.

Recognized as a powerhouse of applied research, for forty years MIGAL has cooperated closely with industry leaders, innovative startups, and technology accelerators.

About

Our Mission
Our Mission
Create global impact while generating sustainable economic, academic and social value for the Galilee region. We do so with international collaboration with other leaders in the industry as well as academic institutions.
Regional Economic Growth
Scientific Innovation
Leading scientific research with unique, high-quality and breakthrough applications to bring about sustainable solutions to the present and future complex problems of the world of agriculture, health and the environment.
The ‘Spirit of MIGAL’
The ‘Spirit of MIGAL’
Fostering commitment and mutual respect between the institute and its employees, and between individuals at all times, fruitful or crisis-filled. MIGAL’s daily work is driven by enthusiasm, creativity and uncompromised ambition constantly pushing the envelope
Scientific Education
Scientific Education
Supporting future generations of scientists of the Galilee region with a full partnership with Tel-Hai College. Students and academic staff are exposed to the science world with knowledge, research, innovation and achievement as guiding values.
Commitment to Partners
Commitment to Partners
Ensuring a relationship of trust, and mutual respect with all of our partners including shareholders, academic institutions, municipalities, entrepreneurs, customers, investors as well as government offices.
Regional Economic Growth
Regional Economic Growth
Actively participating and contributing to the economic growth of MIGAL but also of the Galilee and Golan Heights region by initiating new economic activities in accordance with changes in climate, business environment as well as local societal changes.
Israeli Pride
Israeli Pride
Contributing to heightening quality of life and  building a strong, qualified, and ethical society not just in the Galilee and Golan Heights but also in Israel as a whole.
MIGAL 2030
MIGAL 2030
Over the next decade MIGAL will establish centers of excellence with a critical mass of research groups, along with being a key contributor in the ongoing development of Upper Galilee’s knowledge-rich society