Ner Israel

400 Mt. Wilson Lane
Baltimore, MD 21208
Main Office: (410)484-7200
Email: byn@nirc.edu

About Ner Israel

Yeshivas Ner Yisroel (Hebrew: ×ש××ת נר ×שר××), officially the Ner Israel Rabbinical College or NIRC, is a prominent yeshiva in Baltimore, Maryland, founded in 1933 by Rabbi Yaakov Yitzchok Ruderman,zt'l, a disciple of Rabbi Nosson Tzvi Finkel,zt'l, dean of the Slabodka yeshiva in Lithuania. It is currently headed by Rabbi Aharon Feldman, shlita, a disciple of Rabbi Ruderman, zt'l. The yeshiva is an all-male Lithuanian (Litvish)-style Charedi Talmudic college and is politically affiliated with Agudath Israel of America. The yeshiva campus is located at Mt. Wilson Lane, just northwest of the Baltimore city limits. Ner Yisroel has two central study halls, one for the high school and one much larger for the beis medrash and the kollel (also doubling as the main prayer sanctuaries).