Already operating as one of the largest universities in the world, the Islamic Azad University continues to enjoy significant growth and change as it implements updated systems and expands its faculties and curricula. The Islamic Azad University offers outstanding programs in disciplines such as law, engineering, and information technology to more than 1.5 million students worldwide.
The Central Tehran branch of the Islamic Azad University, its first and largest, boasts more than 150,000 square meters of educational space and 1,000 faculty members, while the North Tehran branch, located in Hakimiyeh-Tehran Pars, recently increased the number of faculty members serving its humanities department and management and social services programs. The Hakimiyeh campus also added an online student registration system and a third doctoral-level degree.
About the Author
Shahram Shirkhani serves as a tenured Professor of Law at the Islamic Azad University in Tehran.