At a glance
Yadegar-e-Imam Khomeini (RAH) Shahr-e-Rey Branch, Islamic Azad University was established in June 1985 in four majors; Theology and Islamic Theology, Agriculture, Electronics & Mechanical Engineering in Associate and Bachelor’s programs.
Today the campus has been expanded and developed on an area of 84 hectares with 350 full time faculty members and approximately 370 staff in various departments and deputies. It is further one of the largest universities in Tehran province.
The campus comprises of technology units, planning and knowledge-based economic affairs center, the largest research and cultural studies centers including IT center, digital library, large educational and research farm, educational sheds, well-equipped workshops and laboratories.
This university consists of seven approved faculties as follows: Electric Engineering, Technical & Engineering, Basic Sciences, Art & Architecture, Management & Accountancy, Teachers' Training, Humanities, AbolFotouh-e Razi complex as the first complex dedicated to females education in Tehran province, as well as Rezvan complex for the education of people living in the west of Tehran providing 210 courses in PhD, MA/MS, BA/BS, and Associate degree levels. There are 20.000 students currently studying in this university.
Skill-training courses are already being held in SAMA school affiliated to Yadegar-e-Imam Khomeini (RAH) Shahr-e-Rey branch and in Sheikh-e-Sadoogh center.
During the past decades 85000 students graduated from this university and are already working at various institutes and organizations.
The facilities include more than 80 laboratories and workshops with high-tech machineries, sports hall, well-equipped body-building and fitness club, mosques, mechanized kitchen, restaurants, and a well-equipped library containing more than 175000 volumes.
Yadegar-e-Imam Khomeini (RAH) Shahr-e-Rey branch has been recognized as the communication networks and transportation center among Islamic Azad university branches. Academic plans of the center have been devised and hundreds of challenges have been identified. Research projects are being carried out in line with the communication networks and transportation.