At a glance
Islamic Azad University, Yadegar Imam Khomeini (RAH) branch, Shahr-e-Rey started its activities in June 1985 in four fields of Islamic theology and education, agriculture, electronics and mechanics in associate and bachelor degrees after accepting 62 students.
This university unit has 245 fields of study in doctoral, master's, bachelor's and associate degrees in the fields of electricity and computer, technical and engineering, art and architecture, humanities and basic sciences, and currently over 20,000 students are studying there.
Today, this university, with its green and lively atmosphere on a 84-hectare land, has the cooperation of over 300 full-time faculty members in various fields. Islamic Azad University, Yadegar Imam Khomeini (RAH) branch, Shahr-e-Rey is one of the largest university sites of Islamic Azad University in Tehran province.
Yadegar Imam Khomeini (RAH) branch, Shahr-e-Rey has seven approved faculties of electrical and computer engineering, engineering, basic sciences, art and architecture, management and accounting, teacher training and humanities, as well as Abolfotouh Razi Complex as the first special complex for mothers' education and women in Tehran province, Rezvan complex for the education of residents of those living in the west of Tehran and also Amir complex for the residents of Tehransar.
This unit has a growth center for technological units, knowledge-based planning and economic affairs, research and cultural centers, information technology center, digital library, large educational and research farm, training sheds, workshops and equipped laboratories.
Sama Primary School is affiliated with Yadegar Imam Khomeini (RAH) branch in Shahr-e-Rey and Sheikh Sadough Center for Skills Training in Shahr-e-Rey is another educational center for students in the field of science and technology.
Also, this university unit with more than 100,000 graduates has played an important role in promoting the higher goals of the country's higher educational system. In addition, many of these graduates have been employed in various institutions and organizations.
Among the facilities available to the students of this university one can refer to: more than 80 laboratories and workshops with suitable environment and advanced devices, library equipped with more than 175 thousand books, physical education halls and proper and equipped gymnasiums, prayer halls, mechanized kitchen, dining hall and restaurant, health clinic with the presence of a trusted doctor.
Thanks to sports facilities, experienced professors and coaches, a number of students of this university succeeded to win international and national medals in various sports.
Other benefits of studying at this university include special facilities such as allocating suitable loans for education and easy access from different parts of Tehran and Imam Khomeini Airport.
Islamic Azad University, Yadegar Imam Khomeini (RAH) branch, Shahr-e-Rey is known as the center of the scientific program of communication and transportation networks, and in this regard, it has started new movements to become a problem-solving university. This program has been developed and hundreds of challenges have been identified in this area. The approach and desire of professors and students to conduct research projects in this field is increasing. The aim is to provide practical projects to solve students’ transportation problems.
The university has an educational cooperation agreement with the Cologne University of Technology in Germany, and in some fields, students are trained according to the standard of the Cologne University of Technology and will acquire two certificates, one from this university, and the other, from another university.
The university also provides accommodation for foreign students, restaurants and transfer from the dormitory to the university.