History of IAU

IAU is one of the greatest success stories of higher education in Iran the region,if not in the world .since its inception in 1982,it has grew profoundly both physically and academically to become one of the largest HE institiutions globally.over the years,IAU promoted "higher education for all" as its key objective.this has been a challenging task but the University managed to over come many of the challenges by creating a community of hard working students and staff in every corner of the country.Three decades of academic hard work and perseverance have now bore fruit band we are proud to have community of over 4million graduates,1.7 million current students.29 thousands faculty members and over 35 thousands administrative staff. With 472 compuses and research centers in the homeland and 4 compuses overseas,scattered over an area exceeding 20 million sqm, together with a range of hospitals,laboratories,work shops,sports facilities,recreational areas andITC facilities,IAU now welcomes many applicants locally and internationally.all these together with 617 SAMA high scools affiliated to the university with nearly 53,000 students across Iran, along with 124 vocational centers make the IAU auniqe and popular educational center.