Islamic Azad University, Abarkouh

Islamic Azad University, Abarkouh

country rank: 243
world rank: 11456

University Overview

Islamic Azad University, Abarkouh was founded in 1993 and is a for-profit private higher education school situated in the city of Abarkuh (population range of 10,000-49,999 people), Yazd. Islamic Azad University, Abarkouh (IAU), which is officially recognized by Iran’s Ministry of Science, Research, and Technology, is a small (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational Iranian higher education institution legally connected with the Islamic faith. In a variety of fields of study, Islamic Azad University, Abarkouh (IAU) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, and master degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 27-year-old Iranian university has a selective admission process based on entrance exams. With an admittance rate of 90-100 percent, this Iranian higher education school is the least selective in the country. IAU also offers students with a variety of academic and non-academic facilities and services, including as accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services.

University Identity

Acronym IAU
Founded 1993
Colours Blue

University Location

Address Yzad Abarkuh 89317-38111 Yazd Iran
Tel +98 (352) 682 6000
Fax +98 (352)682 6425

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate 90-100%
Admission Office Yazd Abarkouh 8931738111 (352) 682 6000 (352) 682 8159

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Private
Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation

Facilities and Services

Library Not reported
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

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