Islamic Azad University, Sanandaj Branch

Islamic Azad University, Sanandaj Branch

country rank: 146
world rank: 8816

University Overview

Islamic Azad University, Sanandaj Branch was founded in 1983 and is a non-profit private higher education school situated in the urban environment of Sanandaj (population range of 250,000-499,999), Kurdistan. Islamic Azad University, Sanandaj Branch (IAUSDJ) is a large (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational Iranian higher education institution formally affiliated with the Islamic religion. It is officially recognized by the Ministry of Science, Research, and Technology of Iran. In various fields of study, Islamic Azad University, Sanandaj Branch (IAUSDJ) 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 37-year-old Iranian university has a selective admission process based on entrance exams. This Iranian higher education school is fairly selective, with acceptance rates ranging from 70 to 80 percent. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. IAUSDJ also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services to students.

University Identity

Acronym IAUSDJ
Founded 1983
Colours Blue

University Location

Address Pasdaran St., PO Box 618 Sanandaj Kurdistan Iran
Tel +98 8713288677
Fax +98 8713288677

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 70-80%
Admission Office Islamic Azad University, Sanandaj Branch Sanandaj 8713288684 8713288662

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 300-399
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation

Facilities and Services

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


Memberships and Affiliations

League of Islamic Universities (LIU)

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