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Islamic Azad University

Private university system in Iran

From Wikipedia

The Islamic Azad University is a private university system in Iran. It is one of the largest comprehensive systems of universities, colleges, and community colleges in the world.History Headquartered in Tehran, Iran, the Islamic Azad University is the world's sixth-largest university. It was approved and ratified by the Supreme Council of the Cultural Revolution in 1982, having been founded and established by Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani. It has an enrollment of 1 million students. Since its inception in 1982, it has grown both physically and academically to become one of the largest higher education institutions globally. Over the years, IAU has promoted 'higher education for all' as its key objective. IAU has two independent and 31 state university branches across Iran, and four branches in other countries: the U.A.E., the United Kingdom, Lebanon and Afghanistan. Over the years, the university has accumulated assets estimated to be worth $20–25 billion.

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What is Islamic Azad University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#342 World Rank
Engineering
#598 World Rank
Education
#869 World Rank
Biology
#1220 World Rank
Business
#1099 World Rank
Medical
#956 World Rank
Political Science
#1250 World Rank
Literature
#884 World Rank
Religious Studies
#1208 World Rank
Computer Science
#1307 World Rank
Chemistry
#1308 World Rank
History
#1476 World Rank
Law
#1349 World Rank
Physics
#1237 World Rank
Economics
#1469 World Rank
Philosophy
#883 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#1788 World Rank
Mathematics
#1646 World Rank
Communications
#1837 World Rank
Psychology
#1886 World Rank
Nursing
#1203 World Rank
Anthropology
#1976 World Rank
Sociology
#3098 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#4945 World Rank
Social Work

Influential People

Who are Islamic Azad University's Most influential alumni?

Islamic Azad University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Engineering, Education, and Biology

Shayesteh Irani

Iranian actor

Iman Faridmehr

Researcher, ORCID id # 0000-0003-3307-3444

Mahdi Vaezi

Researcher

Bouda Vosough Ahmadi

Researcher, ORCID id # 0000-0002-9414-2944

Parviz Kazemi

Iranian politician

Sako Mirzaie

Researcher

Ali Farokhi Nejad

Researcher

Mohammad Mahdi Dehshibi

Researcher

Rima Raminfar

Rima Raminfar

Iranian actress and screenwriter

Ahmad Donyamali

Iranian military personnel

Elmira Sharifi Moghaddam

Iranian television news anchor

Mohammad Kargar

Researcher