The Director for International Affairs mentioned that the 5 year international document has been prepared.
Dr. Ebrahimi also pointed Ayatollah Hashemi and Dr. Mirzadeh’s view points about international perspectives of the university, through which the limitation for admission of international student has been solved. He added that the registration website for Iranians and Persian speakers in abroad has been launched for the mentioned reason.
** IAU; Director General for Intl’s Affairs: The Iranian students living abroad registration website launched
Dr.Hossein Ebrahimi announced, English, Arabic, German, Italian, French, and Russian languages teaching at MA, and Ph.D. levels at the IAU.
Dr.Ebrahimi also mentioned to the inauguration of the new IAU offices in Germany, and Italy as well as a publication center by Dr.Mirzadeh which paves the ground for further scientific and educational cooperation.
The IAU Director General for Intl’s affairs added, “For each of the IAU offices, a short term and a long term program has been considered. The short term program includes studying and identifying the students’ registration rate in the target countries for a one year period.”
With the presence of the president of the Islamic Azad University the IAU new office was opened in Essen, Germany, coinciding with Eid al-Fitr.
This office is considered as the newest member of the International Network of Islamic Azad University which made up an IAU Main Branch, the IAU Electronic (virtual) Branch and other IAU Offices and Branches in Afghanistan, England, Lebanon, United Arabic Emirates, Russia, Germany and Italy.
According to Dr. Mirzadeh, the IAU can use the capacities of the Network and IAU Electronic Branch to provide the education for all the Persian Speaking and Iranians living abroad.
Besides the new Office, the IAU Publication Center was also opened to provide the Persian cultural and scientific resources for those who are interested in Persian Language learning as well as other Iranians outside the boarders.
After IAU office establishment in Moscow, and the Synergy University, two other IAU offices have been inaugurated in Essen, Germany, and also in Milan, Italy.
Dr. Mirzadeh in regard to providing the conditions and facilities for Persian-speakers education in abroad said, “Establishing branches in other countries regarding the possibility of virtual education is not economically beneficial, and the student mobility in different countries necessitates us to have a network, so that we can provide education for Persian- speakers residents in foreign countries, especially for Iranians.”
He added, “The case has caused the IAU to establish the Electronic Branch, and International Branches and Offices by utilizing scientific and educational capacities.”
Islamic Azad University still remains as the top university in Iran regarding participation in knowledge production. According to the Essential Science Indicators | Thomson Reuterslatest ranking, IAU could successfully get a promotion in rank with 22 upward steps in the world, following Poland.
The latest amount of IAU scientific papers according to the report is 31,990.