The Iran University of Science and Technology (دانشگاه علم و صنعت ایران) is a research institution and university of engineering and science in Iran, offering both undergraduate and postgraduate studies. Located in Narmak,Hengam st., Northeast of Tehran, IUST and its surrounding communities provide a cultural and recreational environment suited to the work of a major research institution. The university consistently ranks among Iran's top 4 universities.
Iran University of Science and Technology was originally founded in 1929 as the first Iranian institution to train engineers. It was initially named the Governmental Technical Institute. Soon it was named Honarsaraye Ali-"Advanced Art College" in English.The institute continued to educate engineering students in several areas who were well employed after graduation by the industries and the companies, mostly involved in industrialization and development process of the country. In 1972, the title of the college upgraded to the Iran Faculty of Science and Technology due to the growth of the institute. The Faculty was still capable of more development. It proceeded the extension of educational programs offering new fields of engineering. Eventually in 1978, it deserved to promote to the status of a technical university, which was approved by the officials of the Ministry of Sciences. Since then the institute was named "Iran University of Science and Technology".After the... Read More