Dresden week 5


The opening of the "TU Dresden Ceremony" at Shiraz University was held on April 15th, with the presence of two university chancellors, the Mayor of Shiraz and Lord Mayor of Dresden, the Deputy Governor of Fars, a group of faculty members and officials from the universities of Shiraz and TU Dresden.


carpet news

The Faculty of Arts and Architecture, with the collaboration of the Scientific Association of Carpets, attempted to organize a seminar with professors from Marmara University as key speakers. Methods of technical analysis and aesthetics of handmade carpets and natural dyeing in Turkey and the reasons leading to the success of the International Dabbagh Project were the main topics of discussion.

Dr. Sharif, Dean of the School of Architecture, pointed out the different fields of art in… more


Delegates from different German research institutions visited Shiraz University to give some insight into the procedures and the requirements of education in Germany. The meeting was attended by Shiraz University Officials and also, students and staff… more


Shiraz University’s Administration Board met with delegates from Universiti Sains Malaysia to discuss matters of mutual collaboration. At this meeting, which was also attended by some Shiraz University professors, Dr. Azimifar, Head of the International Relations Office, gave an introduction to Shiraz University and added that this collaboration will lead both sides to an exchange of university students and professors, joint projects, and joint conferences.

Also, Dr. Gashtasbirad,… more

According to a faculty member at the Shiraz University Veterinary School of Medicine, the university has managed to sign a Memorandum of Understanding in expanding scientific cooperations and awarding joint degrees in aquatic health.

Dr Soltanian also added that according to the Times Higher Education rankings, at the moment, Ghent University places 118 universally and 52 among European universities. Through this MoU, PhD students will conduct the main proportion of their research at… more

Erasmus+ Shiraz

The workshop to strengthen the internationalization of higher education was held for three days at Shiraz University.

The representatives from the two European Universities presented in two discrete sessions their international experiences regarding student and staff mobility, holding and hosting different colloquia, securing and collecting budgets, and different strategies for capital raising, and shared their best practices in these respects. The sessions were continued with… more

MoU with Ca’ Foscari

In a joint MoU signed between Shiraz University and Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, the two sides made a decision to enhance the attendance of Ca’ Foscari students at the Persian Language Learning Program of Shiraz University. Ca’ Foscari will introduce their students who are willing to learn Farsi and Shiraz University will provide them with accommodation, visa application and other facilities, plus a %10 discount for course fees.

So far, 15 students have registered to learn Farsi… more

Iraq Mou

Officials from Shiraz University and the University of Information, Technology & Communication of Iraq met the other day to discuss opportunities for mutual academic collaboration.

Dr. Azimifar, Head of International Relations Affairs at Shiraz University, stated that the exchange of university professors and scholars between the two universities and also, the expansion of academic cooperations via research and joint projects are seen in this agreement. According to Dr. Azimifar… more


An English translation of Dr. Rahimian’s book, “Principles of the Islamic Theoretical Mysticism” was published in London, which mainly focuses on the foundations of theoretical mysticism in Islam. The book which has been published by the Islam and West Research Center in London, is now being taught in educational centers in London, Malaysia and Indonesia. At the moment, the book is in its 8th edition in Iran.

Sapienza University of Rome

Prof. Carlo Cerutti, Head of the International Affairs at the Sapienza University of Rome,

met with a number of Shiraz University Officials to pursue chances of mutual collaboration between the two universities.

The two sides stressed the need for a vast scientific and academic cooperation and also discussed the opportunity to set Shiraz University as the research gate to Eastern & Iran studies in Italy.