Established in 1958, Amirkabir University of Technology is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the metropolis of Tehran (population range: over 5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Science Research and Technology, Iran, Amirkabir University of Technology (AUT) is a medium-sized (enrollment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Amirkabir University of Technology (AUT) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 58 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. AUT also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.