Islamic Azad University, Abarkouh

country rank  243
world rank  10037

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University Overview

Established in 1993, Islamic Azad University, Abarkouh is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized town of Abarkuh (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Yazd. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Science Research and Technology, Iran, Islamic Azad University, Abarkouh (IAU) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Islamic religion. Islamic Azad University, Abarkouh (IAU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 25 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 90-100% making this Iranian higher education organization a least selective institution.

University Identity

Name دانشگاه آزاد اسلامی واحد ابرکوه
Acronym IAU
Founded 1993
Colours Blue

University Location

Address Yzad
Abarkuh (population range: 10,000-49,999)
8931738111 Yazd
T +98 (352) 682 6000
F +98 (352)682 6425

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Admission Rate 90-100%
Admission Office Yazd
Abarkouh 8931738111
+98 (352) 682 6000
(352) 682 8159

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 200-299
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Islamic Islamic

Facilities and Services

Library Not reported
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Science Research and Technology, Iran

Year of first Accreditation


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Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018