Shiraz University | University Info | 0 Short Courses in English -

Shiraz University


Shiraz University was founded in 1325 (1907) with the establishment of the School of Health, the purpose of which was to train specialists in medical sciences during a 4-year course.


The university offers 80 bachelor's degrees, 183 master's degrees, 102 specialized doctoral programs and one professional doctoral program. As a comprehensive university, Shiraz University is responsible for training efficient faculty members for research and higher education centers in the country. Shiraz University now has 16 faculties and a higher education center, and several faculties will be set up in the near future


  • Nanotechnology Research Institute
  • Social Science Research Institute
  • Offshore Oil and Gas industries research centers
  • Social Science Research Institute
  • Biotechnology Research Institute
  • Astronomy, Astrophysics, and Astronomical Instrument technology

Short Courses

University Ranking

QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
691 -10
681 70
QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.
World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.

Housing services

  • Girls Dormitory
  • Boys Dormitory

Library services

The Central Library and Documentation Center, a prosperous site in Shiraz University is one of the largest libraries in Iran which is made by considerable efforts during several years. The substructure of Central Library and the Documentation Center is about 11,000 square meters which is designed in four floors.

Medical services

The Counseling and Psychotherapy Center of Shiraz University uses the capabilities of the faculty members of the Faculty of Educational Sciences and Psychology and other experienced specialists in the following fields: Counseling and psychotherapy services, Treatment of Depressive, Anxiety, Personality Disorder, Sleep Disorder, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Sexual Problems, Drug Abuse and more.

Campus life

Shiraz University International Campus started operating in February 2004. At first, this unit was set up with only 3 classes and 7 professors, and during 10 years, the total number of students has reached about 1700 people. This unit accepts students for the academic year of 1995 in 76 major

Sports facilities

The Department of Championship and Public Sports, the dormitory for boys of the Department of Physical Education of Shiraz University, plans and implements championship and public sports programs with the aim of healthy recreation for male students.

Student clubs

The student organization organizes various socio-political and cultural activities such as: socio-political lectures, debates, open-minded chairs and… for different tastes among students and academics. Elections of the Central Council of Organizations are held every year and interested students can join these student organizations. The student organizations of Shiraz University are as follows:

  • Islamic Students Association
  • Association of Student Culture and Politics
  • Student Accord and Development Association
  • Student mobilization
  • Islamic Society of Students
  • Arman Student Assembly
  • Muslim Girls Association
  • Student Martyrs Memorial Assembly
  • Ahl al-Bayt (PBUH)


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!