About Karaj Islamic Azad University:
Karaj Islamic Azad University is a non-governmental university established in 1984. Throughout its lifelong progress, KIAU has tried to create its own history by the efforts of distinguished professors as well as enthusiastic students and its hardworking staff. Nowadays, KIAU is one of the major academic poles in Iran because of the outstanding steps which have been taken in raising scholars and enriching knowledge. Its regional and global stance is praiseworthy which has made KIAU be far above so many universities of the country and the world.
KIAU is located in Karaj, the capital of Alborz Province, Iran, at the foothills of the Alborz mountains. Karaj is mostly famous because of its academic and educational complexes along with its tourist attractions.
KIAU has got five campuses, coming all to 816,029 square meters. The University currently has more than 32,000 students and 1136 faculty and staff, with more than 111,700 alumni living and working in Iran or around the world. KIAU has dozens of libraries including 220707 books, 2083 journals, several auditoriums, workshops and laboratories, several gyms and saloons, and 4 research centers.