Organizational structure

ACECR activities are accomplished by a structured network of bodies and organizations as follows :


  • The Board of Trustees, including  the president of ACECR, some national prominent scientific figures and some members of the cabinet
  • ACECR Central Office
  • ACECR Branches in relation to main universities in Tehran and also in all other provinces across the country. Each of the 43 branches could be considered as a scaled down  prototype of  ACECR 
  • Research Institutes 
  • 129 Research Groups and 113 Technical Centers, as the main building blocks of ACECR Branches and Research Institutes 
  • Educational Institutes
  • Cultural Institutes
  • ACECR Science and Technology Parks
  • Service centers and service organizations
  • The affiliated Companies
  • The Iranian Biological Resource Center