Learning / Development/ Innovation

ACECR  educational activities for developing human resources with diverse training capacities throughout the country.


Fields of Activity:

  •  Higher Education (52,000 students)
  • Short Term General and Professional Courses (800,000 students)
  • International Educational Cooperation



Higher Education


ACECR  higher educations activities focus on developing postgraduate courses based on its research capabilities  in the following institutes.
The University of Science and Culture (USC) 
5 ACECR Higher Education Institutes
40 Applied Science and Technology Higher Educational Institutes throughout the country
More than 155 training centers  affiliated to ACECR Branches and Research Institutes providing short courses

The University of Science and Culture (USC)

 The main campus of the university at Tehran and four branches at Esfahan, Rasht, Hamedan and Kashmar 
20 undergraduate (BSc., BA, BE) and 6 graduate (MSc. ,ME) programs
70 full-time faculty members,  approximately 300 part-time faculty members and a capacity of about 10,000  students


The University of Science and Art


        Founded: 1996
        Capacity: 2000 Student
        Academic Programs: 24
Higher Educational Institutes

Khuzestan Higher Education Institute
Kermanshah Higher Education Institute
Rasht Higher Education Institute
Kashamr Higher Education Institute
Hamedan Higher Education Institute
Isfahan Higher Education Institute

Applied Science and Technology Higher Educational Institutes 

 40 branches, capacity of 27,000 students, 71 fields of applied science
Short courses

Training of more than two million people in a decade 
Designing  of 61 syllabus of training programs
Developing over 600 short courses for
  • General Training
  • Professional Training
  • Government employees Training
More than 200 training centers in the fields of Health, computer, agriculture, language, Engineering and science, Humanities, Art

International Educational Cooperation

“Persian language and literature” courses offered for instructors and students from many other countries.

“Laser medicine” courses organized together with Moscow Laser Research Institute

Joint “Laser fellowship program” with German partner for dentists.