University of Mazandaran (UMZ), currently the largest state higher education center in the province of Mazandaran, had formerly consisted of a number of tertiary education centers. In 1979 the centers were officially merged to form what is now known as University of Mazandaran.  In recent years, UMZ has made significant progress, expanding itself with vision both qualitatively and quantitatively. It presently includes 12 faculties on its campus: Faculty of Mathematical Sciences, Faculty of Theology and Islamic Sciences, Faculty of Marine and Oceanic Sciences, Faculty of Basic Sciences, Faculty of Arts and Architecture, Faculty of Law and Political Sciences, Faculty of Physical Education and Sports Sciences, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, Faculty of Chemistry, Faculty of Technology and Engineering, and Faculty of Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism.

The Office of International and Scientific Cooperation (OISC) of UMZ is reaching out to graduate/postgraduate students to visit our campus and potentials from all around the world.

During your stay at UMZ, you will be able to accomplish the following activities:

  • Attend/audit different classes at UMZ,
  • Discuss research interests with relevant departments as well as faculty members,
  • Meet graduate and postgraduate students and know their academic interests for conducting mutual research activities, etc.,
  • Visit our university campus to get more familiar with the situation
  • Visit city of Babolsar, Mazandaran province and get more familiar with living condition and to culturally examine the city and generally Iran
  • Examine the possibility of studying different Persian Language and Literature programs,
  • And using resources available at UMZ Library and Documentation Center.

UMZ will provide you with the following:

  • On-campus accommodation;
  • A university ID card that gives you free access to our computer network;
  • Office space and computer equipment;
  • Free transportation from and to the airport;
  • A university ID card that gives you free access to UMZ Library and Documentation Center;
  • And visa issuance assistance.

We are pleased to extend this invitation to you, and hope you will be able to visit our campus. We would be delighted to answer any questions that you might have regarding your visit to University of Mazandaran (click here to go to the Contact Us page).

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Preferred date of visit:

(You can visit us any time you desire and UMZ will provide you all the recounted promises but the recommended preferred date are more suitable for you).

  • September 23rd - December 21st
  • February 20th - March 11th
  • April 4th - May 21st