This is to inform all prospective Alzarhra University in the Islamic Republic of Iran grants International Scholarships in All  Scholarships Degrees {Bsc MSc & PhD} in the form of full scholarships, half scholarships and non- scholarships.

The number of fully funded scholarships is limited and it is only in the postgraduate courses {Masters and Phd} and will be awarded to the top and most qualified candidate and applicants {Alzhara university top graduate students taken by priority}

Benefits of Alzahra University

Alzahra is the only university in the country exclusive for women that provide opportunities for talented women to study in a vibrant and closely-knit environment.

·  Alzahra University ranks among the 40 top universities of Iran, except medicine, and it offers many study programs in different fields of study in Humanities, Basic Sciences, Arts, and Engineering.

·  Currently about 50 female international students are studying in Alzahra University form Afghanistan, Iraq, Syria, Pakistan, Lebanon, Turkey, Tanzania, and Nigeria.

·  By studying at Alzahra University you can learn Persian language in the Alzahra Center of Teaching Persian Language to non-Persian Speakers.

·   Geographically speaking, Alzahra University is located in the heart of the capital and has a very quick access to many universities, cultural centers, cinemas, theaters, medical centers, and restaurants.

·   You can spend may hours inside the university without feeling the need to leave it because the campus of Alzahra

Eligibility Status

The applicants’ academic certificate and transcript, issued by the universities in the origin country, must be approved by either the Embassy of I.R. of Iran or official agencies of I.R. of Iran in the origin country and should be submitted along with valid Persian and English translations.

·         Those international applicants, who formerly studied in educational institutes of I.R. of Iran, are required to provide authorities with their previous graduation certificate to apply for higher levels.

·         The applicants are required to possess a non-Iranian valid passport and cannot have Iranian citizenship.

·         Applicants for Post-doctorate program should acquire supervisors’ approval to proceed their application process.

·         In some certain fields of study (Arts and Physical Education), the applicants are required to pass special practical tests at discretion of related department and faculty members.

·         The programs are conducted in Persian and English and in case the students are not eligible, they will be introduced to AZFA in order to learn Persian language. The students are interviewed in English to ensure their qualification for attending the programs conducted in English. (IMPORTANT: In case of the programs conducted in languages other than Persian, the students are required to pass Persian language courses in the approved centers, simultaneous with their studies.)

·         The Master and Doctorate programs related to English, French, Arabic, and Russian languages are conducted in the specific language of each program.

Please be informed that you can always contact us through our contact information provided if there were any questions concerning the above qualifications.

How to Apply

Key steps to apply for Alzahra:

·         Please carefully read the general and specific requirements for application available on this website, to see if you meet the required qualifications.

·         Here on the International Academic Collaborations webpage you will find Application Form for International Students. Please fill out the form and send it to the following address: [email protected] along with the image of your required academic records or any additional documents needed for the program or level you are applying for (e.g. statement of purpose, CV, recommendation letter) before reaching the deadlines for application.

·         Your documents will be investigated by related departments and when you receive the committee approval on your application; you have to post us your original academic records.

·         Your application is completed when you enter the country with student visa and student passport and register in Alzahra University.

·         Visit our website to gain updated information about application and tuition fees


1 Comment

Write A Comment