The University of Maragheh
The University of Maragheh (UM) was founded in 1987. Initially established as the college of agriculture only with a few numbers of students admitted in B.Sc. programs. Since then, the university has been expanding in both quality and quantity terms, to the extent that the present academic year (2015-2016), it is leading its educational and scientific activities with support of 126 academic staff members of whom 120 are PhD holders , serving more than 4000 students, including 450 post-graduate students. In spite of its recent creation, The University of Maragheh has a modern infrastructure, prestigious young scientists, and modern and well equipped Laboratories.
Now, The University of Maragheh has 4 faculties and 17 departments serving 20 fields of study in bachelor’s degree, 40 fields of study in Master degrees, and 3 PhD programs.
Our aim is to adapt our services to demanding societies in the science border in quality and efficiency in teaching, research and management criteria.
The main campus is spread over an area of 110 hectares and is situated at the south corner of the city of Maragheh, commanding an excellent view of the Famous Sahand Mountains.