AJA University of Command and Staff

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AJA University of Command and Staff
دانشگاه فرماندهی و ستاد آجا
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Seal of the University
Former names
War University
Type Military Academy
Established 1935 (1935) as War University
1990 as current Institution
Affiliation Seal of the Joint Staff of the Islamic Republic of Iran Army.svg Joint Staff of the Islamic Republic of Iran Army
Commandant Second Brigadier General Hassan Valivand
Location Tehran, Iran
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AJA University of Command and Staff (Persian: دانشگاه فرماندهی و ستاد آجا‎; acronym:[1] دافوس, DĀFOOS), formerly named War University (Persian: دانشگاه جنگ‎) is the staff college of Islamic Republic of Iran Army (Artesh), located in Tehran. The academy is a subdivision of Joint Staff of Islamic Republic of Iran Army and offers Masters of Military Art and Science courses to personnel of all four military branches of Artesh with the rank of Major and higher. The university also provides courses for foreign officers of countries with a close relationship with Iran.[2]

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  1. ^ "اسم هاي مخفف در نيروهاي مسلح" (in Persian). Parsine. 6 January 2014. Retrieved 1 June 2016.
  2. ^ "دانشگاه جنگ"، دانشگاهي به قدمت جنگ جهاني دوم / نحوه پذيرش دانشجو در "دافــوس" (in Persian), Iranian Students' News Agency, retrieved 15 December 2015

Coordinates: 35°41′30″N 51°23′07″E / 35.6918°N 51.3853°E / 35.6918; 51.3853