Isfahan University of Art

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isfahan university of art
  • دانشگاه هنر اصفهان

Dāneshgāh-e Honār-e Esfahān
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TypePublic
Established1974; 44 years ago (1974)
ChancellorMostafa Kiani
Academic staff
84
Students3000
Undergraduates2310
Postgraduates598
92
LocationIsfahan, Iran
CampusUrban
NicknamePardis
Websitehttp://aui.ac.ir

Isfahan University of Art (AUI) (Persian: دانشگاه هنر اصفهان‎) is a public University in Isfahan, Iran. It operated under the name of "Farabi University" before 1978, then it became a campus of the University of Art (based at Art University in Tehran). It was separated and became independent in 1999. The university owns some of the greatest houses in Isfahan, mostly of the Safavid period. The university's buildings are spread out over the city, most of which are old historic sites such as Tohid Khaane Building, David House, Martha Peters House, Haratian House, Sookiaas House, Haghighi House, France School and Ayyoubi and Melal House.

Faculties and Majors[edit]

  • Faculty of Preservation and Restoration
Majors: Restoration of monuments, Restoration of historic buildings, Museum Management, Archeology
  • Faculty of Architecture and Urban Planning
Majors: Architecture, Urban Planning Engineering, Industrial Design, Architectural Studies, Urban Design, Islamic Urbanism, Islamic Architecture
  • Faculty of Visual and Applied Arts
Majors: Painting, Graphic, Photography, Art Research
  • Faculty of Art Religions and Civilizations
Majors: Islamic Art, Art Research

C:Majors: Handicrafts, Carpet design, Writing and Painting

  • Faculty of Art Entrepreneurship
Majors: Urban Economics, Economics of Art, Art Entrepreneurship, Tourism Management

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Coordinates: 32°39′26″N 51°40′33″E / 32.65722°N 51.67583°E / 32.65722; 51.67583