Ministry of Science, Research and Technology (Iran)
|وزارت علوم، تحقیقات و فناوری |
Vâzart-e 'Lumi-ye, Tehqiqat-e vâ Fenavâri
View of the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology Central Building
|Jurisdiction||Islamic Republic of Iran|
|Deputy Ministers responsible|
|Government of Islamic Republic of Iran|
The Ministry of Science, Research and Technology (MSRT) is the government ministry of science, research and technology in the Islamic Republic of Iran. State-run (non-medical) universities of Iran are under the direct supervision of Iran's Ministry of Science, Research and Technology. The ministry was established in 2000 when the ministry of culture and higher education was renamed as the ministry of science, research and technology.
The supervision of higher education institutions and the approval of the study programmes, as well as the accreditation of universities and other higher education institutions are conducted by the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology. Medical education falls within the remit of the Ministry of Health, Treatment and Medical Education. A list of recognised universities and institutes of higher education and private institutions is available on the website of the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology.
Ministers since 1979
- جزییات تعداد کارمندان دولت در سال ۹۷ Tasnim News
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- Parviz Tarikhi (19 July 2014). The Iranian Space Endeavor: Ambitions and Reality. Springer. p. 60. ISBN 978-3-319-05347-9. Retrieved 26 July 2015.
- "Higher Education in Iran". Ministry of Science Research and Technology. Retrieved 2019-08-15.