Imam Reza (A.S.) University
As per the guidelines of Imam Khomeini(R.A.) regarding the general participation in the educational training, Astan Quds Razavi after obtaining the required permission and recognition from the Supreme Cultural Council and the approval from the Ministry of Higher Education and the Ministry of Health and Medical Training established its second university in the holy city of Mashhad. In 1993, this university gave its top priority to the establishment of the medical college and its affiliated hospital.
Implementation of its construction started in the year 1991 on an infra-structural area of 44450 sq. meters in five floors with a capacity of 320 beds. This hospital is being equipped with all facilities in different fields of medical training and its specialized fields consists of the radiology, physiotherapy, pathology, anatomy, gynecology, urology, neurology, ophthalmology, E.N.T, pediatrics, orthopaedic and nuclear medicine departments.
Imam Reza (A.S.) University has also performed feasibility studies to establish its engineering, basic sciences, humanities and agriculture constituent colleges. The publication work of the university has commenced since 1989 and has so far published 85 titles of university text books in different fields and its four published titles has won the "Best Book of the Year" award. Astan Quds Razavi has established a vast network of libraries and physical training facilities. Thus, since 1999-2000 academic year, Imam Reza (A.S.) University is enrolling students every year in the fields of librarianship and physical training who has passed the university entrance examinations.
Central Office of the Imam Reza (A.S.) University Holy City of Mashhad.
Former Building of the Islamic Research Foundation Television Boulevard (Shaheed Muntazeri Boulevard)
Telephone: 0098-511-8427970, 8426038.