IUT Guide Line - Isfahan University of Technology
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Sunday, 22 June 2008 16:36

THE CITY OF ISFAHAN

 Isfahan University of Technology enjoys the advantages of being situated in the vicinity of the historical, industrial, and commercial city of Isfahan; the city with a long-standing tradition in science, art and culture as well as a leading center of technological activities in present-day Iran.
 Once the capital of ancient dynasties, Isfahan reached height of prosperity and fame as the seat of the Safavid Kings in the seventeenth century. At that time, Isfahan enjoyed the reputation of being one of the largest and most beautiful cities in the whole world. This city is renowned not only for the abundance of great historical monuments, but also for its Life-Giving River, The Zayandeh-Rood , which has given the city an original beauty and a fertile land.
 During the past decades, the city has made significant progress towards industrialization. Present-day Isfahan Hosts a wide variety of major industries such as Isfahan Steel Mill. The Mobarakeh Steel Complex (the only large-scale ones in Iran), a large power station, an oil refinery, and many other major and minor industries operating in and around the city together with a Nuclear Technology Research Center. This rapid industrialization and the four major universities located in it have made Isfahan quite attractive to people of all walks of life. The historical assets and tourist attractions also add to this.
 

 

 

 

 

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