Faculty of Marine Science and Technology



Faculty of Maritime Sciences and Technologies


Having been suggested by Dr. Mohammad Reza Banazadeh Mahani and supported by Dr. Noorian, the then president of Iran Meteorological Organization, in partnership with Fisheries Organization, the faculty was established at the Center for Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences affiliated with Meteorological Organization located in Aghdassieh, Tehran.

Dean of the Faculty: Dr. Alireza Estelaji

Vice Dean: Masoud Torabi Azad

Head of the Departments of Marine Physics, Environmental Engineering, Energy Systems Engineering, Marine Biology, and Natural Resources Engineering: Dr. Kamran Lari

Head of Environmental Sciences Department: Mojgan Zaimdar

Head of the Urban Planning and Geography Department: Dr. Alireza Estelaji

Head of the Urban Development Department: Mahdi Sabbaghi

Head of the Fisheries Department: Dr. Moosavi

Fields of Study

PhD Courses: Urban planning and Geography, Agriculture, Marine Biology, Urban Development, Environmental Management, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Engineering and Sciences, Marine Physics, Environmental Sciences (Pollutions and Preparations), Energy Systems Engineering, Environmental Engineering (Water and Waste Water)

Master Courses: Urban Planning, Marine Biotechnology, Environmental Sciences Management, Marine Biology, Environmental Engineering and Sciences, Energy Systems Engineering, Fisheries Engineering and Sciences

Bachelor Courses: Environmental Engineering and Sciences, Fisheries Engineering and Sciences

Faculty Members: 35

Environmental Engineering (16), Marine Biology (6), Meteorology, Marine Physics and Energy Systems (6), Fisheries (6), Geography and Urban Development (1)

Number of Students: 459

Ph.D.: 188     Master: 139     Bachelor: 127     Discontinuous Bachelor 5

Distinguished Professors

Dr. Kamran Lari: Presenter of Scientific Programs for Marine Development at IAU

Dr. Seyyed Ali Jozi: Environmental Preparation Professor

Dr. Masoud Torabi Azad: The first graduate of Marine Physics in Iran, Associate Professor, Writer and Editor for a few scholarly ISI scientific and technical journals

Dr. Mahnaz Mirza Ebrahim Tehrani: Head of Risk Assessment and Management Committee for Non-operating Defense System

Dr. Mojgan Emtiazjoo: Associate professor of Marine Biology and holder of two patented inventions and two written books

Activities at the Faculty

Administration of research projects at national and international levels

Planning and implementing interior knowledge-based activities

Writing Reference books and encyclopedias by the university professors


Laboratories and required equipment for field measurements for Marine Meteorology, Physics, Biology, and geology as well as Marine Chemistry and Marine environment

Last Update At : 17 August 2020