Department of Architecture 

The aim of the Bachelor of Architecture is to train creative students with professional skills and to foster future architects with basic and professional capabilities. This program, which was established in 2005, covers subjects and skills such as Conceptual framework, construction, Graphical Presentation, Architectural Design and Construction Technology. Fostering graduates with creative ideas and visualization skills is the main purpose of the Bachelor of Architecture degree program at the Faculty of Architecture, Urbanism and Islamic Art.

This program typically takes four years to accomplish, of which the first three semesters of the Bachelor of Architecture cover basic subjects. From the third semester on wards there is an architectural design workshop in every semester. Students will receive the Bachelor of Architecture degree upon submitting and defending their dissertation project.

This program focuses on subjects such as: Construction, Architectural Design, Conceptual Framework, Building Design, Studio.

Head of the Department of Architecture
Hossein Maroufi
Assistant Professor
Department of Architecture 

Academic staff

Mahmoud Feizabadi
Assistant Professor
Akram Hosseini
Assistant Professor
Hamed Kamelnia
Associate Professor
Jafar Taheri
Assistant Professor


Recent journal articles

Feizabadi, M., Rezaei Oghazi, N., & Raisiyanzade, F. (2016). Investigation of Cultural Eco-Technology in Iranian Traditional Architecture: The Way of Achieving A Comprehensive View Point Regarding Contemporary Architecture of Iran. Current World Environment, 11 (2), 500-516.
R.ashrafi, & Kamelnia, H. (2016). Teachers’ Participation in Designing an Educational Complex: Applying “Role” Technique in Iran. International Journal of Applied Science and Technology, 6 (3), 14-30.

Policies, rules and governance

Contact Information

Iran, Mashhad, Azadi Square, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad

Faculty of Architecture, Urbanism and Islamic Art, Department of Architecture 

Phone: +985138806822

Fax: +985138807266