Vision& Mission


The Faculty Architecture and Urbanism of Ferdowsi University of Mashhad strives to be one of the three top universities in Iran in terms of improving quality in the built environment by utilization of sustainable architecture and urbanism principles.


The main mission of this faculty is to educate capable, professional and creative professionals for the society in the field of architecture and urbanism. Other missions are:

-To create innovative and dynamic academic environment towards improving quality of learning.

-To develop research quality to contain the actual problems of the built environment and society.

-To carry out studies relevant to global/regional issues in architecture and urbanism.

-To consult and lead the society through effective and in-depth communication with profession.

-To advance the knowledge of the society and to improve social participation in terms of impacts of the built environment on quality of life.

-To develop academic diplomacy in terms of interaction and exchange of knowledge, education, and technology with international universities and research centers