Welcome to Babol Noshirvani University of Technology (BNUT). We are a coeducational university uniquely located right at the heart of Babol, Iran. Babol is one of the most beautiful cities in Mazandaran Province which is located along the southern coast of the Caspian Sea and in the adjacent Central Alborz mountain range, in central-northern Iran.
The university was established in 1970 by a great benevolent and honorable man and one of the greatest philanthropists of Iran, Late Seyed Hossein Fallah Noshirvani. The university now has 6 Faculties: Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Materials and Industrial Engineering, and also Basic sciences. Moreover, there are 13 research centers at our University.
According to Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2021-2022, Babol Noshirvani University of Technology (BNUT) has been ranked as the 1st university in the country.
Our goals are to pursue excellence, promote innovation and nurture creativity for our society and the world. Our vision is to be a leading university for professional education in Asia, committed to the mutual enrichment of different cultures and intellectual traditions for human well-being. Our curricula are designed to promote knowledge creation, original discoveries, and innovative thinking by integrating learning and research at all levels of our professional education.
Our strategic plan for the future is to Make a Difference through Excellence in Research, Professional Education, and International Collaborations, which is a continuation of the successful path, and an extension of the high-level aspirations, defined in our Strategic Plan for the future. It establishes a set of action plans around the strategic themes that further elevate the academic excellence, international standing, and societal contribution of BNUT as a leading technical university renowned in the country and the world over for its problem-based research and professional education.
At BNUT, we strive to nurture well-rounded graduates who are competent professionals, critical thinkers, and life-long learners equipped to cope with a globalized work environment. Our approach to education is heavily influenced by the philosophy of “whole-person development”, an educational philosophy that focuses particularly on the spiritual, intellectual, physical, social, and aesthetic elements of education, coupled with the special attention paid to the emotional and career development aspects typical to modern educational philosophies.
BNUT's ability to move forward depends on the many contributions of our large and supportive community of faculty, staff, students, alumni, and friends. We hope you will join us in our vitally important pursuit of excellence in research and professional education.
Bahram Azizollah Ganji