The Department of Urbanism started its undergraduate program in Urban Engineering in the second semester of the academic year 2006-2007. Starting the master's degree in Urban Planning, since 2009, the department got engaged in training future specialists in urban planning in a wider range of fields.
The department is currently having 4 full time faculty members, a number of associate lecturers and invitees, 120 undergraduate students in urban engineering, and 14 postgraduate students in urban planning.
 
Near Future Plans
  • Conducting the International Conference on Urban Slums Dwellings
  • Launching the PhD program in Urban Development
  • Launching the Zagros Residential Research Center
  • Becoming the west scientific pole of Urban Planning in the country
Achievements and Activities
  1. Launching the Scientific-Research Journal of Urban Studies in 2011
  2. Holding two international conferences
      • Traditional Zagros Settlements, in cooperation with the INTBAU International Institute, May 2008
      •  Urban Design in Iran: From Theory to Practice, in cooperation with the University of Birmingham, England (Birmingham City University), May 2012
  3. Preparing research projects such as:
      • Rural Housing Pattern Design in Kurdistan Province
      • Villages Tourism Planning in Kurdistan Province
      • Providing City Development Strategy Documents (CDS) for Sanandaj
      • Feasibility Studies of Sanandaj Pedestrian Plan
Course Length and System Form
According to the Educational Regulations of the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology, the undergraduate program in Urban Engineering includes 140 courses:
Lessons
Number of Units
General
22
Base
37
Specialized
63
Optional
18
 
Master's Program
According to the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology's Education Regulations, a total of 32 courses are presented:
Lessons
Number of Units
Mandatory
20
Optional
6
Thesis
6
 
Faculty of Art & Architecture
The Faculty of Art and Architecture’s current building has been built on 4600 square meters of land
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