Guilan University, a relatively big university with more than 8,000 students is located in Rasht. The degree obtained from this university is internationally accredited. The university accepts international students on scholarship for undergraduate and graduate studies. Applicants are required to submit their educational documents with proper letters of recommendation.
The university's central office, Faculties of Engineering, Agriculture, Humanities, Physical Education, dormitories, students' self-services, sports and recreational facilities, football fields, amphitheater, and computer center are in the university compound which is 13 kms away from the city center. But the Faculty of Science and the main library are in the city. The Faculty of Natural Resources is located in Somesara city and the Faculty of Fishery is in Anzali.
FacultiesFaculty of HumanitiesFaculty of Physical educationFaculty of Basic scienceFaculty of EngineeringFaculty of Agricultural SciencesFaculty of Natural ResourcesFaculty of Fishery and Aquatic AnimalsFaculty of Fine Arts and ArchitectureFaculty of Persian Language and Literature and Foreign LanguagesCentral Library Collections:
Persian: 47939 Vols.
Latin: 30157 Vols.
Manuscripts: 104 Vols.
Persian 120 (Current) Titles 724 (Holding).
Arabic: 2 Titles.
Latin 105 (Current) Titles.514 (Holding)
Compact Disks: 56.
Master Degree. 224