Shahrood University of Technology with a history of 43 years located in the cultural city in the north-east of Iran. This great and developing university includes four campuses named Central Campus, industry and new technologies Campus, College of Agriculture and College of educational mine in an area of about 200 hectares and 187 different programs including 43 under graduate, 107 Master and 37 PhD majors. There are 305 faculty members who have valuable role in educational, research and cultural activities. Moreover, we have 262 hardworking university staffs who serve in various fields and departments.
University provides skilled human source by educating students. Action research has solved the problems, changed the horizons of science and technology and served effectively to the country through scientific effects to provide sustainable scientific development. University as a national institution belongs to the people and wants to serve properly. The key is that we all bear in mind the love of God and trust in him. University is the second home to us and we of course try to develop it. All people who intend to help our University are welcome.
Strategies and solutions for the qualitative and quantitative development of the university are mentioned in strategic plan of the university. This program has been set based on programs and documents of the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology. Research-based education, improving educational quality, demand-driven development based on the needs of the country, are some of the most important educational strategies. In research section, solving the problems of the country, demand-driven, product-oriented, commercialization, new technologies, and promoting the ranking of the university have been considered. We should pay attention to scientific management and science and technology innovation, mission-oriented and moving forward to form scientific and technological poles. Planning, regulations, decision-making based on wisdom, having specialized councils, responsibility, coordination, continuous control improvement and development of public relations and University automation are some of the most important strategic policies in management sector. In student and Cultural sector, improving religious beliefs, scientific knowledge, ethics, national unity, being critic and accepting criticism, have been received considerable attention. Plans and programs for achieving strategic plans are produced with cooperation of vice presidents and their administrators, faculties and research centers, experts and evaluating in specialized councils.
Dear members of the faculties and experts are invited to express the issues, challenges, action plans and provide feedback in a way to help the authorities. The quantitative and qualitative development of the university will be based on strengthening research and education structures including classrooms, workshops, laboratories, research centers, computer networks, library, software and databases. Development of automation in management education, research, student, administrative and financial services, is an important step.
It is hoped that with the help of beneficent God, managerial support and cooperation of the people, we can meet some requirements of scientific and skillful human resources for the country in various fields and do our duty to serve to people and country.
Dr. Mohammad Fateh