September 21, 2019


Scholarship for Higher Education in Islamic Republic of Iran

Scholarship for Higher Education in Islamic Republic of Iran

Education Ministry of Iran


Applications are invited from Bangladeshi qualified students for Higher Education (Bachelor, Masters and PhD) in Islamic Republic of Iran.

Subject: All Subjects except Medical Science and Pharmacy. Preferences more on Human Sciences, Islamic Studies, Persian Language and Literature, Iranology (Iran Studies).

  • Medium of Study: Persian, 6 month Persian Language Course (1 term) is to be completed before starting the study of the degree.
  • Students have applied earlier, need to apply again.
  • Students, whose application was rejected earlier, need not to apply again.
  • Applicants age limit: Bachelor: Below 20 Years, Masters: Below 25 Years; PhD: Below 30 Years.
  • Qualification: Bachelor: HSC or equivalent having at least 80% marks.
  • Masters: Bachelor Degree having at least 80% Marks
  • PhD: Masters Degree having at least 80% Marks.

Necessities for Admission (Selected Students):

  • Certificate and Mark sheets to be certified by the Embassy of I. R. Iran.
  • Fill up the application form.
  • Fill up the Education Visa form.
  • Passport Photocopy and at least 6 months remaining of passport validity.

Scholarship (1) Type A: Free of Tuition fee, Hostel accommodation, Food including an amount of hand money.

(2) Type B: Free of Tuition fee, Hostel, Food

Process of Application

  • Typed application before the Cultural Counsellor, Iran Cultural Centre, Dhaka
  • A copy of resume with passport size photo.
  • Academic transcripts (Certificate, mark sheets)
  • Submit the above things in an enclosed envelope, writing on Education Section, Iran Cultural Centre
  • Equivalence, evaluation & final selection will be done by Foreign Students Section, Education Ministry of Iran
  • Selected students will get information through Iran Cultural Centre, Dhaka for further follow up.


Contact:      Education Section

Iran Cultural Centre

House No. 17, Road No. 4, Dhanmondi, Dhaka

Ph # 9611987, 9611864

[Monday & Wednesday, 3.00-5.00 pm.)