Founded in 2005, the Islamic School of Art (ISOA) is the leading private academic institution dedicated to promoting research programs primarily focused on the interrelationship between Islamic thought, philosophy, and art in Iran. Accredited by Iran’s Ministry of Science, Research, and Technology, our institute’s various programs are grounded in both theoretical and practical learning and aim to educate students at M.A. or Ph.D. levels.
Moreover, by holding conferences and publishing books and scholarly papers, ISOA has not only made notable achievements in its own research activities but has also introduced numerous individuals to the enchanting world of Islamic philosophy, history, art, and architecture.
Last but not least, the Islamic School of Art holds a variety of intensive international training courses and workshops year-round in order to familiarize artists, academics, and students from around the world with Islam’s remarkable influence on Persian art and architecture.
Friends of ISOA
ISOA welcomes all Academics, Students, and Artists from around the world to visit the institution and explore opportunities to affiliate, cooperate, and study in ISOA.
Our friends can benefit from advantages that come with our “Friends of ISOA” program like student and faculty exchange, discount for studying in ISOA, access to ISOA’s Library and work-study opportunities.