The School of International Relations (SIR)

Address: 12 Mina St Shahid Bahonar Ave, Tehran, Iran


Stakeholder group: Academia and Think Tanks

The School of International Relations (SIR) in Iran is a higher education institute managed by the Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs under the supervision of the Iranian Ministry of Science, Research, and Technology. The school has a successful track record of training Iranian and international students, with over 750 graduates holding prestigious diplomatic and government positions inside and outside Iran. The school is also home to the esteemed Iranian Diplomatic Training Center (DTC), which prepares young domestic and foreign diplomats.

For international students, the School of International Relations offers a Master of Arts in Iranian Studies (MACIS) program. This program focuses on contemporary Iran, including its politics, foreign relations, history, geography, economy, culture, and society.