Duties and Responsibilities of OISC

The Office of International and Scientific Cooperation (OISC) of UMZ started its activities shortly after the establishment of the university in order to communicate and cooperate with the scientific centers of the world, and to stay updated with the most important scientific achievements around the globe. Due to the progresses made in the field of information and communication technology in recent years, which resulted into globalization, the activities of OISC has found a much wider scope and it plays a much more remarkable role in today’s world.


  • Developing international cooperation and signing international contracts with universities, organizations, and research institutes
  • Encouraging educational departments of UMZ to participate in international conferences and gatherings
  • Carrying out the university’s correspondence with universities and institutes overseas
  • Taking actions for holding international conferences in the university
  • Inviting eminent international figures and taking action toward holding workshops
  • Pursuing the necessary actions for the visit of international officials and guests
  • Communicating with Iranian representatives overseas and keeping up the necessary information for different situations
  • Communicating and cooperating with international university ranking organizations
  • Participating in international scientific and educational exhibitions
  • Pursing the necessary actions for the staff (faculty members and officials) to acquire their overseas travel permit
  • Taking actions in order to make preparations to cooperate with foreign universities
  • Taking necessary actions to recruit non-Iranian students and creating a multinational scientific atmosphere
  • Creating the necessary conditions to recruit international students, and pursing their admission process
  • Pursing the necessary actions to sign memorandums of understanding with the purpose of exchanging students
  • Coordinating and pursuing the necessary actions for foreign candidates of PhD and Post-PhD programs
  • Pursuing the activities of UMZ Persian Language Center (UMZPLC)
  • Pursuing the activities of UMZ Confucius Center
  • Compiling catalogues and brochures for international students and readers
  • Taking the necessary actions to introduce the capacities and privileges of UMZ to the international societies