In 1982, in spite of many problems, witnessed the establishment of Islamic Azad University of Kerman. Even the most optimist individuals did not imagine that only during three decades, this branch developed into a full degree branch and one of the greatest educational centers of south and southeast of Iran which now has more than 171 disciplines at doctorate, postgraduate, graduate, and undergraduate levels, 18000 students, 6 faculties, about 600 full time faculty members and staves.
It is mentionable that medical faculty of Kerman branch inaugurated with the other 15 medical sciences projects of Islamic Azad University by university administratorship ,and building area of this faculty is 6023 sq .m and it includes 5 floors, 24 classes, 13 laboratories, specialty libraries, and the other facilities.
The legal license for foundation of medical faculty of Islamic Azad University of Kerman Branch was received inJune 2012, and by university staves efforts, it has enrolled the students since September 2014.Moreover,it should be mentionedthat the development of some substructures are quickly moving forward such as a 150 bed hospital by participation of some unofficial organizations.It will be finished next year.
Current projects are composition of websites, expansion of green areas, foundation of student’s Pardis, rebuilding of central library, foundation of sport and recreation facilities, along with the development of medical disciplines and complementary education which all willbe finished in the current year.