Department of Textile Engineering
The Department of Textile Engineering of the Islamic Azad University of Arak activities started in 1985 along with the establishment of this Industrial university, with 29 students who were enrolled in undergraduate program. Over 33 years of activities and elaborated efforts in attraction of highly qualified faculty members, efficient students with so many educational tools shop and laboratories facilities, Textile Engineering Department has graduated engineers in different levels of undergraduate and graduate who have achieved in significant job positions in industries in Iran. The Department of Textile Engineering has honored for teaching and training of over thousands engineers in undergraduate and graduate levels who are proudly engaged in industrial and academic centers in Arak and all over the country. Currently, the Department of Textile Engineering includes 9 full-time faculty members and 1 staff.
Area of Undergraduate and Graduate Study
Students in Textile Engineering may concentrate their studies in one of the following areas:
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) including: Textile Engineering major.
Master of Science (M.Sc.) including: Nanofibrous Structures, Textile Technology, Textile Industrial Management, and Textile Chemistry and Fiber Science majors.
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) including: Chemical Engineering, and Textile Chemistry majors.
Textile Engineering Department Facilities
The Textile Engineering Department of the Islamic Azad University of Arak is one of the well-equipped different workshops such as: Welding and Metal Forming Workshop, Spinning Weaving, Dying, Printing, Finishing Workshop, Complete range of Weaving Machinery, Synthetic Fiber Production, Warp and Weft Knitting Machinery, Yarn Spinning Machineries, Weaving Preparation and Weaving, Long and Short Staple Spinning, and Engineering Drawing Workshops.
There are also laboratory facilities for Textile Physics Quality Control, Advanced Viscometer, Color Physics Lab, Color Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry Lab, Polymer Chemistry Lab, Tensile Tester Equipment, Advanced Physical and Mechanical Testing Equipment for Fiber, Yarn and Fabric, Electro Spinning Units, Color Science Lab, and Fiber Physics Lab.
Accreditation of Textile Engineering Department
The Iranian Ministry of Science, Research and Technology has accredited the Department of Textile Engineering of Islamic Azad University of Arak in 1989.
The head of department of textile Engineering is Dr. Hamed Yahya, PhD in Textile Engineering.
The faculty member of the department are as follows: