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According to topschoolsintheusa.com, Iran is a country located in Western Asia, bordered by Iraq, Turkey, Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, Armenia, and the Caspian Sea. It has a total land area of 1.6 million square kilometers and a population of approximately 83 million people. The capital city is Tehran. The geography of Iran consists of four distinct regions: the Iranian Plateau in the north and center; the Zagros Mountains in the west; the Alborz Mountains in the north; and the Persian Gulf and Gulf of Oman in the south. The Iranian Plateau is dominated by deserts and steppes, while mountain ranges such as Zagros provide some relief from these arid conditions. The Persian Gulf coast is mainly flat with several islands scattered around its coastline. Education in Iran has been undergoing rapid change since 1979 when the Islamic Revolution brought about many reforms to education. Primary school is compulsory for children aged 6 – 11 years old, while secondary school lasts from ages 11 – 18. Vocational education is also available at technical schools and universities across Iran for those seeking to pursue further studies after high school graduation. Higher education has become increasingly accessible over recent years with universities located in major cities such as Tehran offering a wide range of courses to students from all over Iran. See searchforpublicschools for Iran Overview.

Iran Modern History

Iran is a country located in Western Asia. With the capital city of Tehran, Iran has a population of 83,992,960 based on a recent census from COUNTRYAAH. Following a decision in Parliament to nationalize the oil industry, a military coup was carried out in which the Prime Minister was ousted in 1953, and the Shah… Read More »

What to See in Tehran (Iran)

According to ITYPEMBA, Tehran is the capital of Iran. This is one of the largest cities in the Middle East and the largest city in the country, its administrative, economic, industrial and cultural center. Tehran is located at an altitude of 1200 m on the southern slope of Mount Tochal, which is part of the… Read More »

Iran Healthcare and Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required yellow fever 1 cholera 2 Typhoid & Polio Yes – malaria 3 – Eat Drink Overview Outside of Tehran, health care is inadequate and rescue from traffic, work and sports accidents is difficult. Taking out travel health insurance with return travel insurance is strongly recommended. An individual first-aid… Read More »

Iran Archaeological Excavations

The archaeological excavations, conducted throughout Persia in the last fifteen years, have been numerous and significant; have concerned, above all, the prehistoric and protohistoric period of Iran, clarifying the very particular characteristics of this civilization which, situated as an immense crossroads between Central Asia, India, Mesopotamia and Asia Minor, it has been able to develop… Read More »

Travel to Iran

Population: 81 million Capital: Tehran Language: Persian Iran is the world’s second largest producer of pistachios (the country’s second largest export) and is considered the capital of pistachios? Iran was once a pioneer in renewable energy and actually built the earliest known wind turbines? Iran’s history The academic king Cyrus II ruled Persia from the… Read More »