Payam Noor University is an Iranian-Islamic university that plays its role and responsibility in consolidating the scientific and research position among open universities and distance education in the world to promote the growth and excellence of virtue and human virtues, to promote scientific and research, to deepen The software movement, hoping and expanding the scope of knowledge, learning everywhere, at all times and for everyone in a safe and justice-based environment in line with the policies of the Islamic Republic of Iran at the national and international levels.
The achievements of the University of Applied Sciences include: the study of more than 850,000 students in 2014, covering about 30 percent of the country's total students, the development of more than 500 centers and academic units around the country, ranking second in Asia and the sixth rank in the world Among the open and remote universities, and the highest cultural rank of universities in Iran in 2010, and the highest rank of service to witnessed and self-taught students in 2011.
The University of Applied Sciences has numerous sports, religious, and cultural centers and extracurricular centers and is trying to guide the potential energy of young people in the right paths. The expansion of scientific information exchange with international recognized universities and colleges is among the goals of the University of Applied Sciences. Among the most important activities in this field, we can conclude agreements and cooperation agreements signed with universities such as Radio Television (China), Indiragahdi and The comprehensive national Islamic (India), multimedia and international Islamic (Malaysia), Tshirin, Aftrarhizia and Damascus (Syria). It is also active in several international academic conferences in the world, such as the Asian Open Universities Association, the Open International Association for Distance Education and the Union of Islamic Universities.