Iranian Deputy Science Minister for Worldwide Affairs Vahid Haddadi Asl introduced that three female-only tutorial facilities in Iran, particularly Alzahra College of Tehran, Kosar College of Bojnurd, and Hazrat-e Masoumeh College of Qom, will settle for Afghan feminine college students so long as they’re disadvantaged of schooling of their nation.
The Alzahra College is able to enroll as much as 50 Afghan women, however the quota will probably be elevated if extra dormitories turn out to be accessible, he added.
Haddadi Asl additionally famous that Hazrat-e Masoumeh College of Qom is ready to just accept at the very least 300 Afghan feminine college students, each in offline and on-line programs.
The Taliban-run increased schooling ministry introduced in December 2022 that feminine college students wouldn’t be allowed entry to the nation’s universities till additional discover.
“You all are knowledgeable to right away implement the talked about order of suspending the schooling of females till additional discover,” mentioned a letter issued to all authorities and personal universities, signed by the Minister for Increased Schooling, Neda Mohammad Nadeem.
UN spokesman Stephane Dujarric has described the transfer as “troubling”.