IYPT 2011 Hosting



Local Organizing Committee of the IYPT-2011: 


  the Amirkabir University of Technology (AUT) and the Ariaian Young Innovative Minds Institute (AYIMI)


Both the Amirkabir University of Technology and the Ariaian Young Innovative Minds Institute are hosting  the IYPT-2011 tournament in Tehran, Iran. 
 Amirkabir University of Technology (AUT)


The Amirkabir University of Technology is one of the oldest higher education technical and engineering institutes in Iran. Through the years and especially after the Islamic Revolution of Iran, the AUT has offered advanced and continuous services to the country and has contributed to many achievements in educational  and research and development goals.

The AUT started its activities since 1958 and over the time it expanded its size and the quality of educational services to the point that it is presently refeorred to as the "Iran's Mother Tehnological University". Having the 50 years of brilliant activities and exepriences, the AUT has been able to acquire a leading role among  the Iranian universities.

Some of the accomplishments of the AUT are:
  • The first university in Iran where the first Ph.D. program in science and technology in particular in nucear science and technology was established with the highest number of M.Sc. and Ph.D, graduates in the country. 

  • Elevation to the status of the Center of Excellence in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, chemical engineering, textile engineering, medical engineering, aeronautics engineering, civil engineering and computer and information technology engineering, and nculear science and technology.

  •  Acquisition of the best award in national festivals such as the Khwaramzmi Festival and winning more than 20 awards in this festival and top student rankings in, national and international Olympiads
  •  Winning prestigious awards by elite and creative students in various international and national competitions such as Chemicar, Robotic, etc
  •  Being awarded the best research university among Iranian universities by the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology
  • More details: http://aut.ac.ir/www/aut/main/?f=p0&s=about

Ariaian Young Innovative Minds Institute (AYIMI)
The Ariaian Young Innovative Minds Institute (AYIMI) is a private institute with different national and international scientific activities. The AYIMI is an institute to provide to the young generations the opportunity to advance basic sciences such as physics, chemistry, mathematics, biology and so on in  Iran as well as in many other countries in the world. To promote the above sciences in  Iran , the  IYPT has been insrumental, together with a national counterpart (the AUT), in hosting the IYPT-2011 by a  consensus made in the IYPT-2010 in Vienna, Austria
More details:  http://www.ayimi.org 




The International Young Physicists’ Tournament (IYPT) is a competition among teams of secondary high school students. They should  participate and in their ability to solve comrehensive scientific problems. They also should present their solutions to the problems in an acceptable...More...