College of Qom History
College of Qom in a view
College of Qom (C.Q) is the oldest higher education center
that was founded in 1969. Founder of this College is Doctor
Mohammad Hossein Ziyaei Bigdeli. The first building of this
College has been located in Isgah Street since 1973. At first,
this center accepted students at associate degree level.
Efforts had been carried out in order to improve the level of
students to B.A degree. This request was agreed on 1971.
The new C.Q building
Constructing of the new building was started in 1973, this building
The expanding council of Sciences Ministry changed the name of Qom
judicial high School to Qom higher education complex. Also they
changed this private complex into a governmental one.
Administrative board of Tehran University agreed with changing Qom
higher education complex to College of Qom.
C.Q has been taken into consideration from different aspects:
first, geographical position of this College that is located in
Qom. Second, some great men of former regime and College
challengers like Dr. Ayat have thought in the College.
Developing of the C.Q has been continued until Cultural
Because of conditions of every society, after revolution, there was
stagnation in society, but after this critical period, in 1985,
there was progress in education, welfare, constructional position of
Since 1985, efforts have been done for increasing the majors and
acceptance of students in form of free educations. In addition,
C.Q prompted its majors from judicial law and governmental
management to five majors including law, management, philosophy,
Arabic literature, and theology in B.A degree. Also criminology,
private law, public law, and management in M.A and PhD degrees have
been added to former majors. During 1985 to 1995, C.Q has done
efforts for buying surrounding lands of College, therefore, the
breadth of C.Q that was about 30/000 meters was developed to
In general, current status of C.Q can be stated in three terms of
educational, constructional, research, and students' affairs.