Babolsar (IP) – The first cultural-sports Olympiad for male and female foreign students studying in Iranian universities is underway at the Mazandaran University in Babolsar, northern Iran.

Iran PressIran News: "Sports, a common language" has been chosen as the motto of the first cultural-sports Olympiad of foreign students in Iran.

Mazandaran University has been chosen to host the event due to its various capacities and the presence of 1,200 international students in this university.

The boys' section of the event will be held for six days, August 29 to September 3, 2022, at Babolsar University, Mazandaran, and then the girls' section will begin.



Hashem Dadashpour, deputy minister of science and head of the Iranian Students Affairs Organization, said in an interview with the Iran Press reporter in Mazandaran that Iran is one of the most attractive countries in terms of the student population; about 100,000 international students from 19 countries are studying in Iran.

He said that this Olympiad would be held to synergize more international students in Iran.

Several international students participating in the event spoke to the Iran Press reporter in Mazandaran about their excellent experience in Iran and the advancing scientific level of Iranian universities.

These international students introduced Iran as a beautiful country and said they participated in the event to strengthen friendship and brotherhood.

The girls' section will also be held for four days, September 6-9, 2022.


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