Market overview

In comparison to the rest of the Middle East, Iran’s education system is well developed and boasts one of the most educated middle classes across the region.


  • Capital Tehran
  • Official Languages Farsi (Persian)
  • Population 79.5 million
  • International tertiary students 48,067 Source: UNESCO

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