The Faculty of Education and Psychology at Shahid Chamran University of Ahvaz was established in 1972. It is the most prominent academic center in the southwest of the country in the fields of education and psychology. Our mission is to recognize and identify various fields of science which can contribute to the advancement of education in our province and country. Developing knowledge of the psychological characteristics of the individual and the society is helpful to the educational system of the country, in general, and social institutions, in particular. Imparting this knowledge to the specialists in the field of education to help them function effectively is part of our job. The Behavioral Sciences Research Center of our Faculty is a leading research and consulting center in the fields of education, psychology, counseling and information science. Moreover, the Faculty hosts two top research centers of Continuing Education and Knowledge Management which are considered to be high ranking in the University and in Iran.

We currently have 6 departments of Education, Psychology, Counseling and Information Science and knowledge Information Science. These departments currently have 49 faculty members, and more than 1,700 students are studying in undergraduate and graduate programs.