3rd International Congress on Gondi-Shapur

07 March 2021 | 11:13 Code : 60559 Press Release Workshops
3rd International Congress on Gondi-Shapur

The 3rdInternational Congress on Gondi-Shapur will be held during March 9-10 2021. Jondi-Shapur University will host this virtual congress.

The Academy of Gondishapur, also known as the Gondishapur University, was one of the most significant centers of education and academy of learning in the city of Gundeshapur during late antiquity, the intellectual center of the Sasanian Empire. It offered education and training in medicinephilosophytheology and science. The faculty were versed in Persian traditions. According to The Cambridge History of Iran, it was the most important medical center of the ancient world during the 6th and 7th centuries.

The Congress topics include ‘History and geography of higher education in the ancient world’, ‘Archeological planning on Gundi-Shapur heritage site’, Architecture and urban planning during Sassanid and early Islamic era, ‘History of science in higher education and its impact on the ancient world’,

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