The Faculty of Natural Resources and Marine Sciences of Tarbiat Modares University was founded in 1982 at the city of Noor beside the Caspian Sea. The faculty offers a wide range of research opportunities in 9 specialized area, and post graduates are welcome to work on the M.Sc. and Ph.D. projects under the guidance of experienced professors. The faculty includes the academic departments of Watershed Management, Forestry, Fishery, Wood and Paper Science, Environment, Range Management, Marine Biology, and Physical Oceanography. The students here acquire fundamental knowledge in their courses and at the end they should carry out their research under the supervision of a professor of the faculty.