[PROVISIONAL TRANSLATION FROM PERSIAN]
[Translator’s notes appear in square brackets]
[Personal information has been redacted.]
In the Name of God
Date: 11/10/1361 [1 January 1983]
Attachments: 2 pages
Decision of the Admissions Council
Mr. Masoud Hosseini Varnamkhasti, Course of study: Machine Mechanics, Department Mechanics, University of Science and Technology, Student No 541337, Year of University admission; 1354 [1975/1976], Number of Units Passed --- Grade Point Average ---. You are hereby informed that due to the following reasons:
- Affiliation with perverse Baha’i sect
- Activity in atheist and militant groups
Based on the report of the investigation group⊠ and the evidence and documentation reviewed, it was found that the evidence was reliable as determined by the Admission Council⊠, considering your own confession, ⊠ the opinion of the Police Force and Judicial Organizations ⎕and, taking into account your claim of recantation and the policies in relation to individuals who have recanted, together with clause D and clause A of the first chapter of the Executive Guidelines for the admission of university students (of second phase transfer) and suspended students (of first phase) , issued by the esteemed Minister for Culture and Higher Education, the continuation of your education is not approved⊠.
[Or] for a period of …………..your study has been suspended. If you do not breach your statement of regret or your recantation, you can continue your study after the aforementioned period⎕.
Also, as per the above considerations and the bylaws for awarding equivalent degrees and equivalent associate diplomas, ratified by the Headquarters of the Cultural Revolution on 22/6/61 [13 September 1982], you
can/cannot apply for an equivalent certificate.
If you wish to appeal against this decision, you can lodge your appeal with relevant documents and grounds for appeal, in 2 copies within 5 days from receiving this letter. Use registered mail and state your correct address and send only to Admission Council, P.O Box 64/1514, Tehran.
- Appeals that do not have the appellant student’s correct address will not be considered.
- Admission Council will reply to you within a maximum of 25 days after receiving the appeal.
On behalf of Admission Council Secretary
[Signature over official stamp]
Iran University of Science and Technology