The Noor Research and Educational Institute (abbreviated as TAVAN in Persian) was established in 1999 as a private institute by a number of university academics in Tehran and with financial support from the private sector.

The institute has been involved in many research projects proposed by both the govermental and private industrial sector and has conducted numerous training programs, especially in the pharmaceutical industry.

Our Mission Statement
The Managing Board of the Noor Research and Educational Institute (Tavan) have dedicated themselves to improving the quality of pharmaceutical drugs, cosmetics and food products produced in Iran through all the means at their disposal. The Tavan team is now a reliable partner in research and development to the Iranian food and drug industry and it struggles to help push forward the standard of life of the Iranian people.