Kamran Diba is an Iranian architect. He studied architecture and sociology at Howard University in Washington, D.C. In 1969, after having begun in private practice, he established DAZ Consulting Architects and Engineers, which he left in 1980. From 1976-1978, Mr. Diba served as the Director of the Museum of Contemporary Art in Tehran. Mr. Diba was a recipient of the Aga Khan Award for Architecture in 1986 for Shustar New Town.
A university mosque, square in plan and connected to three, brick-paved, octagonal courtyards. The interior space consists of a two-level area; one for men and the other for women. Bright and colourful mosaic tiles are used as decorative elements in the interior.