Bent Al-Hoda, the higher education institute is named after Sayed Amina Bent Al-hoda Sadr, the jurist, warrior for the faith, and contemporary martyr lady
This higher education institute was established in 1992,by the trustee of Late Ayatollah Haj Sheikh Mahdi Asefi and his financial contribution. consequently, the institute became a Subordinate unit of the International Center of Islamic Sciences on Shahrivar 1379. since then, and after establishing of al-Mustafa international university, this institute has focused its all attempts to educate the female students of Islamic sciences. It is One of the most effective educational and training centers for female eager to learn Islamic and humanities.
Bent Al-Hoda, the Higher education institute, has welcomed three thousand and seven hundred ladies from 82 countries who were eager about the unique teachings of Islam since its opening. More than 2,750 students in various levels of study returned to their countries after graduation. In addition, nowadays they have a significant contribution in the scientific, research, educational and cultural activities in their own countries. Currently, 1,300 students are also studying here.