The Faculty of Literature and Foreign Languages at Islamic Azad University, Karaj Branch was established in 1985. The Faculty started with admission of 150 students majoring Persian Literature, English Literature.Later, English Translation Studies and Arabic Literature and Translation were added to other disciplines resulting more than 2500 students studying at this faculty.

For the purpose of increasing the quality of research and education, post graduate studies were held. Today the following majors and departments are available in this faculty:

Arabic Literature and Translation (including MA. and Ph.D.)

English Language and Literature (including BA. and MA. and Ph.D.)

English Translation Studies (including BA. and MA.)

Persian Language and Literature (including B.A, M.A. and Ph.D.)

Teaching English (including MA. and Ph.D.)