- Industrial engineering
The department of industrial engineering admitted its first group of students in 1994 by offering a BSc program in system analysis and design. In 1998, the Msc program in industrial engineering was launched. The construction of the workshop complex of the faculty was also completed at this time making it possible to offer a wide range of services to the students.
- Computer engineering
The department of computer engineering started off by admitting BA students in software engineering in 1997 which was complemented by offering an MA program in 2002. Some other majors including information systems, IT management, and artificial intelligence were later added to the department. Advanced laboratory units including hardware lab are among the facilities of the department.
- Electrical engineering
This department started off in 2012. As one of the youngest sections of the university, the department of electrical engineering has succeeded in launching a student-run journal, and establishing robotics lab and the Alzahra University IEE student branch.
- Mechanical engineering
This department was established in 2000 and focused its education and research on energy issues by offering an Msc major in renewable energy technologies. In 2002, a BSc program in Thermal and Fluid Engineering was also added to the department.
- Civil Engineering
The department of civil engineering was established in 2012 and is now hosting more than 100 BSc students majoring in civil engineering.