Bank Melli Iran (BMI, lit. National Bank of Iran) is the first national Iranian bank. The bank was established in 1927 by the order of the the Iranian Parliament and since then has consistently been one of the most influential Iranian banks. BMI is now the largest commercial retail bank in Iran and in the Middle East with over 3,300 branches and 43,000 employees.
There is one branch of BMI in IAUK nearby to the faculty of science with several ATMs which has several banking facilities for native and foreign students.