Amir Ghalamzan qualified with BSc and MSc in mechanical engineering from Urmia University and Iran University of Science and Technology (Iran) in 2004 and 2009, respectively.
He received the second level specialisation degree with honour in Automatic Control engineering from Politecnico di Torino in 2011 and PhD in robotics from Politecnico di Milano in 2015. He joined the Extreme Robotics Lab at the University of Birmingham as a postdoctoral fellow in August 2015. He was a Reseach Fellow in the same group from October 2017 to November 2018. Since November 2018, he is a Senior Lecturer in the University of Lincoln, UK, and an Associate Research Fellow in the University of Birmingham, UK.