About University of Tehran:

The University of Tehran is Iran's oldest modern university. It is also one of the most prestigious universities in Middle East. Based on its historical, socio-cultural, and political pedigree, as well as its research and teaching profile, UT has been nicknamed "The mother university of Iran" and is the symbol of higher education in Iran. It is always ranked as one of the best universities in Middle East in national and international rankings and one of the best engineering educational programs in the world. It is also the premier knowledge producing institute among all OIC countries. The university offers 111 bachelor's degree programs, 177 master's degree programs, and 156 Ph.D. programs. Many of the departments were absorbed into the University of Tehran from the Dar al-Funun established in 1851 and the Tehran School of Political Sciences established in 1899. The main campus of the University is located in the central part of the city.



World University Rankings

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Field 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Agriculture - - - - 101 245 239 216 222 208 182 161
Engineering - 210 116 138 121 120 155 133 110 95 79 76
Life Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Subject 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Agricultural Sciences - - 101 110 93 92 110 100 76 86
Biology & Biochemistry - - - - - - - - - -
Chemical Engineering 239 171 76 106 113 94 72 56 35 28
Chemistry 227 - - - - - 298 245 201 193
Civil Engineering 192 127 78 100 77 62 68 46 43 59
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Computer Science 148 113 169 191 164 174 174 153 131 117
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Electrical Engineering 83 141 194 183 228 209 174 168 141 119
Environment / Ecology - - - - 297 296 - 247 255 198
Geosciences - - - - - - 299 283 276 255
Immunology - - - - - - - - - -
Materials Science - 222 241 213 234 210 182 164 145 143
Mathematics 167 276 298 254 - - 300 318 301-350 301-350
Mechanical Engineering 179 156 52 57 46 39 26 14 9 9
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Physics - - - - - - - - - -
Plant & Animal Science - - - - - 284 272 272 228 214
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