16 Best universities for Economics in Tehran

Below is the list of best universities in Tehran ranked based on their research performance in Economics. A graph of 42.9K citations received by 4.48K academic papers made by 16 universities in Tehran was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. University of Tehran

For Economics

#2 in Iran
#35 in Asia
Enrollment
52,588
Founded
1934

2. Tarbiat Modares University

For Economics

#3 in Iran
#138 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
9,270
Founded
1982

3. Sharif University of Technology

For Economics

#4 in Iran
#189 in Asia
Enrollment
8,935
Male:Female
66:34
Founded
1965

4. Amirkabir University of Technology

For Economics

#5 in Iran
#250 in Asia
Enrollment
12,468
Founded
1958

5. Tehran University of Medical Sciences

For Economics

#9 in Iran
#289 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
14,440
Male:Female
39:61
Founded
1934

6. Iran University of Science and Technology

For Economics

#10 in Iran
#292 in Asia
Enrollment
9,000
Founded
1929

7. Shahid Beheshti University

For Economics

#11 in Iran
#327 in Asia
Enrollment
11,500
Founded
1959

8. Allameh Tabataba'i University

For Economics

#12 in Iran
#387 in Asia
Enrollment
13,637
Male:Female
47:53
Founded
1984

9. Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences

For Economics

#23 in Iran
#688 in Asia
Enrollment
13,366
Founded
1960

10. Kharazmi University

For Economics

#24 in Iran
#711 in Asia
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1919

11. Khaje Nasir Toosi University of Technology

For Economics

#26 in Iran
#738 in Asia
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1928

12. Alzahra University

For Economics

#27 in Iran
#740 in Asia
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1964

13. Islamic Azad University, South Tehran

For Economics

#29 in Iran
#791 in Asia
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1982

14. Islamic Azad University Central Tehran Branch

For Economics

#39 in Iran
#1027 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1982

15. Baqiyatallah Medical Sciences University

For Economics

#41 in Iran
#1122 in Asia
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1994

16. Shahed University

For Economics

#42 in Iran
#1123 in Asia
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1990

Universities for Economics near Tehran

Distance, km
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University
Country rank
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City
344 University of Isfahan 8
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Isfahan
523 University of Tabriz 13
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Tabriz
611 Islamic Azad University, Shirvan 1
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Shirvan
682 Shiraz University 6
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Shiraz
733 Ferdowsi University of Mashhad 7
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Mashhad
781 Gulf University for Science and Technology 2
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Mishref
785 Kuwait University 1
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Kuwait
1051 King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals 1
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Dhahran
1148 Qatar University 1
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Doha
1172 Karadeniz Technical University 18
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Trabzon