100 Best universities for Engineering in Iran

Below is the list of best universities in Iran ranked based on their research performance in Engineering. A graph of 2.78M citations received by 197K academic papers made by 104 universities in Iran was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish 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 an official site as it's constantly changing data.

  1. For Engineering

    Islamic Azad University, Shirvan logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    1,702,231
    Founded
    1984
  2. For Engineering

    University of Tehran logo
    Acceptance Rate
    2%
    Enrollment
    52,588
    Founded
    1934
  3. For Engineering

    Sharif University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    8,935
    Male:Female
    66:34
    Founded
    1965
  4. For Engineering

    Amirkabir University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    12,468
    Founded
    1958
  5. For Engineering

    Iran University of Science and Technology logo
    Enrollment
    9,000
    Founded
    1929
  6. For Engineering

    Isfahan University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    10,064
    Male:Female
    56:44
    Founded
    1977
  7. For Engineering

    Tarbiat Modares University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    8,549
    Male:Female
    54:46
    Founded
    1982
  8. For Engineering

    University of Tabriz logo
    Enrollment
    24,000
    Founded
    1947
  9. For Engineering

    Shiraz University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    19,000
    Founded
    1946
  10. For Engineering

    Khaje Nasir Toosi University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1928
  11. For Engineering

    Ferdowsi University of Mashhad logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    20,000
    Founded
    1949
  12. For Engineering

    University of Kashan logo
    Enrollment
    7,000
    Founded
    1974
  13. For Engineering

    Shahid Beheshti University logo
    Enrollment
    11,500
    Founded
    1959
  14. For Engineering

    Semnan University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    15,000
    Founded
    1988
  15. For Engineering

    University of Guilan logo
    Enrollment
    17,000
    Founded
    1974
  16. For Engineering

    Sahand University of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1989
  17. For Engineering

    University of Isfahan logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1946
  18. For Engineering

    Razi University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    12,347
    Founded
    1972
  19. For Engineering

    Tehran University of Medical Sciences logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    14,440
    Male:Female
    39:61
    Founded
    1934
  20. For Engineering

    Babol Noshirvani University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    5,744
    Male:Female
    67:33
    Founded
    1970
  21. For Engineering

    Urmia University logo
    Enrollment
    13,831
    Male:Female
    50:50
    Founded
    1965
  22. For Engineering

    Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman logo
    Enrollment
    14,000
    Founded
    1972
  23. For Engineering

    Bu-Ali Sina University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1973
  24. For Engineering

    Shiraz University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    2004
  25. For Engineering

    Shahrood University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    12,000
    Founded
    1974
  26. For Engineering

    Malek-Ashtar University of Technology logo
    Founded
    1986
  27. For Engineering

    University of Mohaghegh Ardabili logo
    Enrollment
    11,000
    Founded
    1978
  28. For Engineering

    Yazd University logo
    Enrollment
    14,372
    Founded
    1988
  29. For Engineering

    Tabriz University of Medical Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1947
  30. For Engineering

    Shahid Chamran University of Ahvaz logo
    Enrollment
    15,860
    Founded
    1955
  31. For Engineering

    Zanjan University logo
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1975
  32. For Engineering

    Imam Khomeini International University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    9,547
    Male:Female
    45:55
    Founded
    1983
  33. For Engineering

    University of Mazandaran logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1979
  34. For Engineering

    Petroleum University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1939
  35. For Engineering

    University of Sistan and Baluchestan logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    20,000
    Founded
    1974
  36. For Engineering

    Isfahan University of Medical Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1946
  37. For Engineering

    University of Kurdistan logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    11,000
    Founded
    1991
  38. For Engineering

    Arak University logo
    Enrollment
    10,000
    Founded
    1971
  39. For Engineering

    Shahid Rajaee Teacher Training University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1980
  40. For Engineering

    Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    13,366
    Founded
    1960
  41. For Engineering

    Shiraz University of Medical Sciences logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    10,000
    Founded
    1946
  42. For Engineering

    Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1965
  43. For Engineering

    Shahrekord University logo
    Enrollment
    8,300
    Founded
    1927
  44. For Engineering

    Shahed University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1990
  45. For Engineering

    Azarbaijan Shahid Madani University logo
    Enrollment
    7,000
    Founded
    1985
  46. For Engineering

    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1919
  47. For Engineering

    University of Birjand logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    12,000
    Founded
    1975
  48. For Engineering

    Islamic Azad University Isfahan, Khorasgan Branch logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1987
  49. For Engineering

    Mashhad University of Medical Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1949
  50. For Engineering

    Lorestan University logo
    Enrollment
    8,955
    Founded
    1977
  51. For Engineering

    Graduate University of Advanced Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    83%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1990
  52. For Engineering

    Urmia University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    10,000
    Founded
    2007
  53. For Engineering

    University of Qom logo
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1980
  54. For Engineering

    Gorgan University of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources logo
    Enrollment
    4,290
    Male:Female
    49:51
    Founded
    1957
  55. For Engineering

    Islamic Azad University, South Tehran logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1982
  56. For Engineering

    Hakim Sabzevari University logo
    Founded
    1986
  57. For Engineering

    Islamic Azad University of Arak logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1985
  58. For Engineering

    Persian Gulf University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    90%
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1991
  59. For Engineering

    Alzahra University logo
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1964
  60. For Engineering

    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1987
  61. For Engineering

    Institute for Advanced Studies in Basic Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    375
    Founded
    1991
  62. For Engineering

    Kerman Medical University logo
  63. For Engineering

    Damghan University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    4,373
    Founded
    1989
  64. For Engineering

    Golestan University logo
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    2008
  65. For Engineering

    Imam Hossein University logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1986
  66. For Engineering

    Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences logo
    Founded
    1956
  67. For Engineering

    Baqiyatallah Medical Sciences University logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1994
  68. For Engineering

    Mazandaran University of Science and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1992
  69. For Engineering

    Shahid Sadoughi University of Medical Sciences and Health Services logo
    Enrollment
    5,610
    Founded
    1983
  70. For Engineering

    Tafresh University logo
    Enrollment
    1,834
    Founded
    1987
  71. For Engineering

    University of Bonab logo
    Enrollment
    2,089
    Founded
    2004
  72. For Engineering

    Acceptance Rate
    70%
    Enrollment
    9,273
    Founded
    1988
  73. For Engineering

    Islamic Azad University Central Tehran Branch logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1982
  74. For Engineering

    Allameh Tabataba'i University logo
    Enrollment
    13,637
    Male:Female
    47:53
    Founded
    1984
  75. For Engineering

    Zanjan University of Medical Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    3,820
    Founded
    1987
  76. For Engineering

    Enrollment
    4,022
    Founded
    2005
  77. For Engineering

    Sirjan University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1992
  78. For Engineering

    Enrollment
    2,600
    Founded
    1946
  79. For Engineering

    Sari Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1974
  80. For Engineering

    Hamadan University of Medical Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1986
  81. For Engineering

    Islamic Azad University, Qazvin logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1992
  82. For Engineering

    Tabriz Islamic Art University logo
    Enrollment
    1,743
    Founded
    1999
  83. For Engineering

    Shomal University logo
    Enrollment
    6,000
    Founded
    1995
  84. For Engineering

    Babol University of Medical Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1985
  85. For Engineering

    University of Zabol logo
    Enrollment
    15,000
    Founded
    1979
  86. For Engineering

    Qazvin University of Medical Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    2,000
    Founded
    1983
  87. For Engineering

    University of Applied Science and Technology logo
    Enrollment
    780,067
    Founded
    1992
  88. For Engineering

    Ardabil University of Medical Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    3,398
    Founded
    1993
  89. For Engineering

    Lorestan University of Medical Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    2,929
    Male:Female
    35:65
    Founded
    1989
  90. For Engineering

    Bushehr University of Medical Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1983
  91. For Engineering

    Urmia University of Medical Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1986
  92. For Engineering

    Arak University of Medical Sciences logo
    Founded
    1986
  93. For Engineering

    Enrollment
    4,000
    Founded
    1989
  94. For Engineering

    Kashan University of Medical Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    3,039
    Founded
    1986
  95. For Engineering

    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    2007
  96. For Engineering

    Islamic Azad University, Tabriz logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1982
  97. For Engineering

    Birjand University of Medical Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    3,300
    Founded
    1985
  98. For Engineering

    Enrollment
    1,655
    Founded
    1964
  99. For Engineering

    Enrollment
    2,494
    Founded
    1986
  100. For Engineering

    Islamic Azad University of Mashhad logo
    Acceptance Rate
    50%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1982

The best cities to study Engineering in Iran based on the number of universities and their ranks are Shirvan, Tehran, Isfahan, and Tabriz.