20 Best universities for Engineering in Tehran

Below is the list of best universities in Tehran ranked based on their research performance in Engineering. A graph of 1.32M citations received by 82.9K academic papers made by 20 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 Engineering

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

2. Sharif University of Technology

For Engineering

#3 in Iran
#76 in Asia
Enrollment
8,935
Male:Female
66:34
Founded
1965

3. Amirkabir University of Technology

For Engineering

#4 in Iran
#86 in Asia
Enrollment
12,468
Founded
1958

4. Iran University of Science and Technology

For Engineering

#5 in Iran
#98 in Asia
Enrollment
9,000
Founded
1929

5. Tarbiat Modares University

For Engineering

#7 in Iran
#129 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
9,270
Founded
1982

6. Khaje Nasir Toosi University of Technology

For Engineering

#10 in Iran
#175 in Asia
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1928

7. Shahid Beheshti University

For Engineering

#12 in Iran
#263 in Asia
Enrollment
11,500
Founded
1959

8. Tehran University of Medical Sciences

For Engineering

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

9. Petroleum University of Technology

For Engineering

#35 in Iran
#593 in Asia
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1939

10. Shahid Rajaee Teacher Training University

For Engineering

#39 in Iran
#664 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1980

11. Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences

For Engineering

#40 in Iran
#682 in Asia
Enrollment
13,366
Founded
1960

12. Shahed University

For Engineering

#43 in Iran
#743 in Asia
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1990

13. Kharazmi University

For Engineering

#45 in Iran
#758 in Asia
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1919

14. Alzahra University

For Engineering

#50 in Iran
#854 in Asia
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1964

15. Islamic Azad University, South Tehran

For Engineering

#58 in Iran
#937 in Asia
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1982

16. Imam Hossein University

For Engineering

#66 in Iran
#1139 in Asia
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1986

17. Baqiyatallah Medical Sciences University

For Engineering

#68 in Iran
#1206 in Asia
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1994

18. Islamic Azad University Central Tehran Branch

For Engineering

#73 in Iran
#1387 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1982

19. Allameh Tabataba'i University

For Engineering

#74 in Iran
#1389 in Asia
Enrollment
13,637
Male:Female
47:53
Founded
1984

20. University of Applied Science and Technology

For Engineering

#84 in Iran
#1800 in Asia
Enrollment
780,067
Founded
1992

Universities for Engineering near Tehran

Distance, km
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University
Country rank
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City
136 University of Qom 53
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Qom
142 Imam Khomeini International University 33
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Qazvin
149 Babol Noshirvani University of Technology 20
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Babol
157 University of Mazandaran 32
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Babolsar
183 Semnan University 14
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Semnan
189 University of Kashan 13
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Kashan
230 University of Guilan 15
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Rasht
239 Islamic Azad University of Arak 59
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Arak
240 Arak University 38
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Arak
284 Bu-Ali Sina University 23
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Hamadan