List of 37 best universities in Tehran

We ranked 37 best universities in Tehran based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 3.72M citations received by 270K publications made by 37 universities in Tehran, measured the popularity of 629 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

#1 in Tehran
#1 in Iran
#49 in Asia
Enrollment
52,588
Founded
1934
#2 in Tehran
#3 in Iran
#87 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
14,440
Male:Female
39:61
Founded
1934
#3 in Tehran
#4 in Iran
#145 in Asia
Enrollment
8,935
Male:Female
66:34
Founded
1965
#4 in Tehran
#5 in Iran
#174 in Asia
Enrollment
12,468
Founded
1958
#5 in Tehran
#6 in Iran
#175 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
9,270
Founded
1982
#6 in Tehran
#7 in Iran
#202 in Asia
Enrollment
13,366
Founded
1960
#7 in Tehran
#8 in Iran
#213 in Asia
Enrollment
11,500
Founded
1959
#8 in Tehran
#9 in Iran
#221 in Asia
Enrollment
9,000
Founded
1929
#9 in Tehran
#18 in Iran
#424 in Asia
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1928
#10 in Tehran
#21 in Iran
#664 in Asia
Enrollment
13,637
Male:Female
47:53
Founded
1984
#11 in Tehran
#22 in Iran
#726 in Asia
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1919
#12 in Tehran
#24 in Iran
#743 in Asia
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1964
#13 in Tehran
#35 in Iran
#1056 in Asia
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1990
#14 in Tehran
#37 in Iran
#1116 in Asia
Enrollment
780,067
Founded
1992
#15 in Tehran
#45 in Iran
#1253 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1982
#16 in Tehran
#47 in Iran
#1274 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1980
#17 in Tehran
#49 in Iran
#1334 in Asia
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1986
#18 in Tehran
#52 in Iran
#1393 in Asia
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1994
#19 in Tehran
#53 in Iran
#1418 in Asia
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1939
#20 in Tehran
#54 in Iran
#1426 in Asia
Enrollment
1,800
Founded
1952
#21 in Tehran
#56 in Iran
#1436 in Asia
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1982
#22 in Tehran
#103 in Iran
#2504 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
81%
Founded
1942
#23 in Tehran
#131 in Iran
#2939 in Asia
Enrollment
12,000
Founded
1983
#24 in Tehran
#132 in Iran
#2972 in Asia
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
2001
#25 in Tehran
#136 in Iran
#3070 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1982
#26 in Tehran
#144 in Iran
#3255 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
26%
Enrollment
4,590
Founded
1980
#27 in Tehran
#150 in Iran
#3457 in Asia
Founded
1989
#28 in Tehran
#152 in Iran
#3476 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
2003
#29 in Tehran
#154 in Iran
#3491 in Asia
Enrollment
156,953
Founded
1995
#30 in Tehran
#161 in Iran
#3813 in Asia
Enrollment
87
Founded
1986
#31 in Tehran
#179 in Iran
#4217 in Asia
Founded
1985
#32 in Tehran
#188 in Iran
#4358 in Asia
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2006
#33 in Tehran
#224 in Iran
#4767 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
55%
Founded
2001
#35 in Tehran
#242 in Iran
#4985 in Asia
Enrollment
104
Male:Female
76:24
Founded
2014
#36 in Tehran
#265 in Iran
#5200 in Asia
Founded
1993
#37 in Tehran
#290 in Iran
#5453 in Asia

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