Allameh Tabataba'i University: Statistics



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Position Category
#2125 of 14,131 In the World
#622 of 5,830 In Asia
#19 of 310 In Iran
#10 of 37 In Tehran
#276 of 1,011 For Supply Chain Management
Top50% For 47 other topics
Subject rankings

Quick Review

Male:Female Ratio
Highest Degree
Acceptance rate

* Allameh Tabataba'i University is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because the university has programs where applicants only need to meet admission requirements to enroll and don't necessarily compete with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsBA/BSc: Secondary School Certificate and/or High School Diploma; MA/MSc: relevant BA./BSc; PhD: relevant MA/MSc
Academic CalendarOctober to June
Full time employee644
Student:staff ratio21:1

Research profile

Allameh Tabataba'i University has published 6,123 scientific papers with 26,867 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Computer Science, Psychology, Medicine, Political Science, Philosophy, Law, Mathematics, Business, and Sociology.


Allameh Tabataba'i University majors

by publication & citation count

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
4,473 / 20,032
Computer Science
3,136 / 18,987
3,081 / 9,954
2,867 / 8,289
Political Science
2,669 / 14,091
2,592 / 12,296
2,528 / 13,978
2,474 / 14,045
2,329 / 14,559
2,217 / 6,016
2,188 / 9,209
Environmental Science
2,130 / 10,359
1,677 / 7,142
1,609 / 13,650
1,606 / 6,923
1,510 / 7,729
Social Psychology
1,500 / 6,071
1,421 / 3,741
1,394 / 8,135
Geography and Cartography
1,346 / 5,047
Clinical Psychology
1,267 / 3,276
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
1,141 / 10,702
Child Psychology
1,097 / 2,312
Machine Learning
1,079 / 7,826
1,073 / 3,639
1,015 / 5,505
Quantum and Particle physics
1,011 / 5,357
955 / 3,555
892 / 5,655
888 / 2,713
874 / 4,815
848 / 8,285
Art & Design
773 / 1,396
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
751 / 1,497
751 / 3,742
Public Health
739 / 2,281
699 / 4,058
693 / 2,222
684 / 1,689
Math Teachers
671 / 1,720

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1992 0 1
1993 1 1
1994 2 2
1995 0 1
1996 0 0
1997 1 0
1998 4 0
1999 7 1
2000 4 0
2001 4 2
2002 8 3
2003 4 6
2004 7 12
2005 9 11
2006 17 21
2007 24 28
2008 34 48
2009 58 58
2010 110 116
2011 205 245
2012 201 381
2013 231 609
2014 321 844
2015 389 1126
2016 455 1273
2017 593 1625
2018 604 1983
2019 706 2717
2020 863 3428
2021 738 4995
2022 418 5152
Academic rankings


International studetns Undergraduate, 1500,00; Master's, 3000,00; PhD, 5000,00 (USD)

Allameh Tabataba'i University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by Allameh Tabataba'i University.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design Yes Yes Yes
Biology No No No
Business Yes Yes Yes
Chemistry No No No
Computer Science Yes Yes Yes
Economics Yes Yes Yes
Engineering No No No
Environmental Science No No No
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes Yes
Mathematics Yes Yes Yes
Medicine No No No
Physics No No No
Psychology Yes Yes Yes
Karshenasi (Bachelor's degree) Accountancy, Agricultural Economics, Arabic, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Chinese, Clinical Psychology, Communication Studies, Economics, Education, Education of the Gifted, Education of the Handicapped, Educational Administration, Educational and Student Counselling, Educational Psychology, Educational Sciences, Educational Technology, English, French, Hotel Management, Industrial Management, Information Sciences, Information Technology, Insurance, Islamic Theology, Journalism, Koran, Law, Library Science, Literature, Management, Persian, Philosophy, Political Sciences, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Psychology, Public Administration, Public Relations, Russian, Social Sciences, Social Welfare, Social Work, Spanish, Special Education, Statistics, Taxation, Theology, Tourism, Translation and Interpretation, Turkish
Karshenasi Arshad (Master's degree) Accountancy, Actuarial Science, Arabic, Civil Law, Classical Languages, Clinical Psychology, Communication Studies, Comparative Literature, Computer Science, Contemporary History, Criminal Law, Criminology, Cultural Studies, Curriculum, Demography and Population, Development Studies, E-Business/Commerce, Economics, Education, Education of the Gifted, Educational Administration, Educational Psychology, Educational Sciences, Educational Technology, Finance, Foreign Languages Education, Human Resources, Industrial Management, Information Management, Information Sciences, Information Technology, Insurance, International and Comparative Education, International Relations and Diplomacy, Islamic Theology, Journalism, Koran, Law, Library Science, Linguistics, Literature, Logic, Management, Persian, Philosophy, Physical Education, Political Sciences, Preschool Education, Private Law, Psychology, Psychometrics, Public Administration, Public Law, Regional Planning, Regional Studies, Religious Education, Social Welfare, Social Work, Sociology, Sports, Sports Management, Sports Medicine, Town Planning, Translation and Interpretation, Women's Studies
Doctorate Accountancy, Administration, Arabic, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Commercial Law, Communication Studies, Criminal Law, Criminology, Curriculum, Econometrics, Economics, Education of the Gifted, Educational Administration, Educational Psychology, Educational Sciences, Educational Technology, Engineering Management, Finance, Foreign Languages Education, Higher Education, Human Resources, Industrial and Organizational Psychology, International Economics, International Law, International Relations and Diplomacy, Islamic Theology, Koran, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Marketing, Operations Research, Persian, Philosophy, Philosophy of Education, Political Sciences, Private Law, Psychology, Psychometrics, Public Law, Religious Education, Social Welfare, Social Work, Sociology, Sports Management, Statistics, Tourism, Translation and Interpretation

Allameh Tabataba'i University alumni

  1. Mohammad Ebrahim Hemmat

    Mohammad Ebrahim Hemmat
    Born in
    Iran Flag Iran
    1955-1984 (aged 29)
    military personnel

    Mohammad Ebrahim Hemmat was a teacher and an Iranian military leader. He was one of the highest ranking officers of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps during the Iran-Iraq War. In 1982, he spent a few months fighting against Israel during the 1982 Lebanon War. He then returned to Iran and held commanding roles in several missions during the Iran-Iraq War. He was killed in March 1984 in Operation Kheibar.

  2. Nasser Hejazi

    Nasser Hejazi
    Born in
    Iran Flag Iran
    1949-2011 (aged 62)
    association football managerpoliticianassociation football player

    Nasser Hejazi, nicknamed "the legendary Iranian goalkeeper", was an Iranian football player and coach who most notably played for Esteghlal (Taj).

  3. Alireza Dabir

    Alireza Dabir
    Born in
    Iran Flag Iran
    1977-.. (age 46)
    amateur wrestler

    Alireza Dabir is the President of Islamic Republic of Iran Wrestling Federation from July 2019. He is an Iranian champion freestyle wrestler. Dabir won a gold medal at the 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney, as well as the World Championship in 1998. He was a runner-up in 1999, 2001 and 2002. In the 2004 Athens Olympics, Dabir lost all of his matches by points while suffering a shoulder injury. He was a member of City Council of Tehran.

  4. Valiollah Seif

    Valiollah Seif
    Born in
    Iran Flag Iran
    1952-.. (age 71)

    Valiollah Seif is an Iranian banker. He was the governor of the Central Bank of Iran from 2013 until 2018.

All 14 notable alumni

Allameh Tabataba'i University faculties and divisions

Faculty : Communication Sciences Communication Studies, Journalism, Media Studies, Public Relations
Faculty : Economics Agricultural Economics, Business Administration, Economics, Industrial and Production Economics
Faculty : Law and Political Sciences Criminal Law, Criminology, International Law, International Relations and Diplomacy, Political Sciences, Private Law, Public Law
Faculty : Management and Accounting Accountancy, Business Administration, Industrial Management, Public Administration, Tourism
Faculty : Mathematical and Computer Sciences Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics
Faculty : Persian Literature and Foreign Languages Arabic, Chinese, Comparative Literature, English, French, Linguistics, Literature, Persian, Russian, Spanish, Translation and Interpretation, Turkish
Faculty : Physical Education and Sports Sciences Physical Education, Sports, Sports Management, Sports Medicine
Faculty : Psychology and Education Clinical Psychology, Curriculum, Education, Education of the Gifted, Educational Administration, Educational and Student Counselling, Educational Psychology, Educational Sciences, Educational Technology, Educational Testing and Evaluation, Information Sciences, Philosophy, Psychology, Psychometrics, Religious Education
Faculty : Social Sciences Cultural Studies, Social Policy, Social Sciences, Social Welfare, Social Work, Sociology, Women's Studies
Faculty : Theology and Islamic Knowlege Islamic Studies, Koran, Philosophy
Institute : ECO College of Insurance Actuarial Science, Insurance, Regional Studies
School : School of Graduate Studies Accountancy, Actuarial Science, Administration, Comparative Literature, Economics, Education, Educational Sciences, Insurance, International Relations and Diplomacy, Law, Linguistics, Management, Philosophy, Psychology, Social Welfare, Statistics, Tourism, Translation and Interpretation, Urban Studies, Vocational Counselling

General information

Alternative names ATU
دانشگاه علامه طباطبائی
Founded 1984
Accreditation Ministry of Science, Research and Technology (MSRT)

Location and contacts

Address P.O. Box 14155-8473 Dehkade-ye Olampik, West Hemmat Highway
Tehran, Tehran, 14896-84511
City population 8,694,000

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