Allameh Tabataba'i University: Statistics



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Position Category
#2192 of 14,131 In the World
#657 of 5,830 In Asia
#21 of 310 In Iran
#10 of 37 In Tehran
#266 of 1,003 For Supply Chain Management
Top50% For 48 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 6,773 scientific papers with 32,409 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
4,961 / 24,578
Computer Science
3,499 / 23,603
3,349 / 12,792
3,090 / 11,446
Political Science
2,972 / 17,073
2,846 / 15,800
2,814 / 16,956
2,737 / 19,103
2,606 / 18,799
2,417 / 8,123
Environmental Science
2,404 / 14,313
2,379 / 11,842
1,875 / 11,001
1,852 / 18,096
1,787 / 10,659
1,717 / 10,824
Social Psychology
1,665 / 8,025
Geography and Cartography
1,552 / 7,435
1,534 / 4,914
1,512 / 10,078
Clinical Psychology
1,329 / 3,997
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
1,254 / 13,319
Machine Learning
1,223 / 12,475
1,218 / 5,375
Child Psychology
1,155 / 3,007
1,150 / 8,583
Quantum and Particle physics
1,137 / 7,730
1,079 / 5,268
984 / 8,225
973 / 6,708
947 / 3,435
945 / 11,332
Art & Design
860 / 1,845
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
838 / 2,003
831 / 5,299
816 / 4,482
802 / 3,345
Public Health
779 / 3,077
Math Teachers
730 / 2,030
Development Studies
728 / 3,210

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 0
1992 0 1
1993 1 1
1994 2 1
1995 0 1
1996 0 0
1997 1 0
1998 4 0
1999 7 2
2000 4 0
2001 4 2
2002 7 4
2003 4 5
2004 7 12
2005 11 12
2006 19 18
2007 25 25
2008 43 48
2009 72 71
2010 132 134
2011 211 292
2012 214 416
2013 240 658
2014 350 934
2015 408 1202
2016 490 1370
2017 633 1688
2018 651 2252
2019 761 2947
2020 915 3691
2021 736 4719
2022 472 5492
2023 332 5757
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 an Iranian military leader and teacher. 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 action on March 1984 in Operation Kheibar.

  2. Nasser Hejazi

    Nasser Hejazi
    Born in
    Iran Flag Iran
    1949-2011 (aged 62)
    association football playerpoliticianassociation football manager

    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 47)
    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. He was a member of City Council of Tehran.

  4. Valiollah Seif

    Valiollah Seif
    Born in
    Iran Flag Iran
    1952-.. (age 72)

    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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