Copper League
Ferdowsi University of Masshad

Iran

Ferdowsi University of Masshad, Vakilabad Hwy, Mashhad 9177948974, Iran

495 World
rank
7 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1949
Short name:
FUM
Type:
Private
Students:
22710
Faculty:
760
Faculty/Students Ratio:
30
:
1
Web-site:
www.en.um.ac.ir
Region:
Asia
Location:
Mashhad
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 495 41.267
Teaching 350 51.58
Research 548 31.223
International Diversity 550 29.1
Financial Sustainability 536 42.62
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 404 41.354
Research Perfomance Rankings 589 28.315
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TEACHING
World Rank: 350
Country rank: 5
Score: 51.58
League: Bronze League
Dimension
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name
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weight
40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 548
Country rank: 6
Score: 31.223
League: World League
Dimension
weight
Indicator
name
Indicator
weight
40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 550
Country rank: 1
Score: 29.1
League: World League
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weight
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name
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10 %
Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 536
Country rank: 7
Score: 42.62
League: World League
Dimension
weight
Indicator
name
Indicator
weight
10 %
Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

At present Ferdowsi University of Mashhad with more than six decades of experience in education and research has almost 15304 Bachelor students, 4219 Masters students, 1175 Ph.D. students and about 700 academic staff, is one of the most creditable universities in the Islamic Republic of Iran.

Mission Statement

As a comprehensive university in the North-East of the country and by having excellent scientific poles, adhering to high Islamic principles, observing its professional ethics, continuous improvement and by reliance on its efficient social and human resources, Ferdowsi university of Mashhad attempts to train committed, creative, professional scholars and entrepreneurs who will fulfill the societies needs. It promotes the society`s rich culture and tries to produce and promote valuable knowledge at national as well as international levels benefiting from advanced technologies and international standards and with reinforcing Copperation with other scientific and cultural institutions.