Silver League
Sharif University of Technology

Iran

Sharif University of Technology, Azadi St. Tehr?n Iran, Iran

289 World
rank
2 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1966
Short name:
SUT
Type:
Public
Students:
10980
Faculty:
590
Faculty/Students Ratio:
19
:
1
Web-site:
www.sharif.edu
Region:
Asia
Location:
Tehran
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 289 56.472
Teaching 231 60.795
Research 302 54.648
International Diversity 585 24.919
Financial Sustainability 278 65.98
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 219 67.985
Research Perfomance Rankings 379 48.662
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TEACHING
World Rank: 231
Country rank: 4
Score: 60.795
League: Silver League
Dimension
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name
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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: 302
Country rank: 1
Score: 54.648
League: Bronze League
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weight
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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: 585
Country rank: 2
Score: 24.919
League: World League
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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: 278
Country rank: 3
Score: 65.98
League: Silver League
Dimension
weight
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name
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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

Built upon a foundation of academic excellence, Sharif University of Technology is accredited with being one of the most outstanding technological centers in Iran and the Middle East and has established a commendable reputation for itself among the intellectual circles of Iran and worldwide academia. As an institute of higher learning, Sharif University of Technology plays a unique role in the country's affairs by keeping pace with the latest advancements in science and technology at an international level.

Mission Statement

The fundamental aims of Sharif University of Technology are three. The first is the creation of an institution where students can be instructed in both theoretical and applied sciences with special emphasis on the particular needs of the society. The second is to teach students the advanced knowledge and techniques required to participate in the fields of engineering and technology and to cultivate them into creative engineers, good scientists and innovative technologists. The third is to educate engineers who are ready to be employed, who contribute significantly to their jobs, who have a strong sense of public responsibility and a desire to continue to learn.