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University By Administrative Region In Iran

There are total 308(approx) officially recognized/accredited universities or other higher educational institutions in Iran
Below is the count of universities offering a different course in Iran

Area Of StudyUniversity Count
Total Universities In Iran308
Arts & Humanities75
Business & Social Sciences69
Language & Cultural47
Medicine & Health67
Engineering93
Science112
Universities Offering All Courses16
Ardabil (4)
Bushehr (3)
Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari (2)
East Azerbaijan (15)
Fars (25)
Gilan (6)
Golestan (7)
Hamadan (7)
Hormozgan (4)
Ilam (4)
Isfahan (22)
Kerman (15)
Kermanshah (4)
Khuzestan (18)
Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad (4)
Kurdistan (4)
Lorestan (5)
Markazi (10)
Mazandaran (17)
North Khorasan (7)
Qazvin (5)
Qom (8)
Razavi Khorasan (20)
Semnan (12)
Sistan and Baluchestan (9)
South Khorasan (5)
Tehran (44)
West Azerbaijan (6)
Yazd (10)
Zanjan (6)

Higher Education Snapshot of Iran

  • University Overview of Iran

    At present, there are 308 officially represented higher education institution in the Iran, which may be offering any one or all degrees such as PreBachelor, Bachelor, Master or Doctoral degree
  • Private Vs Public University in Iran

    Out of 308 officially recognized institution there are 131 (public + public state) Public university, 138 Private university and 0 as public private partnership. Rest institution of Iran has not been reported yet

    collegeWikipedia states that private institutions in Iran are at majority which holds upto 58% of total university

  • Profitable Vs Non-Profit University in Iran

    Out of 308 officially recognized institution there are 149 non profitable in nature, whereas 12 are profit making universities. Rest institution of Iran has not been reported yet

    collegeWikipedia states that non-profitable institutions in Iran are at majority which holds upto 48% of total university

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