University of Tehran

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About University of Tehran

According to Wikipedia, The University of Tehran is the most prominent university located in Tehran, Iran. Based on its historical, socio-cultural, and political pedigree, as well as its research and teaching profile, UT has been nicknamed "The Mother University of Iran" . In international rankings, UT has been ranked as one of the best universities in the Middle East and is among the top universities of the world. It is also the premier knowledge producing institute among all OIC countries. The university offers more than 111 bachelor's degree programs, 177 master's degree programs, and 156 PhD. programs. Many of the departments were absorbed into the University of Tehran from the Dar al-Funun established in 1851 and the Tehran School of Political Sciences established in 1899.

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What Is University of Tehran Known For?

University of Tehran is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

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Who Are University of Tehran's Most Influential Alumni?

University of Tehran's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Political Science, Religious Studies, and Education. Here are some of University of Tehran's most famous alumni:

Lotfi A. Zadeh
Lotfi A. Zadeh
An Electrical engineer and computer scientist.
Shirin Ebadi
Shirin Ebadi
An Iranian lawyer, human rights activist, and Nobel Peace Prize recipient.
Mohammad Beheshti
An Iranian cleric, one of the leading figures of the 1979 Iranian Revolution.
Mousa Ghaninejad
Mousa Ghaninejad
An Iranian economist.
Ali Javan
Ali Javan
An Iranian-American Physicist.
William Chittick
William Chittick
An American philosopher, writer and translator.
Akbar Ganji
Akbar Ganji
An Iranian journalist.
Ehsan Yarshater
Ehsan Yarshater
An Iranian historian and linguist .
Mehdi Golshani
An Iranian physicist.
Mostafa Mohaghegh Damad
Mostafa Mohaghegh Damad
An Iranian cleric.
Caro Lucas
Caro Lucas
An Iranian scientist.
Ali-Akbar Dehkhoda
A Lexicographer, Linguist and Satirist .

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