Shahed University (Persian: دانشگاه شاهد) was founded in 1990. The university started its activities by accepting 165 students in seven branches in 1991. It now has 8000 students in 68 branches, eight colleges, and seven research institutions.
University of Shahed
Motto in English
|University of Merits|
Shahed University is in the capital city of Tehran. The main campus is in the southern part of Tehran along the Persian Gulf Freeway.
Campus and student lifeEdit
The campus hosts headquarters offices, women's dormitories, a central library and faculties of humanities, engineering, sciences and agriculture. Its medical colleges and training hospitals, the Art college, the Nursing and Midwifery Faculty, the Dental college and research centers are in the Central Tehran.
Shahed University offers three dormitories and is equipped with a pool, a football field, and a volleyball and basketball hall. Each faculty offers its own library, plus a central library near the Humanities and Management College. Students can enjoy their free time at the cafeteria near the Engineering college, separated for males and females. A Mahdie (Prayer Center) is available to both genders and is open at all times.
Mostafa Khomeini Hospital (in the city center) is under Shahed university supervision (Faculty of Medicine).
- College of Agriculture
- College of Engineering
- College of Fundamental Sciences
- College of Human Sciences
- College of Medicine
- College of Dentistry
- College of Art
- College of Nursing and Midwifery
The College of Agriculture Science at Shahed University ranks in the top best three colleges of agriculture in Iran. A field is dedicated for the students to experiment on; each student gets a piece of land to work on and is graded in theoretical and practical aspects.
- Majors offered for Bachelor students (BSc): Soil Science - Horticultural Science - Agronomy and Plant Science - Medical Plant Science
- Majors offered for Master students (MSc): Pedology - Soil chemical Science - Soil Physics Science - Entomology - Plant Disease Science
Every year research papers including ISI journals are published by talented students and professors. Many graduates of this college have opportunities to continue their education in high level universities in developed countries.
- Biomedical Engineering (up to PhD)
- Electrical Engineering (four majors: Electronic, Communications and Power (all up to PhD) and Control (up to Msc)
- Civil Engineering (Bsc and Geotechnical Engineering (MSc) and Structure Engineering (MSc))
- Industrial Engineering (MSc and PhD)
- Computer Engineering and Information Technology (MSc)
College of Engineering eventsEdit
- 14th Iranian Conference on Biomedical Engineering
- 16th Iranian Conference on Electrical Engineering
Engineering Research and Technology CenterEdit
Shahed University has a center for engineering research and technology in Enghelab square in Tehran. It includes groups such as biomedical group, communication group and mechanical group.
Shahed University College of Medicine is at Karegare Shomali Nosrat Avenue no 115 in Tehran. The medical centers, educational and medical Mostafa Khomeini is a hospital in central Tehran. Mostafa Khomeini hospital has 220 beds and is in the Medical School of Shahed University.
- International Panacea Journal of Engineering and Technology
- Journal of Basic & Clinical Psychopathology
- Journal of Communication Engineering
- Journal of Electric Power & Energy Conversion Systems
- Journal of Quality Engineering and Production Optimization
- دانشور پزشكي Scope: Medicinal Sciences
- روانشناسی بالینی و شخصیت Scope: Clinical Psychology & Personality
- راهبردهای بازرگانی Scope: Commercial Strategies
- مطالعات اسلام Scope: Islam Related Studies
- پژوهش نامه علم سنجی Scope: Educational Progress Rating
- اخلاق و فرهنگ در پرستاری و مامائی Accepts papers in English as wellScope: Ethics & Culture in Nursing and Midwifery
- دانش زراعت Scope: Agronomy Sciences
- پژوهش های آموزش و یادگیری Scope: Training and Learning Researches
- نگاره Accepts papers in English as well Scope: Art
- ادبیات مقاومت Scope: Resistance Literature
- English website
- Official website
- "Iran (Islamic Republic of) | Ranking Web of Universities". www.webometrics.info. Retrieved 2016-09-04.