Tehran University of Medical Sciences *University


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Foundation: 1851

Mission: Our mission is to educate students at all levels and disciplines of the medical sciences in accordance with the highest educational standards. We educate future medical doctors, dentists, pharmacists, and health scientists to work in diverse communities.

Vision: Our vision is to become an internationally recognized university that will draw international students, fellows and researchers from all around the world.


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Overall percentile
Research percentile
Innovation percentile
Societal percentile

Evolution of the institution

The following data gives a quick reading on the scientific performance in the last years. The research ranking refers to the volume, impact and quality of the institution's research output. The innovation ranking is calculated on the number of patent applications of the institution and the citations that its research output receives from patents. Finally, the societal ranking is based on the number of pages of the institution's website and the number of backlinks and mentions from social networks.

Compared to its context

The result of the evaluation of the institution can be compared to obtain a view of the country, the region to which it belongs and the institutions of the world, placing it in their respective positions.

Compared to All sectors (percentiles)
Compared to Universities sector (percentiles)

Ranks by Subject areas/categories

We have divided the scientific output of the institution into 19 large areas of knowledge and the following table shows only the ranks in different territorial domains achieved by the institution in each of the areas. For an institution to have a presence in an area, it is necessary that it exceed in the last year a minimum output threshold equivalent to twice the percentage that this area represents in the world. If you need scientific indicators on these areas visit Scopus and/or SciVal.

AreaWorldMiddle EastIran
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +2037th78th18th
Arts and Humanities 1248th27th2nd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 863rd10th1st
Business, Management and Accounting 1783rd126th27th
Chemistry 1930th77th25th
Computer Science 2124th119th22nd
Dentistry 71st3rd2nd
Earth and Planetary Sciences +1711th46th16th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 690th20th8th
Energy 1020th54th17th
Engineering +1151st33rd9th
Environmental Science 1766th80th31st
Mathematics 2637th212th49th
Medicine +113th1st1st
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 89th4th2nd
Physics and Astronomy 1469th50th14th
Psychology 357th6th1st
Social Sciences +1001st23rd3rd
Veterinary 441st29th8th

Publishing profile

These are the journals used by the institution's researchers to publish their work in the last year. The size of each circle represents the value of the SJR of the publication, and its spatial position represents its subject matter.

This visualizatión allows you to identify the knowledge areas where the institution has published, recognize the prestige of the scientific journals in which the institution knowledge has been published, and identify predominant scientific communities.

Where is the institution located?

  • Government
  • Health
  • Universities
  • Companies
  • Non-Profit
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