Islamic Azad University - North Tehran BranchUniversity


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Foundation: 1985

Mission: Information not localized

Vision: With the aim of promoting the education and training both quantitatively and qualitatively, Islamic Azad University - North Tehran Branch has attempted to achieve the following goals/objectives: Developing research grounds, reinforcing the communication with industrial sector, developing relations with local and overseas universities, operating research and technology research centers, developing applied, fundamental, and knowledge-based research, developing interdisciplinary fields, providing the grounds/paving the way for decreasing reliance on the students’ tuitions and providing new financial resources. This branch has encouraged research activities, developing knowledge, and designing/planning creative activities, and it has made efforts to facilitate the economic, cultural, and social developments in the country. The prevailing circumstances governing the university’s atmosphere is based on guiding the students, and a constant cooperation and interaction between the students, staff, and professors, based on the values such as believing in God, work ethics, occupational conscience, respecting human rights and dignity, honesty, self-sacrifice, creativity and innovation, rule-centeredness, spreading justice and meritocracy.



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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 area

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 635th33rd12th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 980th157th72nd
Chemistry 813th170th75th
Computer Science 656th91st29th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 570th90th34th
Energy 641st150th64th
Engineering 619th122nd51st
Environmental Science 727th172nd82nd
Mathematics 673rd144th50th
Medicine 870th157th68th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 959th185th72nd

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.

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