Hakim Sabzevari University

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Coordinates: 36°17′54″N 57°40′51″E / 36.298335°N 57.680944°E / 36.298335; 57.680944

Hakim Sabzevari University
دانشگاه حکیم سبزواری
Type Public
Established 1986
Chancellor Dr. Ali Asghar Molavi
Academic staff
Location Sabzevar, Khorasan Razavi, Iran
Website hsu.ac.ir/en/

Hakim Sabzevari University (HSU) (Persian: دانشگاه حکیم سبزواری‎) is one of the largest public university in Razavi Khorasan province, Iran. It was established in 1987 as a branch of Tarbiat Moallem University of Tehran but later became independent and then was renamed to Hakim Sabzevari University, after Hadi Sabzevari, a prominent Iranian philosopher and theologian. HSU offers 139 bachelors, masters, and Ph.D. programs to more than 10,000 students studying under about 260 faculty members.[1] According to the Islamic World Science Citation Center statistics, HSU is ranked 41st in Iran amongst other universities of Ministry of Science, Research and Technology.[2] The university currently consists of 10 Faculties including:

  • Faculty of Letters and Humanities,
  • Faculty of Science,
  • Faculty of Techniques and Engineering,
  • Faculty of Architecture and Urbanism,
  • Faculty of Sports Sciences,
  • Faculty of Electrical and Computer Engineering,
  • Faculty of Theology and Islamic Studies,
  • Faculty of Geography and Environmental Sciences,
  • Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science.
  • Faculty of Petroleum and Petrochemical Engineering,[1]


Sports Facilities: indoor swimming pool, indoor sports hall for bodybuilding, volleyball, basketball, table tennis, futsal and artificial turf fields.

Amenities: student dormitories and cafeterias(capacity 1800), health & counseling centers, bookstores, bakery, supermarket chain and...

Scientific facilities and research: laboratory equipment and advanced workshops.

Former Chancellors[edit]

  • Dr Mohammad Ali Talebi (1986-1988)
  • Dr Hassan Alamolhodaei (1988-1993)
  • Dr Abbas Mohammadian (1993-1995)
  • Mohammad Hossein Amanpour (1995-1995 [6 months])
  • Dr Mohsen Haddad Sabzevar (1995-2002)
  • Dr Abolfazl Alavi (2002-2005)
  • Dr Abbas Mohammadian (2005-2013)
  • Dr Javad Haddadnia (2013-2017)

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b "معرفی اجمالی دانشگاه". HSU. Archived from the original on 9 January 2013. Retrieved 9 January 2013.
  2. ^ "Universities and Research Centers of Ministry of Science, Research and Technology". ISC. Archived from the original on 9 February 2012. Retrieved 9 February 2012.

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