Department of Accounting

Preparing experts in the area of planning and supervision of financial and accounting affairs for private and public institutions is the main aim of the Department of Accounting. The country's critical need for financial, accounting and auditing experts, the importance of precise control of income and expenditures and also designing and executing advanced accounting models are some of the reasons for which this field of study was established at the Ferdowsi University of Mashhad.

The Master's programs for accounting and auditing were established in 2004. The main aim of these programs is to train experts for teaching the Accounting Science in educational and research institutions.

The Ph.D. program has been established in 2013 to prepare highly motivated experts needed by institutions of higher education and research organizations.More

Head of the Department of Accounting
Mahdi_Moradi
Mahdi Moradi
Associate Proffesor
Depatment of Accounting
mhi_moradi@um.ac.ir
 +985138805325

Concentration areas offered by the Department of Accounting
 Areas Bachelor's Master's  Ph.D
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Academic staff

Mohammad Reza Abbaszadeh
Associate Professor
Mohammad Ali Bagherpour Velashani
Associate Professor
Reza Hesarzadeh
Assistant Professor
Behzad Kardan
Assistant Professor
Mahmoud Lari Dashtbayaz
Assistant Professor
Amir Agha Miri Mosavi
Lecturer
Mahdi Moradi
Professor
Farzaneh Nassir Zadeh
Associate Professor
Mohammad Javad Saei
Assistant Professor
Mahdi Salehi
Associate Professor
Mohammad Hossein Vadiei Nowghabi
Associate Professor

Research

Recent journal articles

Salehi, M., , & (2018). The effect of reporting quality on stock returns of listed companies on the Tehran Stock Exchange. International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management, 67 (1), 4-19.
Salehi, M., , & (2018). Earnings quality and managerial access to debt financing: empirical evidence from Iran. Journal of Economic and Administrative Sciences, 34 (1), 48-70.
Salehi, M., Lari Dashtbayaz, M., & (2018). The effect of CEO tenure and specialization on timely audit reports of Iranian listed companies. Management Decision, 56 (2), 311-328.
Salehi, M., , & (2018). The effect of characteristics of audit committee and board on corporate profitability in Iran. Journal of Economic and Administrative Sciences, 34 (1), 71-88.
Sadeghloo, T., Sojasi Qeidari, H., Salehi, M., & Jalali, A. (2018). Obstacles and methods of financing for the development of local entrepreneurship in Iran. International Journal of Development Issues, 17 (1), 114-138.
Salehi, M., , & (2018). The relation between corporate governance mechanisms, executive compensation and audit fees: Evidence from Iran. Management Research Review, 41 (8), 939-967.
Doryab, B., & Salehi, M. (2018). Modeling and forecasting abnormal stock returns using the nonlinear Grey Bernoulli model. Journal of Economics, Finance and Administrative Science, 23 (1), 95-112.
Salehi, M., & N. Dehnavi (2018). Audit report forecast: an application of nonlinear grey Bernoulli model. Grey Systems: Theory and Application, 8 (3), 295-311.
Nassir Zadeh, F., Salehi, M., & H. Shabestari (2018). The relationship between corporate governance mechanisms and internet financial reporting in Iran. Corporate Governance, 18 (4), 1-22.
Salman, F., Salehi, M., & Al-maliki, H. (2018). The effect of Islamic sacred months on stock prices in Iran and Iraq Stock Exchanges. ISRA International Journal of Islamic Finance, 10 (1), 111-119.
Hesarzadeh, R. (2018). Corporate reporting readability and regulatory review risk. Baltic Journal of Management, 13 (4), 488-507.
Salehi, M., Hoda Majbouri Yazdi, & Mohammad Nekoei (2018). the effect of communication capabilities of suppliers and external green integration on the green and financial performance in Iran. Qualitative Research in Financial Markets, 10 (3), 309-323.
Salehi, M., Lari Dashtbayaz, M., & S. Mohammadi Moghadam (2018). The relationship between management characteristics and firm innovation. International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management, 67 (7), 1113-1131.
Salehi, M., Bahman Jamalikazemini, & Shayan Farhangdoust (2018). Board compensation and disclosure quality: Corporate governance interference. Contaduria y Administracion, 63 (4), 1-30.
Mahmoud Mousavi Shiri, Salehi, M., Fatemeh Abbasi, & Shayan Farhangdoust (2018). Family ownership and financial reporting quality: Iranian evidence. Journal of Family Business Management, 8 (3), 339-356.
, -., Kardan, B., & Salehi, M. (2018). The relationship between cash holdings, investment opportunities and financial constraint with audit fees. Asian Journal of Accounting Research, 3 (1), 15-27.
Salehi, M., Lari Dashtbayaz, M., & Sohila Khorashadizadeh (2018). Corporate social responsibility and future financial performance Evidence from Tehran Stock Exchange. EuroMed Journal of Business, 13 (3), 351-371.
Salehi, M., & Marziyeh Farzaneh (2018). The impact of board’s human capital on the relationship between board’s characteristics and firm’s performance in Iran. International Journal of Learning and Intellectual Capital, 15 (4), 293-308.
Salehi, M., Mahmoudabady, M., & Adibian, M. (2018). The Relationship between Managerial Entrenchment, Earnings Management, and Firm Innovation. International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management, 67 (9), 2089-2107.
Salehi, M., Nasrin Ziba, & Ali Daemi Gah (2018). The relationship between cost stickiness and financial reporting quality in Tehran Stock Exchange. International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management, 67 (9), 1550-1565.
Hesarzadeh, R. (2018). Are the individual and collective roles of financial reporting quality measures the same? Evidence in the context of information uncertainty. Revista Espanola de Financiacion y Contabilidad, 48 (1), 1-44.
Ameneh Bazrafshan, & Hesarzadeh, R. (2018). Multiple directorships and managerial ability. European Journal of International Management, 18 (4), 1-23.
Abbaszadeh, M., Salehi, M., & Seyed Masoud Faiz (2018). Association of information technology and internal controls of Iranian state agencies. International Journal of Law and Management, 61 (1), 1-20.
Al-ahblee, H., Nassir Zadeh, F., & Salehi, M. (2018). The Distance between Auditor and Client. Al Kut Journal of Economics Administrative Sciences, 2 (30), 213-234.
Almansoori, M., Moradi, M., & Salehi, M. (2018). Accounting Conservatism and Long-Run Stock Return: Some Evidence of Initial Offering in Tehran Stock Exchange. Al-Qadisiyah Journal for Administrative and Economic Sciences, 3 (3), 1-12.

Recent theses and dissertations

Vakilian, M. (2018). A study of the effectiveness of internal controls (COSO) and provide a general guide to internal control structure commensurate with the companies size. , (Doctoral dissertation of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Asadzadeh Bonab, E. (2018). Investigating the degree of consistency of the personality type of accounting students to study and work in the accounting profession. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Mirshekari, S. (2018). the Relationship between Major Shareholders -Audit Firm. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Ahmadi, A. (2018). Identification the Error Source of Cash Flows Prediction and Comparison of Prediction Models. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Zangiabadi, M. (2018). Cognitive analytical model based on personality and situation interaction based on The relationship between dark personality (dark triad) and earnings management: The moderating role of ethical leadership style. , (Doctoral dissertation of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Behmanesh, M. (2018). Compilation of Theoretical Basis of Financial Reporting for Small and Medium Sized Entities in Iran. , (Doctoral dissertation of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Rostami, A. (2018). Developing internal auditors competency model. , (Doctoral dissertation of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Ghodoosian, R. (2018). A study of the dividend and cost sickness on benefit comparabilit with mediating role of political connections. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Mahmoudi Yekebaghi, R. (2018). Study the Use of Performance Measurement Systems in Public Sector (Case Study: Mashhad Municipality). , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Darvishi, M. (2018). A Review of Factors Affecting on Managers Budgetary Bias. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Teymoori, A. (2018). A study of the relationship between the auditor change and Audit Fees with the weakness of internal controls in downturn conditions.. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Asadi Kharkeshi, H. (2018). The role of class degradation of stock exchange listed companies in auditor's switching. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Ali, W. (2018). Investigation of the relationship between features changes of corporate governance and intellectual capital of accepted companies in stock exchange of Tehran and Iraq. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Shawal, H. (2018). A Comparative Study of the relationship between the board's characteristics of intellectual capital listed companies of Stock Exchange of Iran and Iraq. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Herez, Q. (2018). Investigation of Changes in Financial Statements on Audit Fees and Other Auditing Characteristics in Companies of the Stock Exchange of Iraq and Iran. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Hassoon, F. (2018). Basis Change in Accounting of Public Section; Adversities Ahea (Case study: Executive Administrations in the city of Diwaniyah, Iraq). , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Alqarahghouli, A. (2018). The ethical behavior of big taxpayers from a postmodern moral point of view in Iraq-Baghdad. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Ghazizadeh, N. (2018). Comparison of Statistical Models and Machine Learning Models to Predicting Banks Failure. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Alian Barin, S. (2018). The role of the quality of earnings and liquidity of stocks in sensitive and non-sensitive companies over the publication of financial statements. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Saei, M. (2018). The Relationship between Firm-Specific Discretionary Accruals and Future Abnormal stock returns. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Mirzaee, F. (2018). The disclosure quality and its association with sustainability of company's performance. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Mohammadzadeh, S. (2018). A study of the Ratio of Income Tax Expense to Operating Income as an Indicator of Fraud in listed company on the Tehran stock exchange. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Najjar, M. (2018). A Comparative Study of the Relationship between Operational Cash Flow, Earnings Per Share and Stock Liquidity with Market Returns between distressed and non-distressed companies. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Barzgar Shahnabadi, Z. (2018). Comparative study of the relationship between some of the characteristics of corporate governance and financial reporting quality in family and non-family businesses. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Asadian, A. (2018). The Effects of Intellectual Capital on Sales and Stickiness Audit Fees. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Haghighitalab, B. (2018). A risk-based budget model for independent audit engagements. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Almalke, M. (2018). Investigating the influence of managers' narcissism on accounting comparability in Iran and Iraq. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Golkar Hamzee Yazd, M. (2018). The effect of earnings management on company reputation in family and non-family firms. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Shirkhani, B. (2018). The Effect of Disclosure Quality and Corporate Governance on Debt and Expense Cost. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Abbaszadeh, V. (2018). A study of the relationship between Business Strategy and Auditor Switching. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Alabd, A. (2018). The Effect Of Restatements And Optimistic Forecast On Earning Management.. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Faysal, S. (2018). A study of relationship between corporate governance mechanisms with cost of capital in Iran and Iraq. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Gharavian, M. (2018). Investigating the Impact of Self-Deception and Professional Skepticism on Ethicality Using Earning Manipulation. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Sallal, F. (2018). The impact and implications of management motivations for detecting financial reporting fraud by external auditors. , (Doctoral dissertation of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Mashhadi, E. (2018). the impact of enterprise risk on economic value added and its parts. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Mohammadzade, A. (2018). A Study of the Relationship between Internal Control Weaknesses and Operational Efficiency Based on the DEA Approach. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Hejrati, F. (2018). The Multiple Directorships, Financial Reporting Environment and Performance. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Taheri Boshrooye, M. (2018). Investigating the Impact of Managerial Ability and Audit Fees in Financial Disability. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Naderi, M. (2018). the role of ownership on the relationship between. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Zarghani, F. (2018). influnce of campany characteristics on fainancing and earning managment. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Rezazadeh, Z. (2018). Investigating abnormal profits or costs in determining audit fees. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Seyed Hosseini, M. (2018). A Study of the Effect of Top Managers Stability on Firm's Performance and Stockholders' Behavior. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Nazari Davaji, H. (2018). The Effect of Audit Quality on the Accuracy of Management Earnings Forecasts. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Yavar, J. (2018). The relationship between of audit firm mergers to audit quality, audit fees and comparability of financial information before and after merger. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Yaghoobi Avval Riabi, M. (2018). The Relationship between economic shocks & earning management. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Shirin Mazari, M. (2018). The relationship between Conditional conservatism and labor investment efficiency. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Nasimi Shad, A. (2018). The relationship between auditor specialized,auditor reputation,auditor size and corporate social responsibility with the role of corporate governance. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Masumi Hodk, S. (2018). Investigating the interactive effect of the company\'s life cycle on the relationship between the effectiveness of the audit committee and the business strategy in the companies admitted to the Tehran Stock Exchange. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Mousavi Gowki, S. (2018). Explaining the Role of Cognitive Neuroscience Interventions on Auditor \\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'s Professional Judgement. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Mohammadzadeh, F. (2018). A study on the association between internal control risk and audit fees : Evidence from the Tehran stock exchange. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Eghbal, M. (2018). Firm Valuation Based on Assets Synergies. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Ertaghaeian, Y. (2018). criticism and expansion of the influence of business strategy on annual report readability research. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Haghighi, R. (2018). A Study the Factors Effecting Auditor Opinion with Cognitive Neuroscience Approach. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.

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Iran, Mashhad, Azadi Square, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad

Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, Department of Accounting

Phone: +985138806312-5325

Fax: +985138807195