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 Ferdowsi University of Mashhad.

The Master's programs for accounting and for 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 higher education institutions 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
Associate 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

Kardan, B., Salehi, M., & Abdollahi, R. (2016). The Relationship between the Outside Financing and the Quality of Financial Reporting: Evidence from Iran. Journal of Asia Business Studies, 10 (1), 20-40.
Salehi, M., M. Mousavi Shiri, & M. Bolandraftar Pasikhani (2016). Predicting Corporate Financial Distress Using Data Mining Techniques An Application in Tehran Stock Exchange. International Journal of Law and Management, 58 (2), 216-230.
M. Mousavi Shiri, Salehi, M., & A. Radbon (2016). A Study of Impact of Ownership Structure and Disclosure Quality on Information Asymmetry in Iran. Vikalpa, 41 (1), 51-60.
Salehi, M., Lari Dashtbayaz, M., & Masomeh Heydari (2016). Audit Fees Prediction Using Fuzzy Models. Problems and Perspectives in Management, 14 (2), 101-114.
Salehi, M., & Ghorbanzadeh, R. (2016). The Influence of Firms’ Capital Expenditure on Firms’ Working Capital Management. International Journal of Economics and Business Research, 11 (3), 287-301.
Salehi, M., Mostafa Bahrami, & Fatemeh Alizadeh (2016). The Effect of Academic Education on Employers' Satisfaction and Audit Quality in Iran. Industrial and Commercial Training, 48 (5), 249-256.
Salehi, M. (2016). Quantifying Audit Expectation Gap: A New approach to Measuring Expectation Gap. Zagreb International Review of Economics and Business, 19 (1), 24-44.
Mohammad Mahdi Rounaghi, & Nassir Zadeh, F. (2016). Investigation of Market efficiency between S&P 500 and London Stock Exchange : monthly and yearly Forecasting of Time Series Stock Returns Using ARMA model. Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, 456 (2), 10-21.
Salehi, M., & Mahmoud Mousavi Shiri (2016). Different bankruptcy prediction patterns in an emerging economy: Iranian evidence. International Journal of Law and Management, 58 (3), 258-280.
Moradi, M., Salehi, M., & Zakiyeh Marandi (2016). The role of tolerance of ambiguity on ethical decision-making students. Humanomics, 32 (3), 300-327.
Salehi, M., & Mojdeh Davoudi Pour (2016). Bankruptcy prediction of listed companies on the Tehran Stock Exchange. International Journal of Law and Management, 58 (5), 545-561.
Salehi, M., & Mohammadamin Shirazi (2016). Audit committee impact on the quality of financial reporting and disclosure Evidence from the Tehran Stock Exchange. Management Research Review, 39 (12), 1639-1662.
Salehi, M., Lari Dashtbayaz, M., & Afsaneh Lotfi (2016). The Relationship Between Institutional and Management Ownership and Financial Flexibility in Iran. Corporate Board: Role, Duties and Composition, 12 (3), 35-42.

Recent theses and dissertations

Alizadeh, F. (2016). Comparison of burnout in Accounting Auditors. , ( Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Shayannazar, S. (2016). A comparsian earning management and liquidity in tehran stock exchang and iran farabors (kind of OTC). , ( Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Mahmoodian Moghadam, A. (2016). Investigation the expectation gap between tax affairs organisation and taxpayers presenting financial statements in tax auditing process. , ( Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Zolfaghari, A. (2016). Effect of information asymmetry, lack of liquidity of the stock and ownership structure (concentration) on the accuracy of earnings forecast. , ( Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Rohabadi, S. (2016). The Impact of Conditional and Unconditional Conservatism on Audit fees. , ( Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Ghannad, M. (2016). Related Party Transactions and an Efficient or Opportunistic of Earnings Management. , ( Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Alreeshawee, R. (2016). A comparative Study of Auditing Expectation Gap from view point of users in Iraq and Iran. , ( Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Oradi, J. (2016). The Effects of Competition in Audit Market on Audit fee and Audit Quality: The Role of Audit Market Size. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Naseri, S. (2016). Meta-Synthesizing of the Influential Factors on Audit Expectation Gap. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Zare, H. (2016). Reviews The Relation Between Stability Of Earning Components In The Governmental And NON-Governmental Institutions And Stock return On The Tehran Stock Exchange. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Abdulhadi, K. (2016). Comparative of Ethical factors on earnings management in Iraq. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Gholami, M. (2016). Empirical Study of Shareholders Overreaction to the Financial Information: Some Evidance from Large Changes of Index. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Al - Gburi, M. (2016). Investigating the Factors Affecting Internal Auditing Effectiveness. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Kelidari, N. (2016). Assessing financial reporting quality of family and nonfamily firms by audit risk and audit fees. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Alnabhan, J. (2016). The factors affecting the professional judgment of the auditor in relation to the quantity and quality of audit evidence in Iraq. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Alkhayyoon, H. (2016). Professional accounting education challenges in Iraq from the perspective of practitioners and academic references. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Delaramiyan, A. (2016). The presence of Contagion Effect of Low Audit Quality And the moderating role of financial distress and growth opportunities. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Gholami, S. (2016). The study of Corporate Governance Qualitys effect Managerial Power and Human Capital On Board Compensation. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Mahmoudabady, M. (2016). The Relationship Between Corporate Governance Mechanisms And Motivational Factors Management On Performance And Earnings Management And Innovation. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Abdishahri, A. (2016). The Relation Between Monitoring Mechanisms And Agency Costs. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Mahboo Bi, J. (2016). Investigation of performance tax quality and Value added tax of expression, diagnostic and certain of individuals. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Mohamadi Asl Kalkhoran, M. (2016). A Study of Cash holdings and their impact on audit fees. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Jabbar Shaheed, Y. (2016). The effect of job stress, organizational commitment, job satisfaction and job performance audit staff in the Superium Audit Court of Iraq. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Tileal, M. (2016). Impact of audit Supervisor performance on job satisfaction, organizational commitment and persistence Superium court audit staff in Iraq. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Taghavi, H. (2016). Investigation The Relationship Between Audit Opinion and Information Asymmetry on Stock Market. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Fakoorizadeh, E. (2016). Business Cycle and Management Earning Forcast. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Barati, M. (2016). The effect of job satisfaction and ethical approaches (relativism) of accountants and auditors on their orientation of Machiavellism. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Khudhair, R. (2016). Bankruptcy prediction using financial ratios in Iraq. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Altaei, R. (2016). To investigate the relationship between changes in corporate governance characteristics and performance in companies listed on the Tehran Stock exchange.. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Khorsandi, E. (2016). A study of the relationship between ownership structure and related party transactions and their effect on the quality of financial reporting. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Salimi Toosi, K. (2016). Review of factors affecting the cost of capital using fuzzy Decision Tree. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Hajipour, M. (2016). Accounting conservatism conditioned Firm Growth Financed by External Debt: The Role of Debt Maturity. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Aazad, R. (2016). The interactive effects of family frim and frss cash flow on the conservative relationship and Dividend Payout. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Khafaja, A. (2016). A Study of expectation gap between internal auditors and managers of public organizations in Iraq. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Ouje, S. (2016). Audit role in identifying earning management and report its earnings in the Iraqi Stock Exchange. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Al Husnawi, M. (2016). studyiny corporate governance and earnings management relationship in listed companies of Iraq Stock Exchange. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Al Mehana, Z. (2016). Studding the Accounting Education Expected gap in Iraq. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Abdalabbas, E. (2016). Studying the barriers and difficulties in implementing accounting computer systems in ministry of Education in Iraq. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Al-isawi, S. (2016). Impact of accounting information technology on the transparency of financial reports by private banks in Iraq. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Mahmoudi, H. (2016). the relationship between the policy lifecycle financing in companies listed on the tehran stock exchange. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Alkandlee, J. (2016). Study of the background of change in cash accounting to accrual accounting in Prerequisites universities of Iraq.. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Alkndlee, A. (2016). The relationship between the properties of the board and auditor in Iraq. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Ghorbani, M. (2016). The impact of accounting information on the quality of management decisions in companies listed on the Iraq Stock Exchange. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Salman, F. (2016). The impact of the sacred months on the stok price and index on the Iraq Stock Exchange stock and compare it with Iran.. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Albusultan, M. (2016). Study of Factors Affecting Internal Auditors job satisfaction in Iraq.. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Al-maliki, H. (2016). Study of factors affecting the disclosure of social responsibility in the Stock Exchange of Iran and Iraq corporates. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Alghazzawi, M. (2016). Factors affecting auditor independence of external auditors in the Iraqi perspective. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Al - Khazaali, H. (2016). Organisational intelligence assessment on Iraq Court- evidence of accounting and Ghyrhsabdaran. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Alwattar, Y. (2016). The feasibility of using computer software audit Court of Auditors in Iraq. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Al_jawhar, N. (2016). Study of the factors influencing the increase auditor independence in financial tribunal of Iraq. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Obaid, W. (2016). A study of the relationship between some of the mechanism Corporate governance and earnings management in the Iraq Stock Exchange and compare them with Iran Stock Exchange. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Al - Shafeay, K. (2016). Identifying the users of municipalities financial reports, their information needs and their purposes (Evidence from Iraq). , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Al - Anbari, S. (2016). The relationship between earnings quality and earnings response coefficients in the Iraq Stock Exchange. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Ghaemmaghami, K. (2016). The Effect of Equity Overvaluation on Firms Financial Crisis. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Miralli, M. (2016). Using Textual Analysis in Performance Forecasts. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Alnajim, A. (2016). Relationship between performance evaluation and value of companies (evidence from Iraq country). , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Attari, H. (2016). The effect of agency theory and the announcement until dividend and its impact on audit pricing during the company's life cycle. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Delpasand, A. (2016). The study of Corporate social responsibility effects on corporate cash holding. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Almusam, A. (2016). The relationship between the change in earnings management auditor in Iraq and Iran. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Hanifezadeh, M. (2016). A Study of the Relationship between Major Shareholders -Audit Firm Interlock on Audit Quality of the Companies Listed on the Tehran Stock Exchange. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Fakour, H. (2016). Survey of cost stickiness in economic growth and downturn. , (Master's thesis of Accounting). Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.

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Contact Information

Iran, Mashhad, Azadi Square, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad

Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, Department of Accounting

Phone: +985138806312-5325

Fax: +985138807195