Department of Political Sciences

Providing a quality platform for education and research in political sciences is the main aim of this department which was established in 1999. The Department of Political Sciences attempts to foster human values and to train needed human resources for ministerial organizations and public sectors.

The Master's program offers two educational areas of specializations: The Political Sciences major was established in 2007 and the International Relations major was established in 2010.

These programs mainly focus on: Foreign Policy, Diplomacy, Political Thought, International Organizations, International Relations, Political Sociology, Political Economy, Security Militarism, Iran affairs. More

Head of the Department of Political Sciences
Vahid_Sinaee
Vahid Sinaee
Associate Professor
Department of Political Sciences
sinaee@um.ac.ir
 +985138806352

Concentration areas offered by the Department of Political Sciences
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Academic staff

Research

Recent theses and dissertations

Yaqobi, N. (2023). The role of United States of America in rehabilitation of Afghanistan after 11th September. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Rahimi, W. (2023). Conflict between Tradition and Modernity in contemporary Afghanistan Political Thought. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Rasa, E. (2023). Sociological contexts of the emergence and establishment of political Islam in Afghanistan. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Haghpanah, H. (2023). Investigating the rise and emergence of political Islam in Pahlavi period documents. (1332-1357). , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Fallah, J. (2023). The difficulty of industrial development based on social consrucition the transition to democravy in iran -1320-1357 -.. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Hosseini, S. (2023). Evolution in China's foreign policy strategies in the Persian Gulf region 1994-2021. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Ghodsi, A. (2023). Comparing the role and influence of Mohammadreza Pahlavi's and Ayatollah Khomeini's belief systems in Iran's foreign policy. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Ahmadi, M. (2023). (Investigating how to modernize the political structure in Afghanistan, focusing on comparing and examining the opinons of the current political elites of (2001- 2021. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Zaki, Z. (2023). Comparing the foreign policy of the Trump and Biden administrations regarding the Syrian crisis /. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Khatibi, G. (2023). Title of Thesis: Investigating the Causes of Soviet Military Invasion in Afghanistan. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Zanganeh, P. (2023). transformation relation between subject and authority; A comparison the contemplations of neo - religious thinkers in late Iran. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Vaziripanah, B. (2023). : Investigating the weak factors of human development indicators in Kahnuj city. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Sarwarei, B. (2023). Dialectical study of internal and international factors of the collapse of the Republic government in Afghanistan. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Akbari, N. (2023). Evolution of female embodiment in contemporary Afghanistan. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Azimizadeh, A. (2023). Examining the theoretical and meta-theoretical fields of the formation of quantum international relations in the 21st century. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Khosrojerdi, R. (2023). Effective factors in de-escalation and restoration of diplomatic relations between Iran and Saudi Arabia in 2023. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Gailani, S. (2023). Ther role of Sufism in the modern political history of Afghanistan. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Tolouei, S. (2023). The role of higher education in public diplomacy of the Islamic Republic of Iran Case study of Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Allameh Tabatabai University and Imam Khomeini International Universit. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Roshanali, A. (2023). The effect of shifting governments on housing policies in Iran. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Khalilnejad, A. (2023). Government structure and Clothing policymaking in The Islamic Republic of Iran. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Danaei, M. (2023). Comparing the ratio of religious institutions and the public sphere in Iran: before and after the Islamic Revolution. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Fani, A. (2023). A comparative study of the components of national identity from the point of view of Marxist, nationalist and Islamist movements in Iran from 1320 to 1357 AH (a case study of the Tudeh Party, the Jebh-e Meli, and the Fadaiyan-e Islam). , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Zaker, R. (2023). Israel's role in American doctrines in the Middle East after September 11. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Vatandoost, M. (2023). The Evolation of Iranians social imagines in transitional periods and Their Impact on State Formation in Iran. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Moqim, M. (2023). The position of proxy wars in the security strategies of America, Iran, and Saudi Arabia in the Middle East. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Saburyar, M. (2023). Economic and political foundations of the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan based on legal texts.. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Hamidi, M. (2023). The impact of Marxism on contemporary currents of thought in Afghanistan. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Sedghi Rezvani, M. (2023). Genealogy of governmentality in contemporary Iran: the struggle between pastorate power and political governance. , (Doctoral dissertation of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Golmakani, H. (2023). Study of the contexts and factors of transformation in governance structure of the Islamic Republic of Iran. , (Doctoral dissertation of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Boshrooienejadkarimi, H. (2023). Examining the relationship between the Hojjatiyah Association and the Islamic Republic; From confrontation to tolerance and coexistence. , (Doctoral dissertation of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Mohammadi, A. (2023). Comparison of Trump and Biden administration policy towards Saudi Arabia. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Mashab, R. (2023). US role in de-escalating tensions between Israel and southern Persian Gulf Arab states -2017-2023. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Karampouriy, M. (2023). Artificial Intelligence and the Evolution of Political Philosophical Paradigms. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Daneshvar Muhammadzadegan, F. (2023). Quality of Governance and Evolution of Bureaucracy in Iran -1921-2021. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Sajjadi, J. (2023). Comparison of Indian and Japanese foreign policy in central Asia - 1992 - 2012 . , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Taghadomi Hariri, M. (2023). How china uses of international organizations to improve its position in the international system. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.

Contact Information

Iran, Mashhad, Azadi Square, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad

Faculty of Law and Political Science, Department of Political Sciences

Phone: +985138806352

Fax: +985138807195