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

Razavi, S. (2021). A review of platos political philosophy using Conceptual Metaphor Theory-case study:Politeia and Laws. , ( ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Ayoubi, M. (2021). Investigating the spread of feminism in post-Taliban Afghanistan. , ( ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Khatibi, N. (2021). The position of looking east in post- Taliban Afghanistan foreign policy. , ( ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Rahimi, A. (2021). Investigating the Transformation Factors of Russian Politics towards the Taliban. , ( ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Arman, W. (2021). Comparison of economic diplomacy in Afghanistan's foreign policy during the periods of Hamid Karzai and Ashraf Ghani. , ( ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Sahel, A. (2021). Investigating the role of border rivers in Afghanistan's regional cooperation with neighbors. , ( ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Mohammadi, M. (2021). Comparison of Afghanistan's Foreign Policy Towards the Neighbors in the Periods of Karzai and Ashraf Ghani. , ( ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Hosiine, H. (2021). Evolution of European Union Policy in the Empowerment of Women in Afghanistan -2001-2020. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Mohammadi, J. (2021). Studying the evolution of German foreign policy towards Afghanistan after the 2001 Bonn Conference.. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Fayaz, M. (2021). A Comparative Study of Two Territorys Encounter Achaemenid Kingship and Greek Polis. , (Doctoral dissertation of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Rahimi, A. (2021). Investigating The impact of Islamic State Formation on the Structure of the Islamic Republic of Iran in the notion of Constitutional Experts. , (Doctoral dissertation of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Moniri, S. (2021). Conceptual Metaphors of Politics and Political Ethics in Homers Iliad and Odyssey. , (Doctoral dissertation of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Salam, F. (2021). Afghanistan s position in Turkish foreign policy towards Central Asia. , (Doctoral dissertation of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Majroh, S. (2021). Examining the Areas of Agreement and Disagreement between the United States and Russia in the Fight against Terrorism in Afghanistan (2001-2001). , (Doctoral dissertation of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Zolfagharian, F. (2021). An Analysis of the phenomenon of woman in Iranian intellectuals\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\' thought, from the perspective of the conceptual development of power. , (Doctoral dissertation of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Habiby, M. (2021). An Study of India - China Regional Competition in Afghanistan after 2001. , (Doctoral dissertation of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Valizadeh, E. (2021). Challenges system cycle of education policy in I.R. of Iran. , (Doctoral dissertation of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Nikzad, M. (2021). The role of United States of America in womens empowerment in Afghanistan after September 11th. , (Doctoral dissertation of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Gholampoor, M. (2021). A study of the reproduction of the legitimacy of the political system of the Islamic Republic of Iran according to the ideas of Javadi Amoli and Mesbah Yazdi. , (Doctoral dissertation of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Ataie, M. (2021). Study of American soft power in Afghanistan-2009-2017. , (Doctoral dissertation of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Haidari, F. (2021). Russia\\\'s role in resolving the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict; 1990-2020. , (Doctoral dissertation of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Yar Zadah, A. (2021). The Role of Neighborhood Requirements in Iran- Afghanistan Relation. , (Doctoral dissertation of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Vosoughzadeh, O. (2021). Comparison of the views of the Jewish lobbies in America to the Islamic Republic of Iran. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Forozish, M. (2021). Late Nationalism and the Collapse of the Development Mindset in Contemporary Afghanistan.. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Kamran, S. (2021). Receiving and expanding the presence of women in the public sphere in Iranian Shiite thought from 1970 to 2020 -A case study of three currents of traditionalism, Islamic government, and religious modernism-.. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Taniwal, M. (2021). The Failure of State and the Securitization of Afghan Foreign Policy -2001-2021. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Hafezi, M. (2021). The evolution of the connection between bio power and bio politics in contemporary Iran -from the constitutional movement to the Islamic Revolution. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Rasooli, M. (2021). Investigating the factors of the presence of extremist and radical groups in Central Asia in Afghanistan. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Eztarabi, D. (2021). U.S military withdrawal and future scenarios of Afghanistan political system. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Naseri, F. (2021). A Study of Japan Role in Peacebuilding in Afghanistan from 2001 to 2021. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Foolady, G. (2021). Consequences of US-China rivalry in Central Asia on Afghanistan. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Haidari, L. (2021). Investigating the Impact of Globalization of Gender Equality Culture on the Situation of Post-Taliban Afghan Women. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Yalani, S. (2021). The structure of Islamic peace and world patriotism in Sunni thought from the perspective of Hanafi jurisprudence. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Jafari, F. (2021). The Role of the United States of America in regional competition between China and Japan -1990-2020. , (Master's thesis of ). Faculty of Faculty of Law and Political Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Rashidi, K. (2021). The role of clientelism networks in undermining modern bureaucracy in Afghanistan from 2001 to 2020.. , (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