Vision, Mission and Strategic Plan
Ferdowsi University of Mashhad strive to be one of the top universities of Iran in knowledge production, theorizing and technology development, with Iranian-Islamic identity, is ranked not only amongst the top10 universities of Islamic world but also among the 500 top world universities.
Based on divine principles of Islam and scientifically qualified centers of excellence in a wide range of fields, human and social capital and professional ethics, the mission of Ferdowsi University of Mashhad as the best university in the East of Iran is to educate the citizens and citizen-leaders for our society. It tries to train creative, committed, and professional society’s members as well as knowledgeable researchers. The mission is accomplished when Ferdowsi University of Mashhad could meet the needs of society and attempt to maintain its cultural excellence by utilization of advanced technologies, compliance with international standards, and collaboration with scientific and cultural centers. Ferdowsi University of Mashhad tries to advance knowledge both nationally and internationally.