Department of Islamic Philosophy and Theosophy

The department of Islamic Philosophy and Theosophy was established in 1958 at the Ferdowsi University of Mashhad. In this department, the students become familiar with Islamic philosophy and methods of defying atheistic ideas. The alumni are specialized in Islamic sciences and will be able to overcome incertitude in faith issues. Moreover, B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. students graduating in this major are expected to be knowledgeable in the fields of logic and mysticism.

Founded in 1975, the Master’s program for Philosophy and Theosophy aims to make students familiar with philosophical and divine issues in the Islamic as well as Western world. The aim of this program is to enhance students’ capabilities in defending the Islamic principles and ideology.

The doctoral program has been admitting candidates since 2011. This program aims to help students to become knowledgeable about Mulla Sadra’s philosophical theory. Mulla Sadra or Mollasadra or Sadr-ol-Mote'allehin was an Iranian Shia Islamic philosopher, theologian and scholar who led the Iranian cultural renaissance in the 17th century. The objective of this kind of study is to empower doctoral candidates with the ability to employ such theories in social issue such as ethics, politics, education, etc. More

Head of the Department of Islamic Philosophy and Theosophy
Gahangir_Masoudi
Gahangir Masoudi
Associate Professor
Department of Islamic Philosophy and Theosophy
masoudi-g@um.ac.ir
+985138803860

Concentration areas offered by the Department of Islamic Philosophy and Theosophy
Areas Bachelor's Master's Ph.D
Theology and Islamic Studies-Islamic philosophy and Theosophy
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Theology and Islamic Studies-Islamic Philosophy and kalam
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Islamic Philosophy and kalam-Islamic philosophy
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Islamic Philosophy and kalam-Islamic Kalam
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Philosophy
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Philosophy-Transcedental Theosophy
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Transcedental Theosophy
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Academic staff

Mohammad Kathem Elmi Sola
Associate Professor
Ali Haghi
Associate Professor
Sayyed Mortaza Hosseini
Professor
Azam Irajinia
Assistant Professor
Abbas Javareshkian
Associate Professor
Vahid Khademzadeh
Assistant Professor
Ali Reza Kohansal
Associate Professor
Gahangir Masoudi
Associate Professor
Mohamad Ali Vatandoost
Assistant Professor
 

Research

Recent theses and dissertations

Tashakor, H. (2017). The Impact of Philosophy and Greek Myths. , (Master's thesis of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Asadi, A. (2017). Kierkegaard and Nietzsche on happiness. , (Master's thesis of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Azadmoghadam, Z. (2017). A study of philosophical opinions of theosopher Molla Rajabali Tabrizi. , (Doctoral dissertation of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Ohadi, Z. (2017). Analysis of basics of religious art along the presentation of modern thought in forming the philosophic essense of script. , (Doctoral dissertation of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Ghaviheikal, A. (2017). The impact of Mahdism belief in giving meaning to human life. , (Doctoral dissertation of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Hassani Korqond, Z. (2017). The universality of Islam and its principles from the viewpoint of Ayatollah Javadi Amoli. , (Doctoral dissertation of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Sari Arefi, M. (2017). The comparative study of Mulla Sadra's philosophy and Interpretations such as al-Safi, al-Mizan, Tasnim about The truth of perceptiona and his making process.. , (Doctoral dissertation of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Tayeban, S. (2017). The body and its usages and its relation to the soul. , (Doctoral dissertation of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Kazemzadehkalatejafarabad, F. (2017). The meaning, Plurality, concomitants and effects of death in Transcendental Wisdom. , (Doctoral dissertation of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Sargazi, S. (2017). Nietzsche and Heidegger on the Critique of Modernism. , (Master's thesis of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Zahedi, M. (2017). Human dignity and issue of euthanasia in biomedical and Kantian ethics. , (Master's thesis of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Amjadi, A. (2017). The Centrality of Law, Education and Justice in Plato's Political Philosophy. , (Master's thesis of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Rahmani, H. (2017). Secular Ethics from the viewpoint of Mostafa Malekian(Analysis,Study,Criticism). , (Master's thesis of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Ahmadi Teymoori, S. (2017). Ethics from the perspective of Dr. Soroush and Ayatollah Javadi Amoli. , (Master's thesis of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Aliabadi, A. (2017). Explaining the theory of Inner religious pluralism in the field of Shiite jurisprudence and its implications for religious education. , (Master's thesis of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Baghani, F. (2017). rediscovery the study of material before socratice. , (Master's thesis of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Molazade, S. (2017). Acomparative study of Stoics and Epicurean ethics. , (Master's thesis of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Ghollasi, M. (2017). The Position of Reason in Allameh Tabatabai and Kants Ethical System. , (Master's thesis of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Samsami, A. (2017). Reading the similarity of the hermeneutic approach to language in Heidegger's thought with the applied and normative approach to language in later Wittgenstein's thought. , (Master's thesis of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Shayesteh, R. (2017). Extraction of Opinions of Mullah Sadra's Cognitive Psychology and Comparing it with the Gestalt School. , (Master's thesis of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Kalali, A. (2017). Philosophical analysis of recourse to perfect human and its role in the excellence of soul. , (Master's thesis of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Elahi Khorassani, N. (2017). Explaining of Pleasure on Sadr Principles and the Evidences of Quran and Traditions. , (Master's thesis of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Somayeh, A. (2017). A survey of narrated attributes between philosophers and Theologians in Quran. , (Master's thesis of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Karbas Froshan, M. (2017). Study and criticism of the theory of adaptation of Shia theology from Mu'tazile theology. , (Master's thesis of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Alagheband Hoseini, S. (2017). Explanation of God's knowledge in the philosophical system of peripatetic and Allame Khafri and it's comparison with transcendental theosophy. , (Master's thesis of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Habashi Balouch, A. (2017). Analysis and Review of the Prophetic Dream Theory of Dr. Soroush. , (Master's thesis of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Porjam, M. (2017). Guardianship From the viewpoint of Allameh Hassan Zadeh and its adaptation to verses and narrations. , (Master's thesis of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Afkari, R. (2017). Subjectivism in modern west philosophy (Descartes Kant) and Heiddgers Critique of it. , (Master's thesis of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Dordane Saghoni, M. (2017). The role of self-knowlege on the course of human evolution according to the Transcendental wisdom and verses and narrations. , (Master's thesis of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.

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Contact Information

Iran, Mashhad, Azadi Square, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad

Faculty of Theology and Islamic Studies, Department of Islamic Philosophy and Theosophy

Phone: +985138803860

Fax: +985138807135