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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People

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
Jafar Morvarid
Assistant Professor
Mohamad Ali Vatandoost
Assistant Professor
 

Research

Recent theses and dissertations


Policies, rules and governance

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