Hakim Sabzevari University


About University

This university was founded as a branch of Tehran teacher training university in 1987. Supported by city officials, Ministry of Culture and Islamic Guidance, and the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology, Hakim Sabzevari University started its scientific, educational, and research activity in four majors with 164 students. Now, the university has 45 departments, 113 undergraduate academic majors (36 at undergraduate, 57 at masters, 20 at PhD levels, at 10 schools, including:

  • Faculty of Sport Sciences
  • Faculty of Letters & Humanities
  • Faculty of Petroleum& Petrochemical Engineering
  • Faculty of Sciences
  • Faculty of Geography &Environmental Sciences
  • Faculty of Architecture & Urbanism
  • Faculty of Mathematics & Computer Sciences
  • Faculty of Electrical& Computer Engineering
  • Faculty of Engineering
  • Faculty of Theology And Islamic Studies

Students: The Hakim Sabzevari University has got over 7900 students day period, and the second time (overnight).



Amenities: Student hostels and cafeterias (capacity 1800), health centre, counseling centre, bookshop, bakery, supermarket and…


Sport facilities: Indoor swimming pool, indoor sport halls for bodybuilding, volleyball, basketball, table tennis, futsal and artificial turf fields.


Location: The University is located in Sabzevar city, Razavi Khorasan province, North-East Iran.


Memorandum of Understanding

France: Memorandum of Understanding of the University of Hakim Sabzevari with the University of Paris 13

Italy: Memorandum of Understanding of Hakim Sabzevari University with the University of Turin, Italy

France: Memorandum of Understanding of Hakim Sabzevari University with the University of Lyon, France

Afghanistan: Memorandum of Understanding of Hakim Sabzevari University with Herat Universidad University

Pakistan: Hakim Sabzevari Memorandum of Understanding with Malakand University of Pakistan

Germany: Memorandum of Understanding of Hakim Sabzevari University with the German Academic Exchange Institute


Former Presidents

Dr Mohammad Ali Talebi (1986-1988)

Dr Hassan Alamolhodaei (1988-1993)

Dr Abbas Mohammadian (1993-1995)

Mohammad Hossein Amanpour (1995-1995 [6 months])

Dr Mohsen Haddad Sabzevar (1995-2002)

Dr Abolfazl Alavi (2002-2005)

Dr Abbas Mohammadian (2005-2013)

Dr Javad Haddadnia (2013-2017


Campus & Student Life

Campus and Student Life is dedicated to helping students, staff, and faculty experience university life at its fullest. We have a profound commitment to the diversity of our community and are focused on creating an environment where you can thrive. Through our wide array of programs and services, we provide opportunities and experiences that build community, help you grow personally and professionally, and create a place that you can call home now and throughout your life.