Tehran, March 3, IRNA - Based on a new ranking offered by the international institute 'QS' evaluating specialized and technological activities of different universities in the world, University of Tehran and Sharif University of Technology stood 149th and 165th respectively.
Announcing this, chancellor of Sharif University of Technology, Saeed Sohrabpour said that this is while the two higher education centers ranked 499th and 530th respectively in the last year's ranking of the same institute.
Two years ago, Tehran University ranked 539th and Sharif University of Technology became 529th, he noted.
According to him, the list begins with MIT University and comes down to 300 with no other Iranian university on it.
He added that most of the world's prestigious universities in the world follow the two universities, he said, noting that this is a source of honor for Iran.
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