Awards and Accomplishments
Khayyam University / Awards and Accomplishments
Both Boards of Trustees and Founders consist of distinguished academics and emeritus professors from Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, some of whom had been inducted to the Iranian Culture and Hall of Fame. Khayyam University does not only take pride in the glorious past of her eminent professors but also in the prolificacy and productivity of its current faculty members as proved by the publication of books, papers and joint membership on numerous Boards of Trustees and Directors of domestic and international scientific societies.
It is noteworthy that to date faculty members of the university have published over 600 academic papers, which is a remarkable figure, given the short history of the university’s operation. Besides the publication of books and articles, the university has patented two inventions. Also, over 40 executive projects have been completed under the aegis of Khayyam University.
A considerable portion of the university annual budget is devoted to research and relevant activities including purchasing books for the libraries, field trips, conference attendances, publication of papers and allocation of research bonuses and incentives.
In 2013, Khayyam University was awarded the best non-governmental private university of Iran.
Some of students who attend graduate studies programs at Khayyam University have always been notable. Some successful graduate students from Khayyam University have managed to pursue their advanced academic degrees at prestigious Iranian universities such as Sharif University of Technology, University of Tehran, Amirkabir University of Technology and Ferdowsi University of Mashhad. Also quite a few number of Khayyam’s graduates are university professor and have taken key position in private or government sections.