One of the departments of the Faculty of Philosophy is the Department of Contemporary Philosophy. This department currently offers two programs in master’s degree: Philosophy of Religion, and Ethics with concentration on Philosophy of Ethics. The Chair of the Department is Dr. Vahid Sohrabifar.
In this department the focus is on the philosophical approach of the knowledge of religion. The courses and information offered in various fields of this department are oriented towards theoretical and methodological studies of the Philosophy of Religion and Philosophy of Ethics. The faculty members of this department are forward to provide Islamic Philosophy of Religion and to promote and deepen religious concepts including prophecy, revelation, religious experience, science and religion, anthropology, the elements of philosophy of ethics, meta-ethics, and the history of philosophy of ethics in Islam and the West.