The Faculty of Economic and Administrative Sciences of the Ferdowsi University of Mashhad was established in 1988. The aim of this faculty is to prepare experts in Management, Economic and Planning who will have a leading role in management, economic and planning sectors in the Khorasan Razavi Province, and North-East of Iran. Through research and education, this faculty has had scientific supervision on economic, management and financial affairs in governmental, industrial and business sectors. Therefore, the main aim of the Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences is to train specialists needed by governmental, industrial and business organizations of the Islamic Republic of Iran and at the international level.  In order to achieve this goal, communication technology and information science have been taken into consideration.

The educational Programs in the Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences which focus on Economics, Administrative Sciences, Management, Accounting, Political Science and Law are offered at Bachelor's, Master's and Ph.D. levels.