Journal of Religion and Health

, Volume 53, Issue 1, pp 79–85 | Cite as

Study of the Spiritual Intelligence Role in Predicting University Students’ Quality of Life

  • Mustafa Bolghan-AbadiEmail author
  • Fatemeh Ghofrani
  • Mohammad Saeed Abde-Khodaei
Original Paper


The aim of the study is to investigate the spiritual intelligence role in predicting Quchan University students’ quality of life. In order to collect data, a sample of 143 students of Quechan University was selected randomly enrolled for 89–90 academic year. The instruments of the data collecting are World Health Organization Quality of Life (WHOQOL) and Spiritual Intelligence Questionnaire. For analyzing the data, the standard deviation, and Pearson’s correlation coefficient in descriptive level, and in inferential level, the regression test was used. The results of the study show that the spiritual intelligence has effective role on predicting quality of life.


Intelligence Spirituality Spiritual intelligence Quality of life 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mustafa Bolghan-Abadi
    • 1
    Email author
  • Fatemeh Ghofrani
    • 2
  • Mohammad Saeed Abde-Khodaei
    • 1
  1. 1.Psychology Department, Faculty of Educational Sciences and PsychologyFerdowsi University of MashhadMashhadIran
  2. 2.Azad University of QuchanQuchanIran

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