Program Description


CT scan (also known as CAT scan) is a growing and evolving imaging technology of great technical complexity in the radiologic field. Knowledge of the technology and operation of the CT equipment is essential to make optimal use of the technique and will provide future opportunities for those trained in this modality. Our CT Scan Certificate Training program is designed to meet the needs of Technologists entering the field of Computed Tomography. This program constitutes a classroom and hospital training in CT. Critical thinking and problem solving skills are emphasized throughout the program, to help students gain a practical understanding of CT. CT Education Group provides instruction in basic technical concepts, imaging procedures, quality control issues, and patient safety. Our complete training program includes preparation for the ARRT CT Registry Examination and student CT Scan Clinical practice training. Our Hands-On clinical training is a useful learning aid in providing on-the-job training performing preliminary studies in CT.


To get more information


  • Dr. Elahe Jazayeri, Email:
  • Dr. Farideh Pak, Email:


Tel: +98 21 77528468


Program Objectives


This course has been designed to:

  • Enhance the professional practice and personal development of practitioners
  • Enhance critical, analytical, professional, research and communication skills and promote the ability to relate these skills to individual clinical practice
  • Further development of the skills necessary for life-long independent learning
  • Prepare you to take on the professional roles of advanced practitioners
  • Encourage you to act autonomously in planning and implementing tasks at a professional level
  • Encourage you to develop originality in the application of knowledge to clinical practice
  • Enhance your understanding of how established techniques of research and enquiry are used to interpret knowledge in your field.


Method of Instruction


  • Lecture
  • Lecture-discussions
  • Demonstrations
  • Practicing hands-on skills


Program Location


TUMS School of Allied Medical Sciences ( lectures, lecture-discussions) and Imam Khomeini Hospital Imaging Center ( demonstrations, practicing hands-on skills)


Program Directors


  • Dr. Vahid Changizi


Program Instructors


  • Dr. Elahe Jazayeri
  • Dr. Farideh Pak


Numbers and Dates


Number Of Positions Offered 5
Program Duration Four weeks
Program Start Date August 11, 2018
Program Finish Date September 8, 2018
Application Deadline May 30, 2018
Tuition Fee $500


Who Can Attend


Graduate practitioners with a minimum degree in technology of radiology may apply directly. We welcome applications from those with alternative qualifications and/or significant relevant clinical experience, subject to approval through a process of accreditation of prior experiential learning.





  • Minimum knowledge about medical imaging technology
  • English speaking efficiently




How To Apply


All applicants should apply online. Please note there is no in-person admission. You can fill in the Online Application Form and upload all the required documents. For more information on online application procedure please contact


Visa Application


TUMS will assist you in obtaining your visa after you are admitted. All international students are required to obtain a student visa from the Iranian Consulate/Embassy in their home country before departing for Iran. After we receive your completed Visa Application Form (VAF), at least 6 to 8 weeks should be allowed for the completion of the visa application. Student will enter Iran with a one-month visa. After visiting their school and familiarizing themselves with the schedule and surroundings, students will be accompanied to the Iranian Ministry of Science, Research, and Technology in order to extend their student visa (if necessary).




If you require accommodation, you will be given the opportunity to use our international dormitories located close to campus in Tehran at student rate.