Program Description


This program aims to introduce Persian medicine as one of the main traditional and complementary medicine types to the delegates participating in this course. The main subjects of the course are history, principles, treatment opportunities, Persian medicine remedies and phytopharmaceuticals, etc. This course is going to be held in both Tehran and Shiraz.

To get more information

Ms. Shekalyou

Tel: (+98) 21 2298 8551-5 (extensions: 218-220)



Program Objectives


  • Introducing the history of medicine in Persia
  • Introducing the principles and basics sciences of Persian medicine
  • Introducing Persian phytopharmaceuticals and medical products
  • Manipulation in Persian medicine
  • Introducing treatment opportunities in Persian medicine
  • Visiting the Persian medicine clinics and pharmacies


Method of Instruction

lectures, visits to clinics and pharmacies, practicing hands-on skills


Program Locations


TUMS School of Persian Medicine (7 Days)

Shiraz: Velaiat Complex (3days)


Program Director


Dr. Arman Zargaran


Program Instructor


Dr. Arman Zargaran


Numbers and Dates


Number Of Positions Offered 10
Program Duration 10 days
Program Start Date August 4, 2018
Program Finish Date August 13, 2018
Application Deadline May 30, 2018
Tuition Fee $800 (including accommodation, food, transportation in Iran and course fee)


Who Can Attend


Physicians, pharmacists, traditional medicine practitioners




Physicians, pharmacists, and also traditional medicine practitioners based on their CV and interest in traditional medicine




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.