Program Description


  • This course makes learners familiar with the principles of respiratory, cardiovascular, neurosurgical and trauma critical care nursing and build the capacity when providing care to clients and patients. Also it focuses on essential cares which are necessary for caring all patients who are admitted to units like ICU, CCU and dialysis.


Contact Person


  • Email:



Program Objectives


  • An overview of fundamental nursing care in critical care units
  • Essential cares in critically ill patients: eye care
  • Essential cares in critically ill patients :Prevention and treatment of bedsore
  • Essential cares in critically ill patients: pain assessment
  • Rehabilitation in critically ill patients
  • Air way management in critical care and respiratory monitoring
  • Principles of Cardiovascular disease with advance monitoring
  • Principles of Neurological system and consideration


Method of Instruction


  • Lecture
  • Scenario base
  • Group discussion
  • Film


Program Location


Critical Care Department, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Tehran University of Medical Sciences


Program Director(s)



  • Dr Seylani Email:
  • Dr Esmaeili Email:
  • Dr Navab Email:


Program Instructors


  • Faculty members of Critical Care Nursing department


Numbers and Dates





Number Of Positions Offered 10
Program Duration 20 Days
Program Start Date Aug 25, 2019
Program Finish Date Sep 15, 2019
Application Deadline June 15, 2019
Tuition Fee $300


Who Can Attend


  • Undergraduate nursing students in the last year of academic study BSc of nursing graduates




  • Being familiar with Critical Care Nursing concepts
  • English language fluency ( speaking, reading, writing, listening)


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 at Online Application Form 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.