Program Description


  • This course is a basic course for nursing. The aim of this course is preparing students for nursing care. In this lesson, students will be familiar with the concepts of care and will also acquire the necessary skills of caring for patients.


Contact Person


  • Dr. Zahra Rooddehghan, PhD, Assistant Professor
  • Email:



Program Objectives


  • Understanding basic principles of nursing
  • Understanding the principles of patient communication
  • Understanding principles of infection control
  • Work with the patient in a simulated environment
  • Work with the patient in a real environment


Method of Instruction


  • Lecture
  • Group Discussion
  • Brainstorming
  • Writing assignments
  • Case studies
  • Practicing hands-on skills
  • Clinical Rounds
  • Practice in simulation center


Program Location


  • Department of Medical Surgical Nursing

Program Director(s)


  • Dr. Shahrzad Ghiasvandian, PhD, Associate Professor


Program Instructors


  • Dr. Tabari
  • Dr. Rasulzadeh
  • Dr. Rooddehghan
  • Dr. Mokhtari
  • Mrs. Torabi


Numbers and Dates




Number Of Positions Offered 15
Program Duration 30 days
Program Start Date Aug 24, 2019
Program Finish Date Sep 24, 2019
Application Deadline June 15, 2019
Tuition Fee $250


Who Can Attend


  • Undergraduate Nursing Students
  • Applicants with Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN)




  • Demonstrated proficiency in English language


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.