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Ph.D. Program in Radiopharmacy






With increasing expansion in the use of Radiopharmaceuticals in diagnosis, therapy and research and in order to fulfill national demands to expertise in this field starting in 1995 Department of Medicinal Chemistry of the Faculty of pharmacy of Tehran University of Medical Sciences with contributions of Iran Atomic Energy Organization established the PhD program in Radiopharmacy. The program was revised in 2002, and since 2009 is offered by an independent Department called Radiopharmacy.




The Radiopharmacy program lasts at least 4 years.




To be recognized nationally and internationally for education and research in development and safe uses of novel Radiopharmaceuticals. The main mission of the department of Radiopharmacy is to offer internationally recognized and high quality education and research that fulfill the national demands to future scholars and expertise in this field.


Methods of Instruction


During this course, various methods and techniques will be used:

  • Various intra- and intersectoral, hospital, interdisciplinary and inter-university conferences as well as seminars
  • Discussion in small groups, workshops, journal clubs and reading groups as well as Case Presentation
  • Participation in training lower ranks
  • Self-Education, Self-Study
  • Other training methods and techniques according to the requirements and objectives



Who Can Attend?


Applicants should possess a PharmD or MSc degree in Chemistry or Immunology




- Offering a resume

- Presenting Recommendation letters

- Meeting admission criteria based on the regulations of universities

- The eligible candidate must be proficient in English or Persian.


Admission Requirements


To apply for this program, you will need to fulfill a number of requirements, which can be found in the Graduate Admission Requirements.


Application Deadline


Tehran University of Medical Sciences has a rolling application system and reviews student applications all year round.

However, the deadline for the September intake is June 31, and the deadline for the February intake is October 31.


Education Fees and Yearly Expenses


For complete and comprehensive information about fees and expenses, please refer to the Education Fees and Yearly Expenses section.



Program Curriculum


For more information, please download the Program Curriculum of Radiopharmacy.



Contact Information


To contact the Office of International Admissions, please use the following information:

Tel.: (+98 21) 8889 6692 & 94, Ext.: 318 or 319

Fax: (+98 21) 8889 6696


Address: No. 21, Dameshgh St., Vali-e Asr Ave., Tehran 1416753955, Iran


Alternatively, you can contact the Office of Vice-Dean for International Affairs at TUMS School of Medicine through the following:

Tel.: (+98 21) 8898 9487

Fax: (+98 21) 6405 3431



Address: TUMS School of Medicine, Pour Sina St., Enghelab St., Tehran 1417613151, Iran



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In case you are ready to apply, please refer to TUMS Online Application Form below.


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