Admission Process:


It is not only academia! Dealing with challenges and trends in healthcare in a scientific environment, gaining experience from well-known doctors and professors in clinical areas and a lot more are convincing enough to enroll in International Branch of Medical School at Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS). No payment is required for applying to the medical school. Anyone, regardless of age, gender, religion, nationality, level of income and physical ability can take the opportunity to apply as an M.D. student.  

Accepted applicants will start their first semester in mid-January and the next semester will start in September, however, applications are welcome all year round. 

Applications should be submitted in English and the applicants are required to have a good command of both English and Persian, given that courses for basic sciences will be presented in English and doctor-patient interaction in clinical courses will be in Persian. Training courses will be held for students to learn Persian language, in case of need.

The applications will undergo evaluation considering grade point average, motivation and recommendation letters, educational background and language abilities.  


Selection Criteria:

  •   Applicants should have an acceptable English proficiency and a minimum of required grade point average (GPA)
  •   Evidence of the applicants’ special talents and achievements is considered as a plus.

Tuition Fees:

Accepted medical students are required to pay an amount of US$ 10,000 per year as their tuition fee.