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Specialty of Obstetrics and Gynecology




Obstetrics and Gynecology


Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency Training program is necessary for training physicians in the fields of fetomaternal medicine and safe childbirth, gynecologic health and diseases screening programs. Considering all scientific, procedural and research developments in this field and regarding changes in disease pattern and new community demands due to patients’ higher knowledge, more qualified preventive and therapeutic technologies, an urgent need for upgrading the curriculum was felt. So with experts ‘evaluation of present curriculum and reviewing of selected foreign medical universities curricula, this new version was provided. Monitoring of its conduct is necessary.

Definition and duration of the program:

Obstetrics and gynecology is a clinical specialty, which is focused on prevention specially screening, diagnosis, management and follow up of obstetrics/gynecologic patients, breast diseases, and other factors affecting women’s health in this field and also it is about Fetomaternal care and intervention During pregnancy /Normal Vaginal Delivery and related complications.


Program Duration


The Obstetrics and Gynecology  program lasts at least 4 years.




At the end of the program learners will be competent in the following skills:
• Vaginal Childbirth (normal , and complicated including malpresentation, instrumental delivery)
• Episiotomy
• Curettage (Molar pregnancy ,post abortion, diagnostic
• Cesarean section
• High risk pregnancy management
• Ectopic pregnancy Medical/operative management
• Pregnancy /gynecologic disease sonography
• IUD insertion /Extraction
• Abdominal hysterectomy
• Vaginal hysterectomy
• Myomectomy
• Anterior /posterior colporhaphy 
• Colposcopy/ cervical biopsy
• Cryotherapy /Cauterization of cervix
• Amniocentesis
• Cerclage
• Diagnostic laparascopy
• Diagnostic/operative hysteroscopy
• 3rd or 4th degree laceration repair
• Other(Uterine /Hypogastric artery ligation/Cesarean hysterectomy/Molar hysterectomy



Who Can Attend?


Individuals holding an M.D. or M.B.B.S. degree.


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 Obstetrics and Gynecology.



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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