Code : 19575      Created Date : Monday, August 19, 2019   Update Date : Monday, September 16, 2019    Visit : 1671

Specialty of Psychiatry






In previous few decades there had been enormous changes in medical sciences including Psychiatry. New findings in pcychoneuroendocrinology, psychoneuroimmunology, psychiatric Genetics and biological rhythm have provided new concepts in etiology and treatment of psychiatric disorders. To train competent specialists in this field a new approach based on all the above mentioned facts should have been followed,so with getting help from other countries curricula and expert opinions and academic professors help this curriculum is provided.




Psychiatry is clinical specialty in which the graduates are involved in the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and care of patients suffering from psychiatric disorders and behavioral problems and also the graduates provide the community with their knowledge and skills in the areas of education, research and health care.


Program Duration


The Psychiatry program lasts at least 4 years.



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 Specialty of Psychiatry.



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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