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Ph.D. Program in Medical Microbiology




Medical Microbiology


A doctoral degree is available to students that have demonstrated the ability to conceptualize design and implement a substantial research project that results in new knowledge, applications or undrestanding in their field of study.




The Medical Microbiology program lasts at least 4 years.




Medical Microbiology is a branch of laboratory and clinical medicine concerned for diagnosis and prevention of infectious diseases: bacteria, viruses, fungi or parasites. In this course, the student will be study the agents responsible for causing human infections and able to recognize common infectious agents and the diseases that they cause.


Methods of Instruction


Training Course in the form of lectures, laboratory sessions, seminars.



Who Can Attend?


Master of Science (MSc) in Medical Microbiology, Microbiology, Virology or related degrees 
Doctor in Veterinary Medicine (D.V.M.)
Medical Doctor (M.D.)




Applicants are selected on the basis of their CV, qualifications and referee’s reports together with their received ability to complete the program successfully and on the value of the training offered to their subsequent career plans.


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.



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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