24 months
5000 USD/year
5000 USD/year
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The Community Health Nursing program of Shiraz University of Medical Sciences is teaching students about the synthesis of nursing and public health practice applied to promote and protect the health of population. It combines all the basic elements of professional, clinical nursing with public health and community practice.


Community Health Nursing program of Shiraz University of Medical Sciences is a branch of nursing which combines nursing science with other health-related sciences and evidence-based practice in different fields of society. The graduates provide their services, with an emphasis on primary prevention and community health.


The graduates of the Community Health Nursing program of Shiraz University of Medical Sciences can fulfill various tasks at such different settings as healthcare centers, hospitals (in referral system), rehabilitation as well as home care centers, schools, addiction centers, centers for accidents or disasters, etc. to offer services to clients, families and communities by adopting critical thinking and   creative methods for problem-solving. To this end, they cooperate effectively with other health professionals in an attempt to effectively apply modern technologies as well as evidence-based knowledge for improving healthcare quality with respect to national resources.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Epidemiology principles
  • Policy and professional issues
  • Management principles and practices
  • Health assessment
  • Health promotion

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Language requirements: Evidence of English Proficiency on the TOEFL or IELTS tests. The minimum score for TOEFL PBT, TOEFL iBT and IELTS is 533, 72 and 5.5 respectively.
  • Applicants must obtain a record of transcripts from the institution they have attended. There is no minimum required GPA to secure admission to a graduate program. However, competitive applicants have the GPA of 3.00 or above.
  • B.Sc. and secondary school or equivalent 
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV): This includes your personal information as well as your education background and work experience.
  • Cover Letter: This letter demonstrates which program you are deciding to apply for.
  • Two letters of recommendation\Scanned copy of the main page of your passport in high quality in any graphic format (PDF, JPEG, and PNG)
  • Passport-size photo

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5000 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    5000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5000 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Shiraz

7338875 - 11101515 IRR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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