24 months
3000 USD/year
3000 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Medical Education from Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS)  is an interdisciplinary program with a special focus on educational sciences which is designed for those who wish to develop their role as educators.


Medical Education candidates from Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS) will learn to apply appropriate educational theories and strategies to enhance the quality of medical education activities.

They can contribute in teams to revise, develop and evaluate curriculum, cooperate to create effective educational opportunities, design and perform pieces of research in order to address gap of knowledge in the field of medical education and adopt a scholarly approach to medical education.

  Graduate Competencies

  • Applying learning theories to design appropriate educational interventions and opportunities.
  • Performing needs assessments for various educational programs
  • Contributing in curriculum development/ revision in medical education
  • Contributing in program and teacher evaluation
  • Designing E-courses and e-contents (e-learning in medical education)
  • Assessing students appropriately 
  • Adopting a scholarly approach to medical education
  • Designing faculty development activities
  • Designing and conducting research in medical education
  • Designing educational environment

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Learning Theories 
  • Teaching and learning: Basics and principles
  • Curriculum Development
  • Program Evaluation
  • Educational terminology

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


32 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Degree in medicine, dentistry, Pharmacy, or a B.Sc. /M.Sc. in Management & Educational Planning, or M.Sc. in Educational Management & Environment, or M.Sc. in Educational Management by one of the Iranian or foreign universities.
  • Application form
  • A letter of application or motivation in which you clearly specify your major and level of interest. 
  • A Resume or C.V.
  • Previous degree(s) in original  
  • Proficiency in English and Acceptable Scores
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • A passport-size photograph
  • A high-quality scan of the mane pages of your password

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    3000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3000 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    3000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3000 USD per year during 24 months.


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