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Medical Biotechnology

Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS)

24 months
Duration
3000 USD/year
3000 USD/year
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About

Medical Biotechnology from Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS) prepares students to improve the environment, the food products, and the health indices by adopting and implementing new findings from different sciences including molecular and cellular biology, genetic engineering, tissue engineering and living organisms.  

Overview

Medical Biotechnology from Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS) aims to resolve health problems of general community and to produce useful bioproducts such as vaccines, diagnostic kits, recombinant antibodies, food products and drugs. Biotechnologists also serve in educational, research and commercial organizations in an attempt to further benefit the public.  

Students at Medical Biotechnology from Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS) will be competent in the following skills:

  • Effective communication, interaction and effort in the work environment
  • Efficient work with the specialized tools and equipment
  • Calibration of the related equipment
  • Proper handling of animal models
  • Expert knowledge and skill in researching and writing scientific reports
  • Proper understanding of the environmental impacts associated with the activity; knowing how to perform risk assessments; being well familiar with safety instructions in his/her subject area. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cell line development 
  • Vaccine production 
  • Artificial tissue production
  • Gene transfer to cells
  • Production of monoclonal antibodies
  • Cleaning and sterilization 
  • Preparation of required buffers
  • Preparation of different cell culture media

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

31 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Holding a Bachelor’s degree (B.Sc.) in any field of medical sciences (biology, all fields), biotechnology, laboratory sciences, veterinary laboratory sciences and experimental sciences , MD,  Pharm-D or veterinary medicine received in Iran or abroad.
  • 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.

Funding

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