M.Sc. On Campus

Physical Therapy

Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS)

30 months
3000 USD/year
3000 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Physical Therapy from Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS)  is a dynamic clinical profession that is intended to promote health and provide rehabilitation through clinical practice, education and critical inquiry.  


Physical Therapy from Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS) is intended to provide the necessary education for clinical practice and research. The program will take more than two years, i.e. five semesters in 30 months, to be completed. 

 The main mission of the program is educating physical therapists who are proficient in research, supervision, management, consultation, promotion of health, prevention of dysfunction and provision of care, based on the latest findings in Physical Therapy in order to be able to  meet the needs of the our society. As such, the program promotes the acquisition of advanced academic knowledge, skills and behaviors that are essential for a primary health care provider in a complex and continually evolving health care environment.


The graduates can offer important services to their patients, including prevention and management of pain, repair of physical impairments and disabilities by developing a treatment plan and using different modalities, therapeutic exercises, manual therapies and other related techniques.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Physiology and Pathophysiology of the Neuromuscular System 
  • Biomechanics of Extremity and Gait Disorders
  • Biomechanics of Spinal Disorders 
  • Manual Therapy of Functional Disorders of the Joints of the Spine
  • Electrophysiology of the Central Nervous System 
  • Motor Control
  • Advanced Specialized (Specific) Techniques 
  • Pathophysiology of the Cardiovascular Pulmonary System

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 30 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

  • Holding a Bachelor’s degree (B.Sc.) in physical therapy 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

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    3000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3000 USD per year during 30 months.
  • National

    3000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3000 USD per year during 30 months.


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