30 months
3000 USD/year
3000 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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E-Learning in medical education is a postgraduate degree from Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS) which will give students the skills they need to plan, design and facilitate online learning opportunities for applicants in higher education, and to feed the needs of society in the area of e-learning in medical science.


Regarding the fast growing demand in medical fields for greater internationalization, more flexible and student-centered training programs with multi-professional elements are determined to commence a revolutionary approach to train tomorrow's health experts by using the latest advances in e-learning.

Although e-Learning in medical education course is the only major in its kind in the whole country, but it has a long history as a postgraduate course from Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS)  in most groundbreaking universities such as Athabasca University (Canada), University of Edinburg (UK), University of Maryland, University College, University of Denver. The aim of this course is to train future experts in health with advances in e-Learning. 


  • Provide consultation in instructional design to facilitate online learning in various fields Graduates in this course will be able to take educational responsibilities, conduct research and render consulting services related to e-learning in medical education. 
  • In education, the graduate may contribute not only not only to e-learning regarding the students ok medical education but may help any university departments who intend to initiate e-learning courses according to their needs. 
  • In research, they may help design, implement and evaluate basic and applied research in various contexts of the related field.
  • In providing consulting services, they help design and implement research using standard and ingenious methods. 

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Learning-Teaching Approaches and Strategies in Medical Sciences
  • Program Assessment Models and Theories in Medical Science Education
  • Learning Theories and their Application in Medical Science Education
  • General Medicine
  • Educational Technology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines


49 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 30 months.
  • National

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


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