e-Learning in Medical Education (MSc)


Technology has profoundly affected teaching-learning process in this digital age. The Master of “e-Learning in Medical Education” enables students to have comprehensive understanding of virtual learning applied in medical sciences from theoretical to practical aspects.

The program is delivered online, mostly based on asynchronous approach. Meanwhile you won’t feel alone. Courses are designed highly interactive with lots of opportunities to collaborate closely with your instructors and peers in TUMS’ e-learning platform. This provides you enough flexibility regarding time and place of studying, even though you are a busy professional.

Program Objectives

The aim of this program is to achieve the following objectives:

  • To deal with pedagogical issues in e- learning in medical sciences, including e-teaching capabilities, e-content development and e-learning system design
  • To perform research related to e-learning domain
  • To advise specialists of other majors for designing and developing virtual courses and e-contents in their intended syllabi

For further information on program’s curriculum and courses,click here 

For information on general requirements including academic Grade Point Average (GPA), English proficiency, etc., click on .guideline

Note: International students, who are studying in face-to-face programs in Iran, are eligible to apply for this program as a second degree.

 Who is eligible to apply?

The applicants should have one of the following degrees:

  • All Bachelor and Master Degrees in Medical Sciences
  • Bachelor of Management and Educational Planning
  • Master of Educational Planning Management
  • Master of Environment Management
  • Master of Education Management
  • Master of Educational Planning
  • Master of Educational Research
  • Doctor of Medicine (M.D.)
  • Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD.)
  • Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S)
Course Information


2 to 2.5 years




3 semesters for courses and 1 to 2 semesters for thesis

Course language



Fully Online

Time commitment

6-9 Hours per Week


Semester based




Navid LMS and Adobe Connect


Rita Mojtahedzadeh, MD, MPH, PhD, Associate Professor

Department of e-Learning in Medical Education, Virtual School

Email: r_mojtahedzadeh@tums.ac.ir

Telephone Number: +982142036001