Applied cell Sciences

SchoolSchool of Advanced Technologies in Medicine
DepartmentDepartment of Tissue Engineering & Applied cell Sciences


Program Description:


Applied cell sciences department seeks a leadership role in applied cell sciences, in stem cell therapy and regenerative medicine, through developing innovative, multidisciplinary collaborative approaches. It is an emerging field that aims at the regeneration of natural tissues using biological cells, biomaterials, biotechnology, and clinical medicine.                

Training future leaders for education, research and clinical studies using cells specially stem cells is our main goal. Our mission is to accelerate the promise of regenerative medicine by exploring the body’s natural ability to heal itself, which does not seem a very far-fetched idea and we presume a leading role for ourselves in the region in the coming decades.



Expected Competencies at the End of the Program 

 General Competencies*

 Specific Competencies and Skills

Graduates of this course will be able to take educational responsibilities, conduct research and provide expert consulting services related to the applied cell sciences. In education, contribution to teaching applied cell sciences to students of various fields according to the universities needs. In research, designing, implementing and evaluating basic and applied researches in various related areas. In providing expert services for the laboratory diagnosis of applied cell sciences, using high technology.

Admission Requirements

General Requirement: To apply for this program, you will need to fulfill a number of requirements, which can be found in the Graduate Admission Requirements.

Specific Requiremetns:  Holding a master's degree M.Sc. in one of the fields of   cellular and molecular biology, biology, medical biotechnology, medical microbiology, microbiology, medical virology, biotechnology, toxicology, developmental biology, medical immunology, physiology, pharmacology, clinical biochemistry, human genetics, laboratory hematology and blood bank, medical nanotechnology or medical degree in medicine, dentistry, pharmacy and veterinary.  received in Iran or abroad

The eligible candidate should have successfully completed an approved related Degree program and should be proficient in English or Persian.

Admission Deadline

Tehran University of Medical Sciences has a rolling application system and reviews student applications all year round.

However, the deadline for the September intake is June 31.

Education Fees and Yearly Expenses

For complete and comprehensive information about fees and expenses, please refer to the Education Fees and Yearly Expenses section.

Duration: 4 years


Courses and number of credits:


Prerequisite courses:                 6 credits

Special Courses:                          18 credits

Thesis:                                          20 credits

Total:                                           44 credits

Program Curriculum

For more information, please download the Program Curriculum of Applied cell Sciences

Contact Information:

In case of any inquiries, you can contact the Office of International representative of the Department of Applied cell Sciences Tehran University of Medical Sciences through the following:

Contact Person: :  Dr. Nasrollah Tabatabaei

Tel.:  (+98 21) 43052121

Email  :


Postal Code: 1417755469

Address: Department of Applied cell Sciences , Third floor, No 88, Italia st., Keshavarz blvd., School of Advanced Technologies in Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

To contact the Office of International Admissions, please use the following information:

Tel.: (+98 21) 8890 2090-93, Ext.: 169


Address: No. 21, Dameshgh St., Vali-e Asr Ave., Tehran 1416753955, Iran


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