SchoolSchool of Dentistry
DepartmentDepartment of Prosthodontics
DegreeM.Sc. (Master of Science).

Program Description: 

Prosthodontics is one of the specialty courses in dentistry, which consists of subdivisions fixed prostheses, removable complete prostheses, removable partial prostheses removable maxillofacial prostheses and dental implants.  Graduates passing the specialty and board exams held by the authorities of the Ministry of Health, Treatment and Medical Education will be certified as prosthodontists.



Specific Competencies and Skills

At the end of the program learners will be competent in the following skills:

  • Have thorough knowledge of the stomatognathic apparatus, occlusion and the relevand disorders
  • Have the capacity to diagnose, prepare treatment plan and reconstruct lost intraoral structures
  • Have the capacity to diagnose, prepare treatment plan and reconstruct lost extraoral structures
  • Have the capacity to diagnose, prepare treatment plan and solve problems of occlusion and TMJ disorders
  • Have the ability to teach, carry out research and access scientific sources





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: Degree in Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S) by one of the Iranian or foreign universities.

The eligible candidate should have successfully completed an approved general physician 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.

  2.5 years  Duration:


Total Course Credits       

  • Common basic sciences:               9.5
  • Specific basic sciences:                2.5
  • Related sciences:                          2
  • Core courses:                               98.5


Program Curriculum

For more information, please download the Program Curriculum of Prosthodontics  

Contact Information:

In case of any inquiries, you can contact the Office of Vice-Dean for International Affairs at TUMS School of Dentistry through the following:

Contact Person: Dr. Pouyan Amini Shakib

Tel.: (+9821) 42794266

Email: or


Address:  Faculty of Dentistry: End of North Kargar Street, Tehran, 1439955991, 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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