The field of Medical Mycology is a branch of the medical sciences whose MSc graduates learn more about human fungal infections, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of these infections and the importance of fungi from medical and health perspectives.
The graduates help in teaching practical medical mycology to undergraduates, advancing the frontiers of knowledge, and promoting public health by providing laboratory diagnosis of fungal infection and take part in relevant research projects
The main mission of the course is to train committed, knowledgeable and competent individuals in Medical Mycology.
Expected Competencies at the End of the Program
Specific Competencies and Skills
At the end of the program learners will be competent in the following skills:
- Keeping the physical and psychological environment as well as the workplace healthy
- Using specialized equipment
- Working in professional environments
- Handling the bio-signal equipment and data processing
- Interpreting the test results
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 Bachelor’s degree (B.Sc.) in one of the fields of clinical laboratory sciences, microbiology, biology (in microbiology, cellular and molecular, and zoology branches) 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. Psychology
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.
Courses and number of credits:
Prerequisite courses: 4 credits
Special Courses: 20 credits
Thesis: 8 credits
Total: 32 credits
For more information, please download the Program Curriculum Medical Mycology
In case of any inquiries, you can contact the Office of International representative of the Department of Medical Mycology , Tehran University of Medical Sciences through the following:
Contact Person: : Dr. Mehdi Mohebali
Tel.: (+98 21) 88951400
Email : email@example.com;firstname.lastname@example.org
Address: Department of Medical Mycology, School of Public Health (SPH), Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS), Engheleb Square, 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
In case you are ready to apply, please refer to TUMS Online Application Form below.
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