SchoolSchool of Medicine
DepartmentDepartment of Rhinology

Program Description:

Rhinology is a specialized fellowship course covering the ear, throat, nose, head and neck surgeries, and the graduates are engaged in diagnosis, management, training, and research of related diseases.

Duration of this Program is 12 months with the aim of training knowledgeable, competent and committed specialists who provide the society with their expertise in the areas of prevention, diagnosis, treatment, education, and research




Expected Competencies at the End of the Program

General Competencies*

Specific Competencies and Skills

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

Endoscopic ethmoidectomy Maxillary antrostomy  frontal sinus surgeries 


Skull base tumors surgeries 

Management of the cerebrospinal fluid leak from the skull base

Observation of image guided surgery

Endoscopic DCR

Periorbital surgery

Revision surgery

Cadaveric surgery

Tumors of the nose and sinuses surgeries 

Diagnostic endoscopy

Correction of anatomical nasal abnormalities


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 an M.D. or M.B.B.S. degree. Having and approved Specialty in Otorhinolaryngology (ENT) 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: 12 months.



Program Curriculum

For more information, please download the Program Curriculum of Rhinology


Contact Information:

In case of any inquiries, you can contact the Office of International representative of the Department of Otorhinolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Tehran University of Medical Sciences through the following:

Contact Person: Dr. Sasan Dabiri

Tel.: (+98 21) 6670 3037

Email  : entdepartment@tums.ac.ir, s-dabiri@tums.ac.ir


Address: Amir Alam Hospital Complex, North Saadi Ave., Tehran, Iran

Postal Code: 11457-65111

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

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

Email: admission@tums.ac.ir

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


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