SchoolSchool of Medicine
DepartmentDepartment of Cardiology
DegreeSpecialty (Residency)

Program Description:

Cardiovascular Specialty and Subspecialty Training Programs are mainly about Prevention, Treatment, Post interventional or post treatment Care. Regarding High Probability of Mortality and Morbidity due to cardiac diseases, in recent 3 decades, there has been a special Attention to these courses in the world and likewise in our Country, resulting in magnificent changes in these courses including changes in management as well as technology and Facilities. 


At the end of the program learners will be competent in the following skills:
• Performing imaging procedures
• Labeling the radiopharmaceuticals required in nuclear medicine
• Setting the nuclear medicine and imaging devices
• Performing different therapeutic procedures using radiopharmaceuticals
• Performing imaging stress tests
• Performing needle biopsy of the thyroid
• Using gamma probes to examine the sentinel lymph nodes or tumors


The Cardiology program lasts at least 4 years.

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 General Physicians (M.D) or Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.B.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.

Table: The overall structure of the course

Educational Field


Duration (Month)


Outpatient Visit,documentation,hospitalization, management ,follow ups ,Consultation 

Based on Schedule

Inpatient Ward 

Inpatien Visits,Care and Management,procedural Intervention,Discharge ,Followup….

Based on Schedule

Angiography Unit 

Participation in

procedure(observer,aid,independent operator.)

Based on Schedule

Echocardiography ward

Related issues education 

Based on Schedule

Exercise test & EPS

Exercise tests, electrophysiological studies 

Based on Schedule

Rotational Wards

1-Cardiac surgry

2-Pediatric Cardiac surgery 

3-Cardiac Imaging 

4-Cardiac Rehabilitation Ward 

1month 1month



Contact Information:

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

Contact Person: Dr. Ali Bozorgi

Tel.: (+98) 912 349 2291

Email  :


Address:  Department of Cardiology, Tehran Heart Center, and North Kargar Ave., 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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