What are the Academic requirements?
A graduate applicant is an applicant who has already completed and obtained his/her first-level university degree and wishes to pursue his/her education beyond that level in M.Sc., Ph.D., Specialty, Subspecialty, Fellowship, etc. For further information on graduate programs offered by TUMS, click here.
To apply for the graduate level, filling out the Online Application Form
and uploading high-quality scans of the following documents are required:
Documents with (*) symbol are mandatory.
- * A letter of application or motivation in which you clearly specify your major and level of interest. Guidelines on writing a letter of motivation is available here:
- * A Resume or C.V.
Previous degree(s) in original: *
Graduate applicants who are applying for M.Sc. level should provide us with B.Sc. degree, SSC, and HSSC along with their complete transcripts of records.
Graduate applicants who are applying for Ph.D. level should provide us with M.Sc. and B.Sc. degrees along with their complete transcripts of records.
Graduate applicants who are applying for Specialty level should provide us with Secondary School Certificate (SSC), Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSSC) or their equals and M.B.B.S./M.D. degree or their equivalents along with its complete transcript of records. They should also provide their Certificate of Practice (COP)/Certificate of Internship.
Graduate applicants who are applying for Subspecialty or Fellowship level should provide us with M.B.B.S./M.D. or their equivalents, and Specialty degrees along with their complete transcripts of records. They should also provide their Certificate of Practice (COP)/Certificate of Internship.
- Proficiency in English and Acceptable Scores:
IELTS with a minimum band score of 5.5 or its equivalent in TOEFL iBT (minimum 69) or TOEFL PBT (minimum 525) is required upon registration. For further information, click here.
- * Two letters of recommendation
- * A passport-size photograph
* A high-quality analysis of the main pages of your passport
For students intending to study in a graduate program, providing a certificate of any publications or published papers will be considered as an advantage, though providing these types of material is not obligatory and part of the requirements.
How can I apply?
Applications for graduate programs are submitted using the application form. Here you can register and create your application. You will need to complete a number of different sections, including your personal details, educational qualifications, financial information and a personal statement.
Read our advice on how to apply for a graduate degree for more information on the TUMS application.
If you have been accepted on your interested program, start preparing for your visa application if you require a visa to study in Iran. You can find out more information here.
If you were unsuccessful in your application, you will be able to apply again the following year.