Dear esteemed international applicants,

On behalf of Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences (SBUMS), we extend our heartfelt congratulations and warmest wishes for your acceptance into our esteemed institution. We are honored to welcome you as valued members of our academic community and look forward to your contributions to our vibrant intellectual environment.

As you embark on your academic journey at SBUMS, we invite you to embrace the exceptional opportunities that await you. Our university is renowned for its unwavering commitment to academic excellence and the training of highly skilled physicians and specialists. Through our diverse range of programs at the undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate levels, we provide a transformative educational experience that fosters intellectual growth and professional development.

Your presence at SBUMS not only enriches our academic landscape but also plays a pivotal role in advancing healthcare and scientific progress within your respective countries. We believe that by nurturing your academic aspirations and fostering your potential, we contribute to the development of capable future generations who will shape the medical field and make meaningful contributions to society.

Our dedicated team in the International Affairs Department is committed to providing you with exceptional support throughout your academic journey. We strive to create an inclusive and welcoming environment where your academic and personal needs are met with the utmost care and efficiency. We encourage you to actively engage with our university community, share your perspectives, and contribute to the intellectual discourse that defines SBUMS.

We are pleased to announce that SBUMS is now accepting applications for international students for the academic programs listed below, commencing in the second semester of 2024 (1402-1403):

  • Bachelor's programs
  • Master's programs
  • Doctoral programs
  • Specialty programs
  • Sub-specialty programs
  • Fellowship programs


We eagerly anticipate your arrival at Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, where we are confident that your academic endeavors will flourish and your dreams will take flight.


Applicant Eligibility and Requirements

  • General Conditions:
  • Non-residence in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Absence of legal impediments to academic residencies in Iran
  • Possession of a valid secondary school diploma, Bachelor's degree, or Master's degree, accompanied by official transcripts, for applications to higher education levels
  • Language Proficiency:
  • Courses are taught in English. Applicants must demonstrate sufficient English language proficiency or complete preparatory language courses.
  • Proficiency in Persian language is essential for fields involving patient interaction. Language courses are required for those who do not meet this requirement.
  • Interviews and Registration:
  • English language interviews may be conducted for final acceptance in specific disciplines and levels.
  • Initial admission does not guarantee final registration.
  • Applications from individuals who have obtained their diplomas from Iran are ineligible.


Required Documentation: 

  • Application Form (completed)
  • Passport Page 1 Scan
  • Recent Photograph (3x4 cm; for men: no ties; for women: hijab required)
  • Academic Credentials:
  • Bachelor's Degree: Diploma and Secondary School Transcript
  • Master's Degree: Academic Certificate, Bachelor's Transcript, Recommendation Letters (2), Statement of Purpose, Curriculum Vitae
  • PhD Degree: Academic Certificate, Master's Transcript, Recommendation Letters (2), Statement of Purpose, Curriculum Vitae
  • Sub-specialty, Fellowship, and Specialty: Academic Certificate, Prior Degree Transcript, Recommendation Letters (2), Statement of Purpose, Curriculum Vitae
  • Evidence of Research Experience (e.g., publications in scientific journals, conference presentations, books authored)
  • Completed Visa Form and SAORG Code (obtained from
  • All required documents must be submitted during registration.


Contact Information

For further inquiries, please contact the Admission Department of the University via email at: