Scholarship - Doctor of Dental Medicine (D.M.D.) Program, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Iran

Publish Date: Sep 16, 2015

Deadline: Sep 22, 2015

SUMS Admission Announcement for Doctor of Dental Medicine (D.M.D.) Program

Shiraz University of Medical Sciences offers a program leading to the Doctor of Dental Medicine (D.M.D.) degree for the fall semester 2015. All prospective students who fulfill our program requirements are encouraged to apply for this program. Please note that  the deadline for this program is September 22, 2015. If you are interested in the program go to the apply section orapply here:

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Shiraz School of Dentistry, founded in 1969, with 97 academic members, offers a full range of academic courses, including undergraduate and 11 postgraduate programs. It accepts international students in Doctor of Dental Medicine (D.M.D.) program for the upcoming semester.

Language of Instruction

Classes during the first years of the program are held in English, but as the persian skills of the students improve and because of the necessity of communicating with patients and involvement in clinical settings, some parts of the trainings will be held in Persian.

Class Location

First year of the program will be held at  SUMS International campus in the magnificent Kish Island, the rest 5 years will be held at SUMS main campus in Shiraz Iran.

Duration of the Program

D.M.D. program lasts at least 5-6 years

Tuition Fees and Expenses

Although Shiraz is one of the largest cities in Iran, cost of living here is almost affordable. This makes Shiraz a perfect destination for students. However, as an international student, you need to verify that you have the funds for your tuition and living costs during your stay as a student. You might either introduce a sponsor who will pay for your expenses or you will afford the costs yourself.

 Shiraz University of Medical Sciences (SUMS)

Shiraz University of Medical Sciences (SUMS) founded in 1949, is one of the oldest medical universities nationwide.  SUMS displays a good deal of tradition as well as modernity, aiming at training students, utilizing high-quality education and research. Since its foundation, SUMS has been active as one of the largest and most reputable universities in Iran and the Middle East and an influential figure in the region, regarding the services it offers to the patients including complicated treatment activities such as liver and kidney transplantation , as well as other advanced treatments.

SUMS is particularly proud of being considered as the main hub of four scientific areas as follows:

  • The hub of liver  transplantation in the Middle East
  • The hub of clinical immunology in Iran
  • The hub of clinical Microbiology in Iran
  • The hub of advanced electronic education in Iran

At SUMS, we have been capable of providing an intellectual environment to educate top students and send them out to practice their skills all over the world. Currently, 9130 students are studying in a variety of academic disciplines in our 17 schools, 753 faculty members and more than 27000 personnel are working at SUMS. They are all contributing to our goal of improving health, treatment and training young future experts.

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