Scholarship for undergraduate program in Medical Science, Shiraz, Iran.

About Scholarship

If you are a resident of a country other than Islamic Republic of Iran, seeking to pursue your undergraduate studies in neighboring country Iran, you can apply to the scholarships offered by Shiraz University of Medical Sciences (SUMS). SUMS is one the  SUMS offers various scholarships for international students in the medical fields.


Location: Shiraz, Iran

Institution: Shiraz University of Medical Science.

Level of study: Undergraduate degree

Fields of study:

  • Doctor of Medicine (M.D)
  • Doctor of Dental Medicine (D.M.D.)
  • Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm. D.)
  • All other Undergraduate programs.

Type of Course: Full-time

Language of instruction: English and Persian

Number of Scholarships:  Unlimited

Deadline: May 1, 2018

Result announcement: July 2018

Start of the study program: Fall Semester 2018

Duration: Scholarship is awarded for a maximum of 12 months and renewed each year based on students achievement.


Two types of scholarships are offered by Shiraz University of Medical Science as the following:

  • C scholarship covers all expenses; such as:
    • registration fee,
    • furnished accommodation, and
    • Persian language courses)

Except for the tuition fee and English language courses (if deemed necessary).

  • B Scholarship covers the following expenses:
    • Fees of registration
    • Discount on the tuition fee ranging from 1% to 100%.
    • furnished accommodation, and
    • Persian language courses



The applicant must meet the following requirements:

  • Be a national of any country other than Iran.
  • Not holding dual citizenship, which one of them is from Iran
  • Have a high school diploma or equivalent.

Required Documents:

  • A secondary school diploma or the equivalent certificate including all the subjects and all graded results obtained during the studies.
  •  Transcript of the Records (Mark sheets) of the secondary and higher secondary school
  •   (CV)
  •  Cover Letter
  •  Copy of Passport in High Quality and (PDF, JPEG, PNG)
  •  Passport-size photo


Application Procedure

The applicants can apply online via university website linked below in following steps:

  • Fill and submit online application form
  • Attach the required documents specially a cover letter expressing your eligibility and kind of scholarship you apply.
  • Selected candidates will be notified via email in July 2018

Apply online

For more queries you can visit Shiraz University of Medical Science.

Any queries can be asked by contacting the address below

Email:  Phone number: (+98 71) 32 12 28 84