Mashhad University of Medical Sciences

Mashhad University of Medical Sciences was found in Iran, and was formed in 1949 by Ferdowsi University of Mashhad. National legislation directed that it separated from its parent institution in 1986. The school started out with 61 students, 7 tutors, and one associate professor.  It is located in Razavi Khorasan province in the city of Mashhad. It is considered to be one of the greatest institutes in the middle east. The department of medicine was ranked in 2001 among Iranian Universities. The university is the main health care provider in Khorasan community. It admits international students from various countries.

University at a Glance:

Established: Founded in 1949

University Type: Public University

Number of International Students: 300 

Hostel Type: University Hostel 

Climate: Mild in the spring and autumn, Hot and dry in summer, cold in winter

Yearly Tuition Fee: Approx. USD 1563 

Eligibility: 75% in PCB, 3.0 GPA

ECFMG Approval: Not Approved

Last Date to Apply: Not Available

University Introduction:

Mashhad University of Medical Sciences is a pioneer in providing short courses and fellowships to international students. The university staff remains up to date with information on recent medical breakthroughs. It then provides patients with access to high quality care. They also work on telemedicine and e-Health systems to discover methods and strategies that would improve health and social care.


The faculty includes 600 teaching staff, 140 dentists, 130 pharmacists and 1700 physicians. It has 8 faculties. The faculties are Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of dentistry, Faculty of nursery and midwifery, Faculty of paramedical, Faculty of pharmacy, Faculty of traditional medicine and Faculty of health.

Campus Life:

Professors and students cooperate to work on research projects jointly. This is through the student research center. The university has a nutrition office that works to provide food to students. It also practices continuous and practical supervision on its quantity and quality. The school has a library with adequate resources. It also has sporting facilities such as a gym and swimming pool.


Hostel facilities are provided for the students by the school. The dormitory office provides a safe and comfortable place to stay for foreign students. This entails 4 dormitories in the sister ward and 2 in the brother ward.

Why Should I Study at Mashhad University of Medical Sciences?

  • It creates a diverse, scholarly and harmonious community that is committed to equity, equality and integrity.
  • It achieves excellence through teamwork, leadership and strong work ethic. 
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