Birjand University of Medical Sciences
Application Guide 

Admission Requirements:

  • Capability of residing and studying in Iran.

  • Filling out and signing the application form of studying in BUMS and attaching all documents mentioned in the form.

  • Offering valid certificate confirming that the applicant is not infected with infectious and contagious diseases including HIV, hepatitis B and C, and is not addicted to any drugs and narcotics. The certificate must be signed and sealed by political attorneys or Islamic Republic of IRAN (IRI) consulates in the applicant’s country.

  • Observing educational and disciplinary rules and regulations of the university.

  • Presenting the assigned degree to apply for different levels which are mentioned in the table below:

You must have

To apply for

A certificate equivalent to a high school degree (a minimum of 12 years official school)

Two-year college course
Bachelor's Degree

  • The certificate must be signed and sealed by political attorneys or IRI consulates in the applicant’s country (for applicants who have graduated from non-Iranian educational institutes).

  • Submitting the original confirmed document mentioned above is necessary at the time of registration.

Study Options:

  • Birjand University of Medical Sciences Offers Study Options in Different Fields.Advantages of Studying at Birjand University of Medical Sciences and its Admission Capacity are as follow:

    • Having experienced staffs in different therapeutic areas including: different specialties in Neurology, General Surgery, Cardiology, Cardiovascular Surgery, Neurosurgery, Pathology, Laboratory dialysis, Gastroenterology, Endoscopy, EPS, Urology, Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiology, Neonatology, Oncology, Radiology, Psychiatry, Burn rehabilitation specialty, Orthopedics, Hematology, ENT, Obstetrics, Optometry, dermatology, Emergency Medicine, and having 980 available hospital beds.

    • Each year, admission capacity in this university includes: 10 students for General Medicine, 5 students for Dentistry, 5 students for each field of study to get Bachelor's degree, 1 student to get Residency, 2 students to get master's degree, and 1 student to get Ph.D.

    • Depending on the admission capacity for each field of study, in short term courses admission capacity will be 10-20 students in each year.

  • Admission to:

    • PH.D Programs:

      • Nursing Ph.D

      • Molecular Medicine Ph.D

    • Master's degree programs:

      • Anatomical Sciences

      • Health Education and Health Promotion

      • Environmental Health

      • Clinical Biochemistry

      • Medical Biotechnology

      • Psychiatric Nursing

      • Surgical Nursing

      • Community Health Nursing

      • Emergency Nursing

      • Immunology

      • Laboratory Hematology and Blood Bank

    • Bachelor's degree programs:

      • Health care: Fighting diseases, environmental health, general health, professional health and work safety.

      • Nursing and midwifery: nursing, midwifery and medical emergencies.

      • Paramedical Courses: Anesthesiology, Operating Room Nursing, Radiology Technology, Laboratory Sciences.


  • Persian language is the medium of instruction at BUMS, therefore the applicants who receive final admission must attend and successfully pass courses in a Persian Language Center in a university introduced by BUMS.