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KUMS Scholarship for International Students

Looking for ways to fund your graduate education? If you can demonstrate academic excellence and leadership, you may qualify for a scholarship at KUMS. Here’s a look at the options.

Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences (KUMS) is delighted to offer various competitive scholarships to applicants who have demonstrated outstanding academic and leadership achievements in order to assist students in enhancing their studies by providing an international perspective. All applicants, applying to one of undergraduate programs, are encouraged to complete the Application for the undergraduate scholarship program at the time of their admission application process. The scholarship program is available to all undergraduate international students. The applications are open now.

KUMS scholarship are awarded on the basis of outstanding academic merit to candidates applying for one of the following programs at KUMS and potential to graduate students from all around the world.

Doctor of Medicine (M.D.)

Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S)

Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D)

All Other Undergraduate Programs

Course Level: These scholarships are available to pursue the undergraduate programme.

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for these scholarships

  • The applicant must not be a citizen of Iran.
  • The applicant may not have dual citizenship, where the second citizenship is from Iran.
  • The candidate must hold a high school diploma or its equivalent.
  • International applicants must meet minimum requirements based on their country of origin.

Fellows will be selected based on outstanding merit, from applicants who meet all relevant admissions criteria for KUMS.

The Undergraduate Scholarships are awarded for one academic year. It could be renewed on an annual basis so long as the recipients remain in good academic standing and enroll fulltime in a program.

Types of Scholarships:

  • Stipend Scholarship covers your expenses including registration fee, furnished accommodation and Overseas Student Health Cover
  • Tuition Fee Scholarship is a full or partial tuition Fee -Waiver scholarship, which covers registration fee, Persian language courses, and discounts on tuition fees ranging from 1% to 100%.

How to Apply: Apply for admission and scholarships online through the following link: Apply to KUMS

Application Procedure: The candidate should submit the online application form. It is required to attach a cover letter to the application form, determining which type of scholarship they are applying for. Your cover letter is a significant part of the application. The cover letters are reviewed by the selection committee. Your cover letter should let the committee members know the reason you are applying for a scholarship. Having the academic credentials to support your application is essential. In addition to satisfying the academic requirements for admission, all applicants are required to satisfy the English proficiency requirements. Once applications are received by KUMS, it will be reviewed by a Scholarship Committee. You will be notified by email if you are awarded a scholarship. If you are offered a scholarship, please read the email notification we send you and follow the directions.

Scholarship Application Deadline: There is no deadline for this application. However, we recommend applying as early as possible. We accept students for autumn (September) and winter (January) semesters. Please make sure to submit your application in time enough in order that your application can be taken into the consideration for the upcoming semester if you wish to apply for the Autumn semester.

Scholarship Provider: Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, Iran.


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