Academic Programs & Educational Courses

 for International Applicants


Education in Farabi is versatile and covers a wide spectrum of general medicine to advanced courses and fellowships and clinical ophthalmology. It is noteworthy that the institute accepts international applicants for 3-month technical courses as well on varied surgical, clinical and medical areas disciplines. 




Farabi Eye Hospital

Comprehensive Center of Excellence in Ophthalmology

Tehran University of Medical Sciences

Address: Farabi Hospital, Qazvin Sq., Tehran 1336616351, Iran


Department Chair and Chief Ophthalmologist


AKBARI BAGHBANI Mohammadreza, MD, 

Phone +98-21-55421001
Fax: +98-21-55409095


Specialty (4 yrs.)


·         Comprehensive Ophthalmology

* Residency Curriculum is linked.


Fellowships (1.5 yrs.)


·         Cornea and Anterior Segment

·         Glaucoma

·         Pediatric Ophthalmology & Adult Strabismus

·         Vitreoretinal Diseases


Short Courses (3 months) 


·         Cataract Surgery (Phacoemulsification)

·         Ocular Surface

·         Keratoplasty

·         Refractive Surgery

·         Contact Lens (& Keratoconus)

·         Ocular Trauma and Emergency Ophthalmology

·         Glaucoma

·         Vitreo-Retinal Surgery

·         Electrophysiology

·         ROP

·         Strabismus

·         Orbit and Oculoplasty

·         Neuro-ophthalmology

·         Ocular Oncology 


Training Courses


·         Ophthalmic Nursing Diploma (OND)

·         Ophthalmic Operating Room Graduate Certificate (OORG)


Summer School Program


·         Summer Program in Ophthalmology




For local coordination please contact and send a CC to 

For formal application please visit TUMS 





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