Guilan University of Medical Sciences

World University Rankings 2024
Parastar St., Rasht, Gilan Province, Iran

About Guilan University of Medical Sciences

Gilan University of Medical Sciences (GUMS) is a prominent medical school located in Rasht, which is the capital city of Gilan province in Iran. It was established in 1984 and has since become a leading institution for medical education and research in the region.

GUMS offers a wide range of academic programmes in the field of medicine and healthcare. The university comprises four schools: medicine, dental sciences, nursing and allied health sciences. These schools provide comprehensive and specialised education and training to future healthcare professionals.

GUMS administers and operates several hospitals and research centres in Rasht. Some of the notable affiliated hospitals include Razi Hospital, Poursina Hospital, Heshmat Hospital, Amiralmomenin Hospital, Azzahra Hospital and Shafa Hospital.

These hospitals serve as teaching facilities for medical students and offer healthcare services to the community. The campus is well-equipped with modern facilities and resources to facilitate a conducive learning environment for students and academic staff.

As a medical university, GUMS plays a crucial role in regulating and coordinating medical education, training and research in the healthcare profession throughout Gilan Province. It focuses on community-oriented medicine and places importance on research activities that address the healthcare needs of the local population. It aims to improve healthcare services and to enhance public health in the region.

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Key statistics

  • 11.5
    No. of students per staff
  • 1%
    Percentage of International Students
  • 53 : 47
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
  • 6%
    Proportion of ISR Publication
  • 5,472
    Number of FTE Students
Based on data collected for the (1) 2024 World University Rankings

Subjects taught at Guilan University of Medical Sciences

  • Life sciences

    • Biological Sciences
  • Physical sciences

    • Chemistry
  • Clinical, pre-clinical & health

    • Medicine & Dentistry
    • Other Health
  • Social sciences

    • Sociology