Hormozgan University of medical sciences was founded after the Islamic republic of iran in 1987. Under the consideration of nursing and midwifery, it began with 98 students of nursing and midwifery in 1987. After one month in the same year, medical school was founded and started with 140 students. Today, Hormozgan University of medical sciences has five schools- medicine, dentistry, nursing and midwifery, paramedics and health. The university contains more than 2500 students in 16 fields of medical sciences. The university consists of following research centre like- trauma research centre, cardiovascular research Centre, infectious and tropical disease research centre, research Centre for molecular medicine, mother and child care research centre and social determinants of health research Centre.