Aims and Scope

The Future of Medical Education Journal (FMEJ) is a peer-reviewed journal, published by Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran.

This is an open access journal which means that all content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles in this journal without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. This is in accordance with the BOAI definition of open access.


FMEJ aims to develop the knowledge of medical education and tries to provide information in the field of education for medical and health care professionals. By publishing each abstract in 4 major West and South Asian languages, it seeks to reflect the situation of research in medical education in this area and worldwide. The main text is published in English.

The journal accepts and welcomes high quality papers in the forms of original research articles and rarely review articles, qualitative research articles, and scientific letters on all aspects of medical education including undergraduate and postgraduate education, continuing professional development and interprofessional education.

Notice: FMEJ do not accept to review preprint manuscripts.

Service for Authors

  • High quality peer review
  • Translation of abstract in 4 languages; English, Persian, Arabic, Urdu and distribution of journal in the related countries
  • Rapid turnaround of manuscripts - decisions on most papers within 6 weeks
  • Online submissions from January 2012


Indexed in

DOAJ, EBSCO, EMRO, Google Scholar, ISC, SID, CIVILICA, Iran Medex, Magiran

Approved by

Medical Journals Commission of Ministry of Health and Medical Education (Publication Permission 19574230)