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Commencement of Fresh Batch (Session 2017-18) starting on 21st August, 2017 (Excluding BAMS, BUMS, BHMS and Optometry Courses)

Bachelor in Optometry

  • Duration - 3 years academic program plus 1 year of internship
  • Eligibility Criteria

    Pass in 1O+2 with Physics, Chemistry with Biology or Mathematics as optional subjects, with a minimum of 50% marks.

 

It is an undergraduate Optometric course. Optometry is a health care profession which is concerned with the health of the eyes and related structures. Bachelor in  Optometry degree course includes the study of the examination, diagnosis and treatment of eyes, specially related to visual, optical symptoms, refractive errors and their correction, using lenses and other optical aids. The Bachelor in  Optometry degree course covers the study of vision screening (eye testing), diagnosis of visual problems, orthoptics and vision training, optometric counseling of patients with partial sight, colour blindness and hereditary vision defects, and designing and fitting of spectacles, contact lens and low vision aids.

CAREER AVENUES

Optometry aims to produce professionally competent optometrists serving as primary eye care health practitioners. Common job profiles of students after completing the course includes Optometry Technicians, Ophthalmic Assistants and Ophthalmic Nurses. Opportunities exist in areas related with Optician shops, eye doctors, and Contact Lens companies, ophthalmic lens industry and hospital eye departments. A technician can work for eye testing, contact lenses, squint exercises. One can start your own eye clinic, optical shop, lens manufacturing unit.

CORE MODULES

Human Anatomy, Human Physiology, Ocular Anatomy, Ocular Optics, Ocular Physiology, Ophthalmic instruments and appliances, Ocular disease, Ocular pharmacy and pharmacology, Binocular Vision & Ocular Motility, Geriatric & Pediatric Optometry.

Hostel Fee Structure

  • Rs. 55,000/- per annum (for double A/C)
  • Rs. 45,000/- per annum (for triple A/C)
  • Rs. 30,000/- per annum (for triple occupancy)
  • Rs. 40,000/- per annum (for double occupancy)
  • Rs. 25,000/- per annum (for six seated room - only for Diploma Courses)

Mess Charges

  • Rs. 25,000/- per annum