Bachelor Of Optometry and Ophthalmic Technology
Optometry is a health care profession which deals with the examination, diagnosis, treatment and management of diseases and disorders of the visual system. It is a vision care science. One can also define it as the science of eye equipment (including lenses and spectacles) which is imbued with the idea of improving the vision of the human eye and remove all kinds of obstacles of sight which an individual may experience. This is a dynamic and challenging career, which allows one to help people, achieve personal growth, community respect, job flexibility and financial success and offers virtually unlimited opportunities.
- Eligibility criteria
Candidate should have passed 10+2 Science stream with Physics, Chemistry, Biology subjects
Students who have completed 2 years long Diploma in Optometry course may secure admission directly in 2nd year of B.Sc. Optometry program. This entry is known as the lateral entry.
The Program will help a student to become an Optician, Optometrist, Refractionist and Ophthalmic Assistant.