M.Sc Optometry

Duration: - 2 Years (4 Sem)

Eligibility criteria: All those candidates who have passed 10+2 having Physics, Chemistry, and Biology as compulsory subjects from a recognized institute with aggregate score 50% for general category (45%for SC/ST/OBCcandidates)

Career Prospectus & Job Opportunities : : Optometrists are highly in demand because they can practice in their own with other eye care professionals or can get engaged in research or teaching. The p

  • Correction of refractive errors of the eye and prescription of glasses.
  • Designing and fitting of contact lenses, prosthetic eye s and low visionaids.
  • Evaluation of the health status of the eye and referring patients to ophthalmologists atthe right stage.
  • Detection of ocular related diseases like Cataract, Glaucoma, DiabeticRetinopathy etc
  • Diagnosis and treatment of ocular malfunction.
  • Practice Public Health Optometry in schools, colleges, slums, andrural area.
  • Practice Occupational Optometry in industries.
  • Conduct Optometric counselling for patients with patient sight, colourblindness, hereditary visiondefects anddisease etc.
  • Conduct vision rehabilitation and follow-up work of discharged patients.