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Diploma | Duration: 2 Years

Diploma in Optometry

Diploma in Optometry

Eligibility:

10+2 in science stream or equivalent from a recognized Board/ Council with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics /Biology as compulsory subjects with minimum 50% marks in aggregate or equivalent grade and minimum 50% in subject opted (5% relaxation to SC/ST/OBC - Non Creamy Layer)
*Candidates passing with PCM without Biology in 10+2 will have to undergo remedial classes/ bridge course for Biology
*Candidates passing with PCB without Mathematics in 10+2 will have to undergo remedial classes/ bridge course for Mathematics

Selection:

Based on overall performance in last examination followed by Personal Interview.

Fees:

FEE STRUCTURE 2022-23
Registration & Admission Fees(To Be Paid Once Only)
a Prospectus & Form 1000.00
b Registration(To be paid during the admission for all courses) 30000.00
c Admission Fee 10000.00
d Caution Money (Common for all streams) - Refundable 5000.00
Tuition Fees
Semester Payment 25000.00
Yearly Payment 47000.00

Programme Overview:

Optometry includes eye and related structures, as well as vision, visual systems & vision information processing in humans. Optometrists are primary health care providers for the assistance in Diagnosis, management and treatment of the Eye Diseases, Refractive disorders. Diploma program in optometry makes applicants acquainted with inspection and analyzing of numerous refractive conditions and oversee Optical guides, for example, Optical Glasses, Contact lenses and other Remedial guides.
Students can also specialize in the field of Contact Lens, Orthotics, Low Vision Aids, Sports Vision, Pediatric Optometry, Behavioral Optometry etc.
Course is beneficial to produce professionally competent optometrists who are in good demand. After completion this programme, students will have the knowledge and skills to contribute effectively to optical or healthcare trade.

Career Opportunities:

On successful completion of this course, the students may work in the following profiles:
• Private Practitioner
• Trainee Optometrist
• Optometry Researcher
• Optometrist Assistant
• Asst. Nutrition Officer/Data Assistant
• Junior Medical Coder
• Lens Consultant
• Office Assistant
• Optometry Technician
Optical Showroom