Diploma In Optometry

The Diploma in Optometry is a health care course, where students learn to deals with the examination, diagnosis, treatment and management of diseases and disorders of the visual system. 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 removing all kinds of obstacles. Vision being one of the common problems of all ages, it is essential to ensure advancement in scientific technology and preventive measures for which Optometry is the solution.

Optometry is a primary eye care profession. As an optometrist, you will help evaluate a person's vision and help him find the right spectacles, contact lenses and other optical aids. Apart from this, you can also perform specialized tests to diagnose ocular diseases. The growing need for well-trained and technically sound optometrists in India and abroad makes this course a promising one. As an optometrist, you will find job opportunities with eye hospitals, optical chains and also in leading multinational optical / contact lens companies.

Eligibility criteria for this course is 10+2 Pass PCBE with minimum 50% marks. Course Duration is 2 Years.