Academic Courses

Course title:  Bachelor of optometry

Course duration:  Under Graduate 4 year programme (3 years academic + 1 year clinical training / internship)

Eligibility Criteria: Higher secondary school studies i.e. 10+12 in Science stream with Physics, Chemistry, Biology (PCB) compulsory from Maharashtra Board.
The candidate requires minimum 50% in 12th Science and PCB both for Open Category and minimum 40% in 12th Science and PCB both for reserved category.

# Curriculum Outline Subjects
1 First Year General Anatomy, General Physiology, General Biochemistry
Ocular Anatomy, Ocular Physiology & Ocular Biochemistry
Geometrical Optics I & II
Basic Computer, English, Nutrition & Psychology
Physical Optics
2 Second Year Visual Optics I & II
Ocular Diseases I,II & Glaucoma
Optometric Optics & Dispensing Optics
Ocular Microbiology, Pathology & Pharmacology
Clinical Examination Of Visual System & Optometric Instrumentation
3 Third Year Contact Lenses
Binocular Vision
Occupational Optometry & Low Visual Aids
Pediatric Optometry, Geriatric Optometry, Systemic Diseases
Public Health Community Optometry, Research Methodology & Biostatistics & Medical Law
4 Fourth Year Internship For 12 Months