Bachelor of Optometry or B. Optometry is of 4 year duration. The first 3 years teaching is followed by one year of internship for clinical and trade experience. This is a study of human eyes and matters related to its nature and eyesight problems. The program aims at imparting skills and knowledge in the correction of refractive conditions of the eye and prescription of glasses, in designing and fitting contact lenses, aniseikonic lenses and low vision aids, in the diagnosis and orthoptic treatment of oculomotor malfunctions, in public health optometry–education on ocular hygiene and related nutritional and environmental counseling and in the visual rehabilitation and follow-up of low vision patients.
Eligibility for B.Optom
The students who has passed 10+2 exams with Science Stream.
Future in B.Optom :-
On successful completition, you can enter directly into a career in optometry clinic, optical establishment, with an ophthalmic surgeon or in an eye hospital