Optometry Course at Elite School of Optometry

Optometry Course at Elite School of Optometry

A four – year undergraduate optometry course, BS Optometry, at the Elite School of Optometry, a unit of Medical Research of Foundation (Sankara Nethralaya), in collaboration with Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, comes with a large number of opportunities – job openings and research / teaching positions in the country and abroad.

The course, which includes theory in basic science, core optometry, applied optometry and clinical internship in various specialty clinics, requires that applicants should have passed Class XII or its equivalent with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics / Biology.

Short – listed candidates will have to appear for an entrance examination and interview at ESO.

Higher studies in optometry are offered in institutions in India and abroad, including a two – year Master’s of Philosophy (M. Phil) in Optometry and Doctorate in Philosophy (Ph. D).

Qualified candidates can opt to work as clinical optometrists in hospitals, optical services, or can run independent practice.

They can also work as Lens Consultants in multinational companies or opt for research and teaching positions. Another option is to build careers in public and community healthcare centres.

For details, contact :

The Administrator,
Elite School of Optometry,
Phone : 22349269.
E-mail Id : elite@snmail.org,
Websites : http://www.eso.sankaranethralaya.org; http://www.bits-pilani.ac.in/dlp-home.