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B.Sc Opthalmic Techniques Admissions 2017 - 2018 Academic Year

Bachelor of Science in Opthalmic Techniques


Do you want to be an eye doctor? Do you want to be an optometrist? Then, you should do a graduation course in Opthalmic Techniques. Learn about the eligibility criteria, duration, advantages and various career prospects arising out of the course. Here you will get all the details pertaining to an eye doctor course.

Course Name: B.Sc Opthalmic Techniques
Group: B.Sc
Stream: Engineering
Course Category: General
Duration: 3 years

About B.Sc Opthalmic Techniques course

It is an undergraduate course for science students. Opthalmic techniques, diagnoses and treats the disorders and diseases of the eye by using modern technologies.

Eligibility Criteria

  • The basic eligibility criteria for pursuing B.Sc Opthalmic Techniques course is a pass certificate in Higher Secondary Examination or 10+2 or its equivalent exam in Science stream with subjects such as Biology, Physics and Chemistry from a recognized college or university.
  • For providing admissions to the students for this course, many colleges conduct an entrance examination on their own and then add the percentage of class XII marks to prepare the merit list. Only those students who come in the merit list are given admission to this course.
The duration of B. Sc Opthalmic Techniques course is generally 3 years, but it may be more or less depending on the institution and place. Certain institute provides this course on a part time basis.



Colleges offering B.Sc Opthalmic Techniques course in India

College NameUniversityState
All India Institute of Medical SciencesAll India Institute of Medical SciencesDelhi
MM Institute of Medical Sciences & ResearchMaharishi Markandeshwar UniversityHaryana

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Who is suitable for B.Sc Opthalmic Techniques course

  • For the work of an optometrist, candidates should have confidence, patience in addition to some important skills required for this type of work.
  • They should have good coordination, good vision, mechanical aptitude, self discipline, ability to deal with patients and with an attitude to serve others.
  • Candidates who are willing to go for teaching fields in colleges or university level, both in private and government institution aiming to become a lecturer or professor can go for this course.

Advantages and benefits of B.Sc Opthalmic Techniques course

  • Candidates can establish their own optical shop, eye clinic, lens manufacturing unit, etc.
  • Candidates can go for higher degrees such as M.Sc / M.Phil, etc.
  • They can get employment in sectors such as hospitals undertaken by central and state government.
  • They also have opportunities available in private hospitals, NGOs, missionary hospitals, clinics and charitable hospitals run by defense and railways.
  • Most of the ophthalmologist prefers private sector, such as private hospitals, nursing homes and clinics because of high remuneration available.
  • A student can begin his / her career in research or teaching field after completing post graduate or Ph.D degree in any specialized field of ophthalmology.
  • Those who have relevant experience of at least 4-5 years in ophthalmology can start their own private clinic or optical shop.
  • Indian opthomologists are in huge demand in western countries.


B.Sc Opthalmic Techniques Admissions for 2017 - 2018 Academic Year

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