About Diploma in Optometry
Making a Difference
The program is envisaged to develop multipurpose ophthalmic manpower at the paramedical level. The training will enable the student to become a competent person in providing services as an Optician, Optometrist, Refractionist and Ophthalmic Assistant to the community in urban, semi-urban and rural settings in private, semi-government and government sectors. Makes the student qualified in testing vision and dispensing optics as a corrective measure. The students are also trained rigorously in workshop activities for preparing corrective optics. The optometrist technician can also correct visual problems through administrating exercises and also suggesting the use of appropriate equipment. Students with a diploma from this course have immense job opportunities in eye care units and optical outlets.
Career and Scopes
Offer clinical services to multinationals dealing with the manufacturing and distribution of ophthalmic lenses, contact lenses, and ophthalmic instruments start manufacturing unit for optical lenses.