BSc Optometry in Bangalore

BSc Optometry in Bangalore is offered by Abhaya Group of Institutions. A career-oriented course comprising of four years in Optometry inclusive of one year of internship. BSc Optometry is Recognized and Approved by Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Optometry Council of India (OCI) and World Council of Optometry and Affiliated to Govt. of Karnataka. The program aims to train students in becoming Ophthalmology professionals that gives a wider prospect of career options with competent technique.

BSc Optometry Overview

Bachelor of Science (BSc) Optometry is an undergraduate course in the field of healthcare science related to eye care and its structure. BSc Optometry deals with the study of examination, diagnosis as well as treatment to improve the vision. An optometry degree course of 4 years inclusive of the 1-year internship program to cover the entire study of vision and to detect problems, disease, and abnormalities related to low vision, colour blindness, and other structural issues related to the vision.If any problem is detected in pathological conditions during the examination, the optometrist immediately refers a patient to an eye or ophthalmic surgeon to initiate eye treatment therapy or eye surgical correction.

Career Scope

BSc Optometry has a broad spectrum of opportunities that demand qualified optometrists. The course has a lot of options to choose in front of the candidates.

  • Optometrist by profession can practice in a hospital or a clinic
  • Optometrist can independently practice
  • Optometrist can even start a specialized clinic of contact lenses, computerize eye vision
  • Optometrist can work in public health departments
  • Setup retail/optical showrooms
  • Work in an academic/teaching/research
  • To start manufacturing of contact lenses/spectacle lenses
  • To work in corporate or multinational eye care companies
  • Pursue higher students like MSc Optometry, MBA and Ph.D. program
  • Job opportunities both in various overseas countries
Course Admission

To enroll for 4 years program leading to the BSc Optometry in Bangalore at Abhaya Group of Institutions, one has to fulfill eligibility criteria prescribed as per the department of education.

  • Candidates should have completed 2 years of Pre-University course or 10+2 or equivalent from a recognized board of Physics, Chemistry, Biology / Maths.
  • Candidate should complete the age of 17 years as on 31st of December.
  • Candidates who have completed Diploma in Optometry course are eligible for lateral entry to the second year of BSc Optometry.
  • Seat selection for the BSc Optometry is strictly based on merit in the performance of the entrance examination to qualify for the interview round at Abhaya Group of Institutions.
  • BSc Optometry in Bangalore provides the aspiring students to give the best opportunity in acquiring knowledge, instilling skill-based professional course for students.

With our unique kind of effort in nurturing quality education, right from individual attention, we at Abhaya Group of Institutions have an excellent infrastructure where students of optometry department have exposure to well-equipped labs. The teaching facility provided by our experienced faculty to enhance a perfect way of learning experienced.

To apply for BSc Optometry in Bangalore, contact us at Abhaya Group of Institutions for Admission details, Fee structure, and Application dates.