Bachelor of Optometry

Bachelor of Optometry

Bachelor of Optometry is a degree in studies of eyes and its connected organs, diseases of the visual system, and corrections/medicines. Ophthalmologists, optometrist and Opticians are the professionally qualified people to treat all vision related issues.B.Sc Optometry is an Undergraduate Program offered by Swami Vivekananda University Optometry is a health care profession which deals with the examination, diagnosis, treatment and management of diseases and disorders of the visual system. It is a vision care science. One can also define it as the science of eye equipment (including lenses and spectacles) which is imbued with the idea of improving the vision of the human eye and remove all kinds of obstacles of sight which an individual may experience.This is a dynamic and challenging career, which allows one to help people, achieve personal growth, community respect, job flexibility and financial success and offers virtually unlimited opportunities. The program is envisaged to develop a multipurpose ophthalmic manpower at paramedical level.The training will enable a student to become a competent person in providing service as an Optician, Optometrist, Refractionist and Ophthalmic Assistant to the community in urban, semi-urban and rural settings in private, semi-Governmental and Governmental sectors.

Course Duration :

3 Years 

Eligibility Criteria :

The basic eligibility for pursuing this course is 10+2 qualification. The student should have passed 10+2 with a minimum of at least 50% marks from a recognized educational Board with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as the main subjects.

Syllabus :

Syllabus of Bachelor of Optometry

Career Opportunities :



Sales Executive


Eye Doctor