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Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) Optometry

B.Sc. Optometry

The B.Sc Optometry is a four-year undergraduate program focused on training a student for the ocular management domain. This program creating a multipurpose ophthalmic workforce at the paramedical level. The training will help a student become proficient in offering service as a Refractionist, Optician, Optometrist, and Ophthalmic Assistant to the citizens in semi-urban, urban, and rural locations in Semi-Government, Government, and Private Sectors.

The B.Sc optometry course possesses the analysis of life Sciences vision and Optometric Sciences Anatomy and Physiology of infection and optics and Optical Science. DBUU, one of the best B.Sc. optometry colleges in Dehradun, offers this program to equip students with the in-depth knowledge and understanding of Orthotics and vision training, diagnosis of visual problems, vision screening (eye testing), optometric counseling of patients with colour blindness, partial sight, and hereditary vision deficiencies, and designing and working of spectacles, contact lenses, and low vision aids. So that the students, after graduating, can evolve into adept professionals through hands-on training and frequent field visits, upskilling them in optometric training and elements of Clinical Optometry, Contact Lenses, Pediatric Optometry, and binocular vision eye disorders and therapies.

Salient Features

  • 19+ years of academic experience
  • Focus on student-centered learning
  • Problem-based learning and industry-relevant curriculum
  • Best placement opportunities to get placed in high-end and reputed companies
  • Industrial training in reputable firms and organizations
  • The privilege of 100% placement guidance and support
  • Industry visits, seminars, workshops, and guest lectures by eminent researchers and industry practitioners
  • Active student clubs and bodies
  • The multi-cultural and vibrant teaching environment

Admissions Open 2024!!

Merit-based admission process with online application at Dev Bhoomi Uttarakhand University.

Eligibility & Fee Details

Duration & Eligibility

4 Years

The candidate must have passed 10+2, or equivalent with Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Maths (with Bridge Course of Remedial Biology) with a minimum of 50% marks.

Fee Structure

Course Total Fee
Academic fee ( Per Sem) ₹ 40000/-

One Time Fee

Application Fee (Non-Refundable) Admission Fee (Non-Refundable) University Enrollment Fee (Non-Refundable)
₹ 1,500 ₹ 7,000 ₹ 3,000
Exam fees ( Per Semester) 4,500/-

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Programme Educational Objectives (PEO's)

PEO-1 To prepare students to be able to examine, evaluate and advise patients with a combination of ocular conditions
PEO-2 To provide students with the knowledge to be proficient at designing, creating and defining a combination of optical aids, such as spectacles, ophthalmic lenses, sunglasses, contact lenses, and so on
PEO-3 To provide students with the knowledge to be proficient at designing, creating and defining a combination of optical aids, such as spectacles, ophthalmic lenses, sunglasses, contact lenses, and so on
PEO-4 To partake in public health optometry programs and image screening eye camps
PEO-5 To enlighten people about visual hygiene, as well as dietary and environmental guidance
PEO-6 To equip vision care opportunities to various patient populations using advanced methods and technology

Program Specific Objectives (PSO's)

PSO-1 To apply the understanding of widespread and visual sciences, clinical sciences, ocular medical sciences, as well as an understanding of the basic health care system
PSO-2 To find, examine, estimate and use the information systematically and shall make a proper diagnosis to offer quality eye and vision care
PSO-3 To demonstrate adequate planning abilities, along with the precluding, detection, diagnosis, and administration of optical conditions
PSO-4 To apply ethical principles and devote to professional standards, obligations, and criteria of the optometry practice
PSO-5 To conduct current research and clinical investigations that will contribute to optometry and health sciences

Job Opportunities The Course Might Lead To

After completing the course, students can either pursue higher studies or choose a career in public health, government service sports vision, or community health centres. The varied profiles on which the graduates can work are:

  • Associate Professor
  • Independent Optometry Clinic
  • Vision therapist
  • Lab Assistants/Research associates
  • Healthcare Administrator
  • Hospital Outreach Coordinators
  • Technical Executives
  • Researcher/Supervisor
  • Laboratory Technician
  • Laboratory Testing Manager
  • Medical record Technician
  • Vision Care Centre Administrator
  • Co-worker to Ophthalmologists
  • Contact lens specialist
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Admission 2023-24

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