Program Code

SPM-55

Program Code
Program Level

Diploma

Level
Program Duration

3 Years

Duration

Programme Overview

Diploma in Optometry is a 3-year full-time course at Om Sterling Global University. As one of the top Diploma Colleges in Hisar, Haryana. We are 100% committed to give the highest and the best quality of education to the aspiring students so that they can have an amazing life and a successful career waiting for them in the future.

Optometry is a healthcare profession that is autonomous, educated, and regulated (licensed/registered), and optometrists are the primary healthcare practitioners of the eye and visual system who provide comprehensive eye and vision care, which includes refraction and dispensing, detection/diagnosis and management of disease in the eye, and the rehabilitation of conditions of the visual system. With this diploma in hand, a student will climb the ladder of success quickly that their contemporaries with much lesser efforts.

Programme Objectives

The Diploma in Optometry programme at OSGU’s School of Health Sciences (SHS) has the following program objectives:

  • To focus on fundamental research and applications of Optometry
  • To develop the skills among the students to make them excel in Optometry niche
  • To impart effective knowledge and develop scientific research skills in Optometry
  • To assist the students in research and analysis endeavors in the realm of Optometry

Programme Outcomes

The Diploma in Optometry programme will equip the students with the fundamental and intricate understanding and skills of diagnosis, therapeutic and prophylactic aspects of diseases related to the ophthalmic system. They can pursue their career as optometrists or technicians in the hospitals and health organizations dealing with surgical eye care, diagnosis and treatment of eye, plastic surgery. The diploma program has been carefully crafted keeping all the modern world buzz in minds because as one of the top diploma colleges in Hisar, Haryana we understand that besides theoretical and practical aspects of a study, an aspiring student also needs hands-on approach and learning via experimentation methodologies that goes beyond typical classroom experience.

Career Path

The career path to Diploma in Optometry is paved with numerous golden opportunities that lead to successful life and a wonderful career. The world has come to its senses that besides great engineers, lawyers, doctors, and scientists the world also needs best-in-class optical-domain related professionals who possess a great understanding of visual science along with all concerned procedures. By completing this 3-year course of Diploma in Optometry at OSGU the top diploma college in Hisar, Haryana, the aspiring students will be made acquainted with an ever-growing career whose real-time applications are never-ending.

Now, as per the skill set, interest, and aptitude attained, a student of Diploma in Optometry can have option to become

  • Refractionists and theatre assistant
  • Optical / contact lens companies
  • Academic Institutions
  • Optical Manufacturing Industry
  • Public Health Centers
  • Jobs in Private Sector
  • Government Hospitals
  • Defence Services

Eligibility Criteria

Minimum percentage and others criteria for admission will be as per UGC/ Concerned Regulatory Bodies.

Provided below are the criteria that need to be met for the given course.

For National Students

  • 10th or its equivalent.

For International Students

  • Rule framed by University Grants Commission (UGC) and notified in its website www.ugc.ac.in will be followed for deciding the eligibility and admission of International students to various courses offered in Om Sterling Global University, Hisar.

Programme Syllabus

The syllabus of Diploma in Optometry has been diligently drafted in such a way that it takes care of the holistic growth of an aspiring student. Along with equal emphasis on theoretical and practical characteristics of study; Om Sterling Global University also focuses on providing the best skills and personality development classes as these are a must in top diploma colleges like us. With these diploma programs in hand, a student can excel at any time in an interview and can become a HR Professional’s favorite candidate in the process.

Semester I

S.No. Subject
01. Human Anatomy & Physiology -I
02. Introduction to Health Care & First Aid
03. Nutrition
04. Basics of Computer
05. English
06. Human Anatomy & Physiology –I Practical
07. Introduction to Health Care & First Aid Practical
08. Basics of Computer Practical

Semester II

S.No. Subject
01. Human Anatomy & Physiology -II
02. Biochemistry
03. Pharmacology
04. Human Anatomy & Physiology –II Practical
05. Biochemistry Practical
06. Pharmacology Practical
07. Comprehensive Viva

Semester III

S.No. Subject
01. Ocular Anatomy & Physiology
02. Ocular Pharmacology, Microbiology & Clinical Pathology
03. Physiological Optics & Principle of Refraction
04. Ophthalmic Instruments
05. Ocular Anatomy & Physiology Practical
06. Ocular Pharmacology, Microbiology & Clinical Pathology Practical
07. Physiological Optics & Principle of Refraction Practical
08. Ophthalmic Instruments Practical
09. Clinical Posting (Orientation)

Semester IV

S.No. Subject
01. Clinical Ophthalmology
02. Clinical Refraction & Binocular Vision
03. Low Vision & Optical Dispensing
04. Community Ophthalmology & Eye Bank
05. Clinical Ophthalmology Practical
06. Clinical Refraction & Binocular Vision Practical
07. Low Vision & Optical Dispensing Practical
08. Clinical Posting (Orientation)

Semester V

S.No. Subject
01. Internship-I
02. Project Work-I

Semester VI

S.No. Subject
01. Internship-II
02. Project Work-II

How to Apply

You can fill-up the Admission Enquiry Form below if you have any queries regarding the admission procedure of Diploma in Optometry. Now, if you are unable to decide on which program to choose, feel free to reach out to us via the FREE tele-counseling option. If you have decided that you must pursue Diploma in Optometry and start a rewarding career in the on-going process then go ahead and fill-up the Online Application now.

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