Bachelor’s in Optometry
The Department of Optometry at APGSU offers bachelor’s course which focuses on the human eye. It is the healthcare profession of measuring vision, prescribing and fitting lenses to improve vision, and detecting & treat various eye diseases. BSc Optometry degree course includes the study of subjects like general physiology and ocular physiology, hospital procedures, low vision aids, geometrical optics, nutrition etc.
Students with a bachelor’s degree have good prospects to work as an optometrist, ophthalmologist, an optician and many more followed by a hospital internship. Successful graduates candidates of the course enquiring in pursuing higher studies in the discipline may go for higher courses such as M.Sc., PhD and many other research-related studies in vision care science.