MPhil Optometry

Objectives

• Educate and train the students in the specialized field of optometry by a qualified and clinically expert instructor

• provide students with best clinical diagnostic training by examining a variety of ocular diseases patients by eye department attach with university

• provide the specialized field of optometry low vision rehabilitation techniques and handling visually challenged person in the multidisciplinary approach

• provide the specialized field of optometry orthoptics by in binocular vision alignment and surgery plan techniques

• provide the specialized field of optometry contact lens, fitting techniques through specialized contact lens clinical setup

Role and Scope

• Being a newly introduced program in Optometric and Visionary Science, it has tremendous job opportunities in public and private sector hospitals in the country.

• The graduates have the opportunity for employment in the pharmaceutical industry. Moreover running an independent optometric clinic will prove a noble option and fruitful experience

semesters and courses

  • Duration

    4 Semesters (2 years)

  • Eligibility

    Bs Optometry /doctor of optometry with minimum 2 CGPA

  • credit hours
    required

    30

  • Fee Rs

    499,500

 

Semester 1

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
GEN-601 Research methodology & scientific interpretation 2(2-0)
STAT-602 Biostatistics 2(2-0)
OPT-603 Advance Ocular pathology & Therapeutics 3(2-1)
OPT-604 Epidemiology & Community Eye Health 3(2-1)
OPT-611 Neuro Vision 2(2-0)
  Total 12
 
 

Semester 2

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
OPT-626 Advance Pediatric Optometry & clinical Orthoptics 3(2-1)
OPT-627 Advance Contact lens & Ocular Prosthesis 2(1-1)
OPT-628 Advance Refraction, Dispensing & Optics 3(2-1)
OPT-614 Advance Low vision & Rehabilitation 2(2-0)
OPT-623 Diagnostic Investigations, Lasers & Refractive Surgery 2(1-1)
  Total 12
 
 

Semester 3

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
OPT-631 Thesis 6(0-6)
  Total 6