MESSAGE OF HOD

Assalam o Alaikum, Optometry is a diverse and engaging health care profession, which encompasses not only the detection of refractive errors, but also detection and management of eye diseases, fitting and prescription of contact lens, care of patients with low vision, offering advice on problems with color vision, it is a very vast field that goes side by side with all other medical sciences. I welcome you all to the Department of Optometry, TUF and invite you to join us in this wonderful experience to increase your insight and knowledge in vision sciences. Being the pioneers of the degree of Optometry in Pakistan, we offer you the best and most complete degree programs in this field. We cater for both undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Optometry, with a very well trained faculty, a team of extremely competent doctors at our sister hospital MTH and a vast array of activities to optimize your learning experience, we also have the best research opportunities available with a well-equipped postgraduate lab to boost your research and academic skills alongside excellence in clinical training. Prof.Dr. Aamir Ali Chaudhary, Head Department of Optometry, The University of Faisalabad.

Message of Senior Coordinator

Assalam o Alaikum, Me and my faculty welcome you all to Department of Optometry at The University of Faisalabad. We are hopeful that we will be able to cater to all your academic and extracurricular needs for making you the best possible Eye Physicians of this nation. Optometry is one of the most blessed professions as it deals with enhancing and aiding people with the gift of sight, perhaps one of the most important and most fascinating senses of the body. Here at TUF, we will offer you a comfortable, conducive environment for both M.Phil and OD students in clinical , academic and research aspects, we will also guide you through the whole process of career counselling and job applications with the assistance of my competent faculty and wonderful alumni. We are hopeful you embark on this journey with us and we ensure you it will be a memorable one. if you have any queries , i am ever present to answer them. Dr.Komal Atta Assistant Professor /Senior Coordinator, Department of Optometry, The University of Faisalabad.

vision

Our aim is to comply with vision 2020 goals set by WHO create exemplary practitioners and promote intensive research culture in vast and ever growing field of optometry. Our graduates will be equipped with all latest knowledge and practical techniques that will enable them to work as world class vision specialists

Mission

The mission of the Department of Optometry is to enable our graduates to become specialized health professionals with deep knowledge and understanding of technical aspects of optometry such as orthoptics, low vision assessment and prosthesis and to inculcate magnetism to pursue excellence in Education & Research with a futuristic approach, qualities of leadership and Innovation guided by the teachings of Islam

Objectives

To provide opportunities in acquiring advanced knowledge and develop expertise in vision science and enable the students to conduct research in the ophthalmic and pharmaceutical industries. Our graduates will be capable of performing duties in the hospital eye service meant for registered optometrists and in optometrist setups.

They may work in eye hospitals as:

  • Contact lens practitioners
  • Paediatric optometrists
  • Orthoptists
  • Low vision practitioners
  • Serve as consultant optometrists and dispensing advisors in corporate optical outlets
  • Work with multinational companies as technical experts

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Our graduates may find jobs in both public and private sector organizations inside or outside the country as indicated below:

Public Sector

  • Public Health Departments/Hospitals
  • Teaching and Research Institutions
  • International Organizations
  • NGOs

Private Sector

  • Hospitals/ Health Care Centers
  • Teaching and Research Institutions
  • Independent clinics

Courses

Optometry

UNDER GRADUATE

POST GRADUATE

UNDER GRADUATE

UNDER GRADUATE

POST GRADUATE

Asian Cultural Show

29-Mar-2019

On 4th day of Spring Carnival 2019, a special event on Traditional Asian Culture was organized b

Final thesis defense of Doctor of Optometry 10th semester held on May 03, 2019. Dr Faisal Rashee

A Series of Advance Training Workshops was organized by the School of English Language and Li

Career Counseling

27-Jun-2019

A seminar on “Career Counseling” was conducted for outgoing batch of School of Optometry on

MYOPIA- TIME BOMB

27-Jun-2019

First International Conference on Myopia in Pakistan was organized by ORIC, Department of Ophtha

Research is as important as life itself. It provides building block upon which societal growth a

Every year Glaucoma awareness week is observed globally to make the public aware of vision loss

Glaucoma Awareness week is celebrated on 11th to 16th March worldwide to beat invisible glaucoma

One day free eye screening camp was conducted by School of Optometry (OD 4th semester) in Madras

One day free eye screening camp was organized by Students of Doctor of Optometry, 6th semester u

CONFERENCES

First international conference on m...

19-20 April ,2019

InterNational...

Corneal Topography and interpretati...

19 April ,2019

InterNational...

Undergradatee Medical research conf...

March 2019

National...

Workshop on Communication and Prese...

05 October, 2019

National...

Workshop on Mastering Retinal OCT

19 April ,2019

InterNational...

Series of Workshopshops for faculty...

July 5-31, 2019

National...

Workshop on Dealing Keratoconus Wit...

19 April ,2019

InterNational...

WorkShop on Research Methadology

November,2019

National...

Examination of Adenexas

November, 2019

National...

Workshop on Hand on Training on spe...

December, 2019

National...

Workshop on Contact lens

December, 2019

National...

Manuscript writing and SPSS

December, 2019

National...

Workshop on Orthoptics

November, 2019

National...

Awards

Best Optometrist Achievement Award

N/A

5th National Pakistan Optometry Soc......

Global Ambassador for TFOS

N/A

Tear Film and Ocular Service Societ......

Assessment of visual acuity by usin...

2019 March

Undergraduate Medical Research Conf......

Mirror Mirror on the wall , am I a...

October, 2019

International conference on medical......

Best Optometrist Achievement Award...

2019

6 th National Pakistan Optometry So......

Best Optometrist Achievement Award...

2019

6 th National Pakistan Optometry So......

Best Research Achievement Award (Mi...

2019

6 th National Pakistan Optometry So......

Alumni

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Dr Fatima Iqbal

Lecturer School of Optometry, TU...

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Dr Amna Waseem

Optometrist at Madina Teaching H...

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Dr Rabia Munir

Optometrist at Madina Teaching H...

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Dr Zara Alamgir

Optometrist at DHQ Chiniot (BPS-...

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Dr Maida Khurram

Silver Medalist Comfort zones ha...

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Dr Kiran Shakeel

Lecturer University of Lahore, L...

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Dr Arooba Ehsan

Optometrist at Rabia Trust Hospi...

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Dr Irfa Nasir

Optometrist at LRBT Lahore, Laho...

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Dr Almas Inayat

Dr of Optometry Bronze Medalist ...

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Ayesha Shafqat

BS, Mphil Optometry Optometry My...

Research

Pathophysiological effects of cotto...

Dr.Komal Atta...

How good is the obesity associated...

Dr.Komal Atta...

Comparison of Invasive & Non-Invasi...

Dr.Fatima Iqba...

Comparative analysis of axial lengt...

Dr.Fatima Iqba...

Diminution of blue color vision in...

Dr.Fatima Iqba...

Effect of Inter-pupillary Distance...

Dr.Fatima Iqba...

“The Skeleton in my closet: Explori...

Dr.Komal Atta

Effect of Smoking on intraocular Pr...

Qayyum M, Faro...

Assessment of Stereopsis and Contra...

Qurat-ul-Ain,...

Comparison between pre and post cyc...

Ahmad S, Safda...

Prevalence and Risk Factors of Myop...

Dr.Fatima Iqba...

Association of Melatonin and Dopami...

Dr.Aamir Ali C...

I’m no superman: exploring burnout...

Dr.Komal Atta

ROSPE : an experience of reversing...

Dr.Komal Atta

Assisiation of dry eye disease in p...

Syeda Seerat Z...

0.01 %Atropine effect on different...

Hina Manzoor

Effect Of Hemodialysis On Tear Film...

Shehla Shabir

Role of Anterior chamber depth in b...

Muntha Irshad

Effect Of Deferroxamine And Deferrs...

Zahra Alamgir

Comparison between lucentis and Ava...

Smaha Jahangir

Comparison Of Corneal Neuralgia Pos...

Sumaira Shakoo...

Aveage Axial length in hypermetropi...

Farah Latif

To Investigate The Association Betw...

Ammara Affi

Vision therapy in myopic patients t...

Anila Manzoor

Effect of blue light blocking filte...

Maria Aslam

Relationship of Surfactant Protein-...

Dr.Komal Atta

Emotional Intelligence, A predictor...

Dr.Komal Atta...

Exploring links between Obstructive...

Dr.Komal Atta

Experience of flipped classroom on...

Dr.Komal Atta

Frequency of low vision patient and...

Dr.Fatima Iqba...

Prevalence of refractive errors in...

Dr.Fatima Iqba...

Textural alterations in choreo cap...

Dr.Fatima Iqba...

Effect of proparacine in TBUT

Ms Sania Zahra...

Early loss of blue sensitivity in t...

Ms. Ayesha Sha...

Contrast sensitivity assessment in...

Ms.Seher Ijaz,...

Tearfilm abnormality in trans-PRK

Syeda Iqra Iqb...

Tear film abnormality in keratoconu...

Ms Hifza Imtia...

Comparing IOL master and ultrasound...

Ms Fatima Iqba...

Tear film assessment in pterygium p...

Ms Ayesha Kira...

Effect of CXL on color, contrast an...

Ms Aneeqa Nasi...

Tear film assessment in pterygium p...

Ms Ayesha, Kir...

Effect of CXL on color, contrast an...

Ms Aneeqa Nasi...

Effect of chemotherapy on visual fu...

Iqra iqbal, Dr...

Tear film assessment in pterygium p...

Ms Ayesha Kira...

Comparison Of Laser And Anti VEGF I...

Hira anwer

MTH

Sadaf qayyum

Comparison of contrast sensitivity...

Iqra iqbal

MTH

Hafiza humera

Status of stereopsis in infantile &...

Shakila abbas

MTH

Rabia saeed

Comparison Of Astigmatism After Ext...

Nimra gull

Harronabad.

Aysha mansoor

Assessment of stereopsis in asymmet...

Iqra khalil

MTH

Nimra fatima

Assessment of color vision and cont...

Nida amin

Textural Properties of Choriocapill...

Fatima Iqbal

Global trends in myopia management...

Fatima Iqbal

Frequency of low vision patients an...

Fatima Iqbal

Mirror Mirror on the Wall, can opto...

Fatima Iqbal

Impact of Anthropometric Parameters...

Dr.Komal Atta

Effect of interpupillary distance o...

Dr.Komal Atta

“come to the dark side , make your...

Dr.Komal Atta

burning out and fading away

Dr.Komal Atta

Eureka moments : exploring threshol...

Dr.Komal Atta

Prevalence and Risk Factors of Myop...

Dr.Komal Atta

Association of Melatonin and Dopami...

Dr.Komal Atta

I’m no superman: exploring resilien...

Dr.Komal Atta

ROSPE : an experience of reversing...

Dr.Komal Atta

Mirror Mirror on the wall , am I a...

Dr.Komal Atta

Relationship of Surfactant Protein-...

Dr.Komal Atta

Emotional Intelligence, A predictor...

Dr.Komal Atta

“come to the dark side , make your...

Dr.Komal Atta

Estimation of lens thickness in pre...

Fatima Iqbal

Effect of photopic and mesopic ligh...

Fatima Iqbal

Khan HA. Textural Properties of Cho...

Fatima Iqbal

Iqbal, F et al. Frequency of low v...

Fatima Iqbal

Global trends in myopia management...

Fatima Iqbal

Effect of Inter-pupillary Distance...

Fatima Iqbal

Comparative analysis of axial lengt...

Fatima Iqbal

Diminution of blue color vision in...

Fatima Iqbal

Diminution of blue color vision in...

Fatima Iqbal

Student Societies

Student Societies are considered as one of the cardinal features of learning, The University of Faisalabad promotes the participation in variety of physical, intellectual, athletic and recreational activities, and provides students with opportunities to engage in the activities of their choice at various skill levels, providing virtual real-life environments that directly contribute to the development of student leadership amid increased collaboration between the individual club.

  • Religious Society
  • Literary Society
  • Cultural Society
  • Community Services Society
  • Dramatic Society
  • Musical Society
  • Art Society
  • Publication Society
  • Sports Society
  • Blood Donors Society
  • Model United Nation Society
  • Photography Society
  • Adventure Society
  • Student Welfare Society
  • Character Building Society
  • Rehabilitation Society

Hostels


Amna Hall, Khadija Hall, Ayesha Hall, Fatima Hall, Zainab Hall, Ruqaiya Hall, and TUFIANS are hostels having furnished rooms to accommodate more than 1200 students. These halls provide a number of facilities including TV lounges, common rooms, study rooms, Wi-Fi, prayer rooms and kitchens. All students residing in the hostel are expected to conform to rules and regulations framed from time to time.


Cafeteria


Food catering service having a wide range of quality snacks and meals at modest prices is available throughout the day.


Bank


Branches of Habib Metropolitan Bank are opened for facilitating the students and employees of the university in making financial transactions. ATM machines are also installed in the University.


Transport


The university has out-sourced transport to facilitate students in their pick and drop from and to the University.