Elite School of Optometry

36 years of excellence in optometry education



Master of Optometry



Course Duration: A two-year intensive research program with specialization in Optometry & Vision Science research

Eligibility Criteria: Candidates for admission to the first semester of M.Optom higher degree programme should have passed the 4- year Bachelor's degree in Optometry conducted by any recognized optometry institution/ University under the regular stream with a minimum of 60%. They shall also satisfy the conditions regarding the age and physical fitness as may be prescribed by the Board of Management of SASTRA and Elite School of Optometry/ Sankara Nethralaya, unit of Medical Research Foundation, from time to time. Candidates will have to appear for an entrance examination (written) and those who secured 60% and above would be eligible for the interview. Entrance and interview will be conducted at Elite School of Optometry, 8; GST road, St. Thomas Mount, Chennai – 600 016.

Master of Optometry
(Specializes in Optometry & Vision science research)
A two-year intensive research program with specialization in Optometry & Vision Science research. Students get an opportunity to work on a comprehensive research in the following

Specialty Areas:
Pediatric Optometry
Contact Lens
Myopia
UVEA
Retina
Glaucoma
Sports Optometry
Community Optometry
Low Vision Care
Ocular Surface
Occupational Optometry

Curriculum: click here to download

Clinical Training: MHRD - CMOC link – Compare and contrast – targets from that as headers - https://main.mohfw.gov.in/sites/default/files/4521325636987456_0.pdf

Community Outreach: Community Eye Care

Grand rounds/ Journal Club
Curriculum
Research projects
Clinical Training
Community Outreach
Teaching assistance