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24th August 2014, 01:16 PM
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Future career prospect and starting salary after B.Sc Optometry? Whether Ophthalmology course can be done after Optometry?


Currently i am studying in 2. I am interested in optometry courses.

1. What are all the future careers after finishing bs optometry?

2. What is my salary after finishing the bs optometry?

3. Is it possible to do opthalmology course after finishing bs optometry?




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31st May 2017, 03:41 PM
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B.Sc optometry (Bachelor of Science in Optometry) or Ophthalmic Optics is an under graduation course. Optometry is an health care profession which includes health of the eyes, diagnosis, problems related to visual, optical symptoms and any visual correction using lens and other treatments related to eyes.

Eligibility criteria:
- The candidate should complete their 10+2 or any equivalent education in maths/ science/ biology, physics, Chemistry from recognized board of education.

Selection process:
- Some colleges conduct entrance exams for admission and some colleges recruit students directly based on their 12th class education.

Job opportunities:
- Eye clinics
- Eye doctor
- Health consultant
- Sales executive
- Optometrist
- Optician
- Teacher
- Lens manufacturing units
- Optical shop

The salary given after completing B.Sc optometry as a fresher is around INR 4-5 lakhs per annum. As you get experience your salary increases up to INR 9-10 lakhs per annum. Some people move to the other positions after getting experience.

Yes, you can even do your master education in ophthalmology after completing B.Sc optometry.
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23rd October 2018, 02:26 AM
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After doing bs optometry and master in ophthalmology could i perform major operations, as an optometrist we can perform only minor surgery
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After completing optometry how will i choose master in Opthalmology?
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I have completed diploma opthalmic technology can I do bsc optometry
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27th December 2020, 01:49 PM
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Is maths important to become a optometrist??? Bcoz I am worried since I have take bio computer which includes bio,physics,chemistry as science subjects...
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