Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) in Optometry

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Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) in Optometry


Duration: 4 Year(s)

Shri Guru Ram Rai University (SGRRU), Dehradun

Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India


Course TypeBachelor

Course Specialty



    Optometry is health care profession which deals with the examination, diagnosis treatment and management of diseases and disorders of the visual system. It is a vision care science. One can also define is as the science of eye equipment (including lenses and spectacles) which is imbued with the idea of improving the vision of the human eye and remove all kinds of obstacles of sight which an individual may experience. Optometrists work in high street practice or hospital eye clinics, where they prescribe and dispense spectacles and contact lenses, and low vision aids; and increasingly work alongside ophthalmologists to monitor the treatment of ocular disease.

Fee (INR):

201772 (Total)

Stipend (INR):



Hostel Facility




    No candidate shall allow to be admitted to the B.Sc. (Optometry) until:-

    • He/She has completed the age of 17 years on or before first day of July of the year commencing the prescribed academic session of the said course.
    • He/She has passed qualifying examination are as under:
      The Indian School Certificate Examination which is equivalent to 10+2 Higher Secondary Examination after a period of 12 years study, the last two years of study comprising of Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics or any other elective subjects with English at a level not less than the core course for English as prescribed by the National Council for Educational Research and Training after the introduction of the 10+2+3 years educational structure as recommended by the National Committee on education.
    • The Intermediate examination in science of an Indian University/Board or other recognized examining body with Physics, Chemistry and Biology which shall include a practical test in these subject and also English as a compulsory subject.
    • The pre-professional or medical examination with Physics, Chemistry, Biology, after passing there, the higher secondary school examination, or the pre- University or an equivalent examination. The professional/pre-medical examination shall include a practical test in Physics, Chemistry and Biology and also English as a compulsory subject.
      The first year of the three years degree course of a recognized university with Physics, Chemistry, Biology including a practical test in these subjects provided the examination is a “University Examination” and candidate has passed 10+2 with English at a level not less than a core course.
    • B.Sc Examination of an Indian University, provided that he/she has passed the B.Sc examination with not less than two of the following subjects-Physics, Chemistry, Biology (Botany, Zoology) and further that he/she has passed the earlier qualifying examination with the following subjects-Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English (10+2 level).
    • Any other examination which in scope and standard is found to be equivalent to the intermediate science examination of an Indian University/Board, taking Physics, Chemistry, Biology including a practical test in each of these subjects and English.

Minimum Education

12th Science

Admission Process:

    Admission will be based on the basis of Entrance Exam /Merit.

    Documents required for admission:-

    • Copy of High School Marksheet as proof of Date of Birth
    • Copy of High School Certificate
    • Copy of Marksheet of Intermediate/12th or Equivalent
    • Copy of Interrnediate/12th Certificate
    • Duly completed undertakings
    • Copy of Marksheets of Graduation (if applicable)
    • Copy of MAT/CAT/CMAT Score Card (for MBA only)
    • Copy of GPAT Score Card (for M.Pharm. only)
    • Valid Score Card of entrance exam (as applicable)
    • ANM Marksheets
    • ANM Certificate
    • GNM Marksheets
    • GNM Certificate
    • B.Sc. (N)Marksheets
    • B.Sc. (N) Degree
    • Post Basic B.Sc. (N) Marksheets
    • Post Basic B.Sc. (N) Degree
    • RN & RM / RANM State Nursing Council
    • Internship Completion Certificate
    • Copy of Domicile Certificate (for Uttarakhand Candidates only)
    • Copy of Cast Certificate for SC/ST/OBC Candidates only
    • Copy of Proof of Residential Address(Electricity Bill/ Telephone Bill / Aadhar Card etc.)
    • Affidavit (In case of Gap year)
    • Work Experience
    • Transfer/Migration Certificate
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