B.Sc. Optometry is a healthcare stream that deals with the study of ophthalmic professions. This versatile career is often referred to as the science of eye equipment that aims at assisting the examination and diagnosis of visual diseases and disorders.

As a prospering career field, there are ample job roles for B.Sc. Optometry graduates in both the private and public sector domains of Optometric Industry, Lens Manufacturing Units, Contact Lens and Ophthalmic lens industry, Eye Clinics and Hospitals, Consulting, Health & Ergonomic Design, Optics and Maintenance, Imaging Technology Design, Sales & Consulting, Resource Management and more. Various job roles in the field of optometry are:

  1. Optometry Researcher
  2. Ophthalmic Assistant
  3. Sports Vision Consultant
  4. Examiner
  5. Vision consultant
  6. Private Practitioner
  7. Professor
  8. Orthoptics specialist
  9. Ocular prosthetics specialist
  10. LASIK assistant

B.Sc. Optometry Course Details at CGC Jhanjeri

Course Name: B.Sc. Optometry

B.Sc. Optometry Eligibility

Duration: 4 Years

Course Type: Full-Time

Admission Process: B.Sc. Optometry Admission 2022

Campus Location: Chandigarh Group of Colleges Jhanjeri, Mohali-140307 (Punjab)

College Placement Records:

  1. 757+ till date, companies have visited the campus for placements and
  2. 7412+ placement offers have been placed

Latest Accolades:

  1. Ranked 4th in Silicon India list of Top 10 Group of Colleges in India.
  2. 3.5/4 Star Rating by IIC, Ministry of Education’s Innovation Cell (Govt. of India).
  3. Recognized as North India’s Fastest Growing Educational Institute at Iconic Education Summit & Awards.
  4. And many more in vivid streams.

Chandigarh Group of Colleges Jhanjeri, ranks among the top B.Sc. Optometry colleges in Punjab and caters to education with state-of-art infrastructure that incorporates the latest education curriculum to meet the ongoing industry trends. The college management and faculty work hand-in-hand in understanding the changing industrial demands and incorporating them into the course. The overall objective of the education at the college is to create smarter professionals who are well-versed with practical implementation as well as theoretical understanding of the subject. The B.Sc. Optometry students are trained with expert levels of proficiency in operating various machines and assisting in vision care. This profession requires expertise at precise perfection to give an unambiguous result of the findings.

As the course progresses, various modules in the curriculum are covered in a streamlined process that begins with the base and goes to in-depth knowledge. Some of the course modules covered include - Human Anatomy & Physiology, Refraction, Mechanical Optics, Clinical Refraction, Pediatric Ophthalmology & Orthoptics, Environment & Ecology, Ophthalmic Instruments, Clinical Refraction, Investigative Ophthalmology and others.

In addition to this, the college set’s its eye on encompassing the best facilities on the campus that determine the holistic development of the students with a high level of confidence and self-motivation through the following:

  1. High-speed computer labs with 700+ computers networked
  2. Wi-fi campus
  3. Well-resourced academic e-library
  4. Industry-academia interface
  5. Entrepreneurship development cell
  6. Research and innovation chamber
  7. Industry expert lectures
  8. Pre-placement training
  9. Campus placement drives
  10. Student grievance redressal cell

Apart from these, the ‘Earn While You Learn’ program facilitates the students to take up part-time jobs at corporate partners in the vicinity that have tied up with the college for the same. This makes the students financially independent and ingrains in them a feeling of confidence and professional competence. Moreover, it provides ample practical learning while performing various tasks in real-time.

Additionally, the Scholarship Program named CGC JOSH is another foundation towards a better future that helps the students facing financial crunch. It is through this program that several students on the campus have achieved their career goals with success. In the present year, the college aims to dispense scholarships worth Rs. 7 Crores and assist the dreams of many other brilliant aspirants.

With Chandigarh Group of Colleges Jhanjeri, you get the most promising career guidance that evolves you as an adept professional. Our top-rate industrial tie-ups ensure flourishing career opportunities through campus placement drives. Also, the pre-placement cell at the college makes the students competitive to take up future opportunities.

So, go ahead and register yourself for a booming career.