Diploma in Optometry

Course Offers
Diploma in Optometry


  • PUC (PCMB) - Course duration: 2 years
  • SSLC - Course duration: 3 years

About Optometry?

Diploma in Optometry is a two year degree program. During the course a lot of emphasis is given to hands-on training, so that at the end of the course students are competent in evaluating and administration of many ophthalmic disorders. A developing nation needs a talented pool that can be Optometry which is a primary care profession. As an optometrist, you can help evaluate a every person’s vision and help them finding the right spectacles, contact lenses and other optical aids. Apart from this, you can perform tests to diagnose many ocular diseases. As an Optometrist, you will find numerous job opportunities with eye hospitals, nursing Homes, and also in leading multinational optical/ contact lens companies.


  • A high lecturer-to-student ratio
  • State-of-the-art classrooms
  • A well-equipped library
  • Hostel near the campus


At NSS, we have a huge volume of clinical resources for practical training across South India. This means that you will be offered internships at multiple centres for your convenience.