MPhil Optometry

Objective

• educate and train the students in specialized field of optometry by qualified and clinically expert instructor

• provide students with best clinical diagnostic training by examining a Varity of ocular diseases patients by eye department attach with university

• provide the specialized field of optometry low vision rehabilitation techniques and handling visually challenged person in multidisciplinary approach

• provide the specialized field of optometry orthoptics by in binocular vision alignment and surgery plan techniques

• provide the specialized field of optometry contact lens ,fitting techniques through specialized contact lens clinical setup

Role and Scope

• Being a newly introduced program in Optometric and Visionary Science, it has tremendous job opportunities in public and private sector hospitals in the country.

• The graduates have opportunity for employment in pharmaceutical industry. Moreover running an independent optometric clinic will prove a noble option and fruitful experience

semesters and courses

  • Duration

    4 Semesters, 2 years

  • Eligibility

    Bs Optometry /doctor of optometry with minimum 2.5 CGPA

  • credit hours
    required

    30

 

Semester 1

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
GEN-601  Research methodology,& scientific interpretation 2(2-0)
STAT-602 Biostatistics 2(2-0)
OPT-603 Advance Ocular pathology and therapeutics 2(2-0)
OPT-614  Epidemiology and community eye health 2(2-0)
  Total 08
 
 

Semester 2

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
OPT-611 Neuro-ophthalmology 2(2-0)
OPT-612 Advance  Contact lens 2(1-1)
OPT-613 Advance  clinical Orthoptics, 2(1-1)
OPT-621 Advance Low vision& Rehabilitation 2(2-0)
  Total 08
 
 

Semester 3

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
  Advance Ocular prosthesis 2(1-1)
OPT-622 Advance Refraction, Dispensing & Optics 2(1-1)
OPT-623 Diagnostic  Investigations, Lasers &Refractive Surgery 2(1-1)
OPT-624  Advance Pediatric  Optometry and optometry with multidisciplinary approach 2(1-1)
    08
 
 

Semester 4

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
OPT-631 Thesis 06
  TOTAL 30