About Sankara College of Optometry Ludhiana :
Sankara College of Optometry Ludhiana is among the best colleges of Optometry education providers in India. The Ludhiana branch of Sankara Eye Hospital are providing exclusive Optometry education with fully established college.
Special Features of Sankara College of Optometry Ludhiana :
INTERNSHIP IN OPTOMETRY
Sankara Eye Foundation India currently offers advanced clinical training in the following optometric subspecialties:
SPECIALITY: External Internship in Optometry
DURATION: 12 months
LOCATION: Coimbatore, Bangalore, Shimoga, Guntur, Anand, Krishnankoil, Ludhiana, Jaipur, Kanpur , Indore and Panvel
The external internship program would provide excellent inclusive exposure to both the clinical and academic avenues of all specialties of Optometry. The Sankara Eye Foundation, India has one of its assets, Sankara College of Optometry, Bangalore. Training Program in Optometry is a highly observed Optometry program in India. The training programs have a good repute from its association with the full range of clinical, research and educational experiences, and most importantly, the sincere commitment of the faculty to the student.
Optometry students are selected amongst those who have completed their 3 year education in bachelors of Optometry education from any recognised Optometry institute. Students benefit from weekly hands-on training, monthly and quarterly practical evaluations and a good exposure to various optometry specialities. The goal of the program is to train highly competent and ethical Optometrists who can contribute to the field and help reduce the burden of curable blindness.
We appreciate you considering Sankara Eye Hospitals, for your training requirement. Please read the note under before you proceed.
Eligibility for external internship:
Guidelines to submit the application:
All required documents are to be enclosed along with the filled Application form.
From Indian applicants:
All mandatory fields (*) to be completed with valid information / data.
COURSE: Bachelors in Optometry (B.Optom)
DURATION: 4 years (3 years of study + 1 year of internship)
INTAKE: June to November
COURSE: Bachelors in Optometry (LEET) (B.Optom, Lateral Entry)
DURATION: 3 years (2 years of study + 1 year of internship)
INTAKE: June to November
COURSE: Masters in Clinical Optometry (M.Optom)
DURATION: 2 years (2 years of study & Practical exposure)
INTAKE: June to November
We appreciate your consideration for Sankara College of Optometry Ludhiana , for your training requirement. Please read the instructions below before you proceed.
ELIGIBILITY for Bachelors in Optometry:
For admission process:
Go the CT university website https://ctuniversity.in/optometry_courses/#accod1
-> Click on to Apply now on right side -> Register yourself (Select – B. Optom/M. Optom course) -> Login -> Go to application portal -> Fill admission form and payment.
After the verification of candidate and the admission form. University members will contact for entrance exam and joining.
In case of any query kindly mail us on [email protected].
Contact: Dr. Nooruz Zaman
HOD – Optometry
Sankara College of Optometry, Ludhiana
Mobile number: 9915501434
Founded in 1977 by Dr. R.V Ramani and Dr. Radha Ramani, Sankara Eye Hospitals , have expanded to 12 eye hospitals serving 9 states. Since its inception, Sankara has performed over 2.4 million sight restoring surgeries and has become one of the major eye care providers in India.
Sankara combines highly skilled healthcare workers and advanced technology in order to provide excellent care to individuals at all socioeconomic levels. All Hospitals are accredited by the Indian National Board of Accreditation for Hospitals (NABH).
Sankara Academy of Vision (SAV) is the training and research arm of the organisation, that oversees technician, optometry and ophthalmologist training. Over 260 students are enrolled for various training programmes annually. SAV has enabled 197 publications in various journals in the past 3 years.
We have been educating optometrists for over a decade now. Sankara College of Optometry, Bangalore is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health science and Sankara College of Optometry, Ludhiana is in collaboration with CT University, Punjab.
(For further information: https://sankaraeye.com/education/).
Optometrists (ISCO code: 2267) are Ophthalmic sciences professionals who study eye, related ailments and specialize in the management of disorders of the eye and visual system.
National Commission for Allied and Health Care Profession’s act,2021, India
As an Optometrist, you can :
|WHAT WE OFFER||
|WORK – CLINICAL EXPERIENCE||PLAY – LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT||
LEARN – WITH THE MASTERS
|Associated with the Sankara Eye Hospitals ,access to
advanced equipment & speciality clinics providing
unmatched clinical experience.
|Curated activities to balance academics & creativity to foster the leader in you||
Exclusive labs & classroom adhering to international norms for optometry paired with experienced & qualified faculty.
I really loved the discipline, faculty members, and infrastructure of Sankara College of Optometry. Also, the college within the Sankara Eye Hospital premises provides the extensive clinical exposure to build and enhance our clinical skills. I would like to specially thank Aparna mam, Namratha mam and Tapas sir for guiding me throughout my UG Research. Their supervision helped me to develop a keen interest in Optometry Research, a road very less travelled specifically in India.
Optom. Satish K Gupta
Research Optometrist – Myopia Research Lab, Prof. Brien Holden Eye Research Centre
Consultant Optometrist – The Myopia Centre (Prevention and Control of Myopia)
L V Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India
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