Vittala International Institute of Ophthalmology
Vittala International Institute of Ophthalmology, C.A.Site, #1, 2nd Cross, 2nd Main, 7th Block, Hosakerehalli, Banashankari 3rd Stage, Bangalore - 560 085
Government of Karnataka
Vittala International Institute of Ophthalmology is a part of Sri Keshava trust (SKT) Bangalore based charitable trust. The college offers a B. Sc. in Optometry programme. There are residency and fellowship programs in Ophthalmology as well.
This is a 3-year career-oriented program with 1 year of internship. Students will learn from the best faculty. Their key aim is to produce the best of the best Ophthalmic professionals. The course offered id affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka and recognised by Government of Karnataka.
These students will be studying primarily on visual systems. This program covers diagnosis and diseases of the visual system which includes “Primary Eye Care Science” and the topics covered Contact Lens, Orthoptics, Human Eye and the fitting, manufacturing, and supply of optical aids. The optometry field is one of the booming industries in India and Abroad. India requires a minimum of 5000 of Optometry qualified students who include urban & rural areas.
*Scholarships subject to central/state government and college rules.
Sankara College of Optometry provides the students with qualified and eminent faculty members for the best training in this sector. The facilities provided by the college are:
Highly proficient faculty: The college teaching staff is dedicated and targets to obtain and educate students with the latest learning methods.
Laboratories: The students are provided with well-equipped laboratories to practice their skills and it also helps them to achieve adequate practical training.
Quality education: The college provides the best of infrastructure with a team of dedicated faculty members to maintain learning and a pleasant environment among the students. They provide job training with the seniors, interaction with subject experts, Regular workshops and seminars which produces the students be professional Optometry.
Facilities: The college provides facilities like Auditorium, Cafeteria, Labs, OPD section, Hospital/Medical, Library, etc.
This Institute provides placement assistance. These students have multiple options once they become graduates. Multiple hospitals have an opening for this Optometry filed. They can practice independently as an Optometrist or can start their speciality clinic of contact lenses. Computer vision, Orthoptics. They can start their manufacturing unit of Ophthalmic lenses/Spectacle lenses. These graduates have huge openings in Abroad also like Gulf, European, Western countries, etc.
The college is located on Site No. 1, 2nd Main, 2nd Cross, Banashankari III Stage, 7th Block, Hoskerehalli, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560085.
These students have multiple career options such as Teaching career, Independent practice as an Optometrist, Multispeciality hospitals, higher studies, like M.Sc and Ph.D., Administrative career after MBA, etc.
The fee structure is depended on the college and the course which students will select. You can contact the college administration department directly.
Definitely. The college is providing placement assistance.