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Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune
Dr. D. Y. Patil Institute of Optometry & Visual Sciences
Pimpri, Pune-411 018 (Maharashtra) India.

Bachelor of Optometry (B. Optom.)

Fees Structure for the year 2018-19


Course Name
Actual fees to be charged for
2018-19 (*)
General NRI / PIO / FN /**Institutional Category
B. Optom. ₹ 85,000/- US $ 1500

*Annual Fees shall be increased by 3% each year.

The Annual Fee is to be paid by the student at the time of Counseling by a Demand Draft (DD) drawn in favour of the Director/Principal of concerned college/institute, payable at Pune. (Note: Annual fees include tuition fees and development fees)

(**) The Institutional category fees will be collected as per US $ rate on the day of admission.University Eligibility & Registration Fee (One-time Fee)

Fifteen Percent (15%) of the Annual Fee, payable for the first year only, shall be paid by the student separately at the time of filling in the Eligibility Application, as University Eligibility & Registration Fee. This fee shall be paid by a Demand Draft (DD) drawn in favour of “Registrar, Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth” payable at Pune. (Note: - The University Eligibility & Registration Fee is non-refundable)University Examination Fee:-

In addition to the above fees the student shall pay the University Examination Fee as prescribed by the University from time to time. Other conditions and formalities shall be as per the Rules of the Vidyapeeth.

  • 4 years degree course of Bachelor of Science in Clinical Optometry.
  • 3 years of Theory and 1 year of Internship.

Admission Procedure & Eligibility

content - Semester wise

1st Year

Semester I
Topic Code Subject Lectures Number of hours/marks
Theory Practical
C101 General Anatomy Department. Of Anatomy 25/80 10/20
C102 General Physiology Department. Of Physiology 35/80 15/20
C103 Physical Optics & Lighting College of Engineering 35/40 15/10
C104 Geometrical Optics (I) Optometric Faculty 50/40 15/10
C105 Dispensing Optics (I) Optometric Faculty 30/80 70/20
C106 Computers for Optometry 25/nil 25//20
Total Hours 200/320 150/100
Semester II
Topic Code Subject Lectures Number of hours/marks
Theory Practical
C201 Ocular Anatomy Department. Of Anatomy 35/80 10/ NIL
C202 Ocular Physiology Department. Of Physiology 35/80 15/ NIL
C203 Biochemistry Department. Of Biochemistry 40/80 20/ NIL
C204 Pharmacology Department. Of Pharmacology 30/80 10/ NIL
C205 Pathology& Microbiology Department. Of Pathology & Microbiology 25/80 15/ NIL
C206 Geometric Optics (II) Optometric Faculty 40/80 15/ NIL
Total Hours 200/320 100/nil

2nd Year

Semester III
Topic Code Subject Lectures Number of hours/marks
Theory Practical
C301 Optometric Optics (I) Optometric Faculty 50/40 Nil
C302 Visual Optics (I) Optometric Faculty 50/40 30/ NIL
C303 Optometric Instruments Optometric Faculty 50/80 30/ NIL
C304 Clinical Examination of Eye Optometric Faculty 50/80 30/ NIL
C305 Dispensing Optics (II) Optometric Faculty 50/80 90/ NIL
C306 Ocular Diseases (I) Department of Ophthalmology 30/80 20/ NIL
Total Hours 280/400 200
Semester IV
Topic Code Subject Lectures Number of hours/marks
Theory Practical
C401 Optometric Optics (II) Optometric Faculty 50/80 25/ NIL
C402 Visual Optics (II) Optometric Faculty 50/80 45/ NIL
C403 Ocular diseases (II) Department of Ophthalmology 50/40 35/ NIL
C404 Preventive Ophthalmology & Nutrition Department. of Preventive Social Medicine 25/40 10/ NIL
C405 Optometric Investigations Optometric Faculty 50/80 60/ NIL
C406 Hospital procedures & Medical Psychology Department of Hospital Admn. 25/nil 25/ NIL
Total Hours 250/320 200/ NIL

3rd Year

Semester V
Topic Code Subject Lectures Number of hours/marks
Theory Practical
C501 Orthoptics & Binocular Vision Optometric Faculty 75/80 75/ NIL
C502 Major eye diseases Department. of Ophthalmology 30/80 50/ NIL
C503 Systemic diseases Department. of Ophthalmology 25/80 20/ NIL
C504 Contact Lenses (I) Optometric Faculty 75/80 75/ NIL
C505 Community Optometry & Nutrition Optometric Faculty 45/80 30/ NIL
Total Hours 250/320 200/ NIL
Semester VI
Topic Code Subject Lectures Number of hours/marks
Theory Practical
C601 Pediatric Optometry Optometric Faculty 25/40 10/NIL
C602 Occupational Optometry Optometric Faculty 25/40 10/ NIL
C603 Geriatric Optometry Optometric Faculty 25/40 10/ NIL
C604 Advance Orthoptics Optometric Faculty 25/40 25/ NIL
C605 Contact Lenses (I) Department. of Ophthalmology 50/80 100/20
C606 Clinical Optometry Optometric Faculty 50/80 50/20
C607 Basic Accountancy & Public Relations Department. Hospital Admn. & Medical Psychology 25/40 Nil
Total Hours 250/320 200/ NIL

Fourth Year (Internship)

In specialty clinics in eye OPD & Optical Lab, Dispensing Optical Shops of various reputed hospitals and business houses all over COUNTRY.

Innovation in curriculum (2007 – 2008)

  • 1st year 2nd term
            Introduction to principles of pupilometer
  • 2nd year 4th term
            Low vision aids and management of partially blind .
  • 3rd year 5th and 6th term
            Community and preventive optometry
            Law and optometry.