Details of Diploma Courses
In view of the huge demand of Optometrist and Ophthalmic Assistants in India in general and Andhra Pradesh in particular, Pushpagiri Eye Institute is pleased to announce following two courses to be conducted which are recognized by Para Medical Board of Telangana & Andhra Pradesh.
Diploma in Ophthalmic Assistant (Eligibility Inter Passed)
Diploma in Optometry Technician (Eligibility Inter Passed)
|Diploma in Ophthalmic Assistant (DOA)||Inter – Sciences (Bi.P.C or M.P.C)||2 years||Full Time|
|Diploma in Optometry Technician (DOM)||Inter – Sciences (Bi.P.C or M.P.C)||2 years||Full Time|
At the end of the course, the student should be able to:
As per World Health Organization (WHO), India is having a great shortage of skilled manpower in respect of Eyes and the following statistics is as per WHO Report.
Population Served by Skilled/Unskilled
On analyzing the above statistics we can conclude that the number of skilled manpower in India is very less and as such they serve larger population as compared to not only developed countries but even to developing country.
Further studies have indicated that: