B.Voc in Dispensing Optician

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Dispensing opticians help fit eyeglasses and contact lenses, following prescriptions from ophthalmologists and optometrists. They also help customers decide which eyeglass frames or contact lenses to buy.

The objective of the course is to upgrade the Optician in Ophthalmic Dispensing & refine their theoretical knowledge and train them to use it in daily practice. Make them certified so to help them survive and thrive on the competition as well as in dynamic legal and business environment.


Eligibility Criteria for B.Voc in Dispensing Optician


  • Students who completed plus two and one year of BSS Certificate course in Dispensing optician is eligible to get direct admission to the second year of B. Voc course (3rd semester)


  • Those who qualified SSLC and one year of BSS Certificate course in Dispensing optician are qualified for the B. Voc degree course in Optometry.


Course Duration


  • Three years for those who enter into the course generally.

  • Candidates who completed BSS Certificate course after plus two are possible to get admission through lateral entry scheme (For further reference check Eligibility criteria section)


Benefits of B.Voc in Dispensing Optician


  • The course is specially designed for working Opticians and people related to eye care field.

  • The course serves as a comprehensive introduction to concepts of Ophthalmic Optics & Dispensing.

  • The course focuses on up-grading the critical skill set of working Opticians in delivering better and accurate services and products per client need.

  • The course is presented in easy-to-understand language with lot of diagrams and pictures so that theoretical concepts can be well understood and applied in practice.

  • The course attempts to introduce/ define the scope of an Optician in delivering eye care and visual aids.

  • The course aims at helping Optician to improve his/her practice through better understanding the theory behind the dispensing, improving technical knowledge and vocabulary, improving communication with client


Career Scope


  • Eye hospitals in public and private sector

  • Medical / Eye Research Institutes

  • Academic Institutions

  • Hospital Administration

  • Optical Instruments / Retail industry

  • Can pursue a career as an Entrepreneur / Freelancer


Advanced Courses in B.Voc in Dispensing Optician


Most of the colleges offer Post graduation courses after the degree in B.Voc in Dispensing Optician

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