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1. B.Sc (Hons) Optometry and Orthoptics

Applications are invited for B.Sc (Hons) Optometry and Orthoptics  a four years Degree Course  affiliated with University of Health Sciences Lahore. Optometry is a branch of science that deals with optics of eye, visual system, diseases and ailment of eye. Optometrists are primary eye health care professionals who assist the ophthalmologists/eye specialists in the clinics. They examine the patient and make referrals to the ophthalmologist for treatment. During the course students are trained for refraction and dispensing of glasses, contact lenses, low vision, squint issues etc.  Course will start w.e.f. 01 Jan  2017.

a. Qualification: F.Sc Pre Medical Min 60% marks  (Candidates can calculate their merit using merit calculator

b. Age limit:25 years

Misc Instructions: -

  1. Application on laid down form along with pay order/bank draft  in name of Al Shifa Trust Eye Hospital for Rs. 2,000/- along with copies of CNIC and other testimonials must reach PIO by 26 November 2016. Dues can also be deposited on line in Askari Bank Al-Shifa Trust Eye Hospital account no: - 0181-1650000315
  2. Application forms are available at PIO office or can be downloaded from our website
  3. Date & time for test is 29 Nov 2016 at 08.30 am. Only shortlisted candidates will be called who will be informed by SMS. Final selection of candidate will be done after test/ interview by the Panel . Final merit list will be displayed on our website by 01 December 2016.
  4. For fee structure and hostel charges please contact PIO Office or visit our website.
  5. Limited hostel facility is available for candidates from far flung area. Allotment will be decided after the final selection of candidates.

For further information, please contact:

Secretary General, Pakistan Institute of Ophthalmology
Al-Shifa Trust Eye Hospital Jhelum Road Rawalpindi
Phone: 051-5487830, 051-5487820-25 Ext: 383/384