Optometry is a field of healthcare that is focused on dealing with the matters related to the eye. It is a discipline that caters to offering the gift of an unobstructed and clear vision. Since the public demand for well-qualified optometrists is rising, high-quality undergraduate and postgraduate courses are required to educate and train the students who aspire to shape a successful career in the field.
Keeping in line with this demand, CT University has tied up with one of the largest and fastest growing social enterprise ‘Sankara Eye Hospital’ managing 12 super specialty eye care hospitals located across Tamilnadu, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Gujarat, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh , Madhya Pradesh ,Rajasthan and Maharashtra & comprises a team of 125 doctors, 600 paramedical professionals, 275 support staff and has touched the lives of over 40 million people in these 35 plus years and offered a high-quality Bachelors & Masters in Optometry to students.
Their network hospitals are all equipped with state of the art technology to perform advance eye surgeries. They continuously offer eye care treatments for various age groups with cutting edge technology.
Sankara Eye Hospital, Ludhiana has 125 beds in total, where 100 dedicated to free patients and 25 rooms for the paying patients. They provide quality ophthalmic treatment and world-class care with the highest levels of skill. The hospital is equipped with Cataract Clinic, Orbit And Oculoplastic, TPA Tie – Up, Low Vision Service, Ocular Oncology Services etc.
As a result of this association, students will be able to pursue a Bachelor & Masters of Optometry which is a full-time degree under regular education pattern including a year of internship. This undergraduate degree will train the students with the requisite skills and knowledge that is needed to work as an optometrist.
Sankara will provide personalized and hands-on mentoring which will be a great learning exposure for the students & will have many job opportunities in the Optometry field.