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The Sankara Nethralaya Academy
The Sankara Nethralaya Academy
Fellowship in Clinical Optometry

The fellowship in Clinical Optometry is a intensely clinical training program aimed to make a fresh Optometry graduate well-versed in preliminary eye exam procedures and to provide appropriate referral services to other specialties

To understand the basic and advanced principles of Clinical Optometry
To do a thorough comprehensive eye examination
To be familiar with basic and advanced diagnostic procedures in Optometry
To be a competent Optometry Professional with exposure to multi-lingual, multi cultural clinical environment and ability to handle different types of patients
To make appropriate referrals.
Course Details
Eligibility Degree / Diploma in Optometry
No of seats 12 per year
Duration 1 year (Full time Regular Rotational Clinical Postings in various departments of SN and its branch hospitals)
Course fee Indian students: INR 60,000/- per year
International students: USD 1200
Frequency Twice a year (Jan and July)
Hostel facilitiy provided for outstation / international candidates
Course highlights
• Study materials provided
• CME Programs
• Interactive sessions with senior faculty
• Wider clinical / academic exposure
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Contact Us:
Ms.Jaanake. V. N,
Fellowship Co-ordinator,
The Sankara Nethralaya Academy (TSNA)
(Unit of Medical Research Foundation)
Dr. V.G. Appukutty Campus
No.8, GST Road, St. Thomas Mount,
Chennai – 600 016.
Ph No: 044 - 4908 6000
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