Fellowship in Clinical Optometry

Objective of academic programs offered at Nandadeep is to create the next generation of Optometrists in India. We aim to infuse high professional ethics, community orientation and camaraderie in our fellows apart from teaching them the modern-day vision therapy.

Nandadeep School of Optometry (NSO) offers following Fellowship programs:

Post graduate optometry fellowship program In Comprehensive Clinical Optometry

Course ID: 001
Scope of the course:
  • Independent handling of Optometry Clinic
  • Advanced ocular diagnostics
  • Contact Lens Practice
  • Low Vision Assessment and vision Rehabilitation
  • Binocular Vision Assessment & Vision Therapy
  • Research project: All fellows will be engaged in any ongoing research work of the clinic
Duration : 12 months
Location : The training would be provided mainly in Sangli. During the program, the fellows would be posted to other places for gaining exposure.
Eligibility : B.Optom from reputed institute
Selection Criteria : Based on Academic performance and Interview.
Fees : Rs. 60,000/- (Rupees Sixty Thousand Only) to be paid in advance (non-refundable). Monthly stipend of Rs. 5,000/- will be given for last 6 months.

Post graduate optometry fellowship program In Comprehensive Clinical Optometry Followed by apprenticeship

Course ID: 002
Scope of the course:
  • Independent handling of Optometry Clinic
  • Advanced ocular diagnostics
  • Contact Lens Practice
  • Low Vision Assessment and vision Rehabilitation
  • Binocular Vision Assessment & Vision Therapy
  • Research project: All fellows will be engaged in any ongoing research work of the clinic
  • Independent handling of Peripheral / Primary Care Centers during apprenticeship.
  • Independent practice of Specialty Optometry Clinic during apprenticeship.
  • Scope of teaching during apprenticeship
Duration : 18 months (12 months Fellowship + 6 months Apprenticeship)
Location : The training would be provided mainly in Sangli. During the program, the fellows would be posted to other places for gaining exposure.
Eligibility : B.Optom from reputed institute
Selection Criteria : Based on Academic performance and Interview.
Fees : Rs. 60,000/- (Rupees Sixty Thousand Only). During Apprenticeship period, Fellows Will be provided with monthly remuneration of Rs. 22,000/- (Rupees Twenty Two Thousand)

Post graduate optometry fellowship program In Anterior Segment & Contact Lens

Course ID: 003
Scope of the course:
  • Anterior segment evaluation
  • Differential diagnosis for disorders of anterior segment
  • Diagnostic procedures of anterior segment followed by interpretation.
  • Contact lenses (SCL, RGP, Rose K2, Rose K XL, Mini Scleral, Scleral )
  • Independent Practice
  • Scope for teaching
  • Fellows will be also privileged with CMEs.
Duration : 6 months
Location : The training would be provided mainly in Sangli. During the program, the fellows would be posted to other places for gaining exposure.
Eligibility : B.Optom from reputed institute
Selection Criteria : Based on Academic performance and Interview.
Fees : Rs. 60,000/- (Rupees Sixty Thousand Only) to be paid in advance (non-refundable).

Post graduate Optometry fellowship Program in Orthoptics & Vision Therapy

Course ID: 004
Scope of the course:
  • Pediatric vision & refraction
  • Binocular vision evaluation
  • Non Strabismic Binocular Vision Disorders (NSBD)
  • Differential diagnosis of strabismus
  • Orthoptic management & latest Vision Therapy
  • Independent Practice
  • Scope for teaching
  • Fellows will be also privileged with CMEs.
Duration : 6 months
Location : The training would be provided mainly in Sangli. During the program, the fellows would be posted to other places for gaining exposure.
Eligibility : B.Optom from reputed institute
Selection Criteria : Based on Academic performance and Interview.
Fees : Rs. 60,000/- (Rupees Sixty Thousand Only) to be paid in advance (non-refundable).

Post graduate Optometry fellowship Program in Posterior segment

Course ID: 005
Scope of the course:
  • Posterior segment evaluation
  • Differential diagnosis for disorders of Posterior segment.
  • Diagnostic procedures of Posterior segment followed by
  • Interpretation.
  • Diabetic Retinopathy project
  • LVA management
  • Independent Practice
  • Scope for teaching
  • Fellows will be also privileged with CMEs.
Duration : 6 months
Location : The training would be provided mainly in Sangli. During the program, the fellows would be posted to other places for gaining exposure.
Eligibility : B.Optom from reputed institute
Selection Criteria : Based on Academic performance and Interview.
Fees : Rs. 60,000/- (Rupees Sixty Thousand Only) to be paid in advance (non-refundable).

Process for fellowship application

  • Download the application form
  • Send the completed application form along with C.V to nandadeepoptometry@gmail.com

For further query contact to Mr.Sayan Mukherjee (M.Optom), Head of Nandadeep School of Optometry, email nandadeepoptometry@gmail.com, mob.no. 8412967324, 9511809433

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