Nandadeep School of Optometry

Nandadeep School of Optometry, formerly known as Prof. CR Patwardhan School of Optometry serving since 2012, is one of its kind which aims to produce not only the best Optometrists but also to create a new generation of optometrists which is infused with high professional and social ethics. We aim to equip the budding Optometrists with the most recent technological and academic knowledge and training to keep up with the global standard of Optometry.

The college is affiliated with MUHS, Nashik under reference number as University letter no. MUHS/PB/UG/B.Sc. Optometry /68/2022 dated 17/01/2022. University Circular number 56/2021 Date 30/10/2021.


HS (10+2) with 50% pass marks with Physics, Chemistry & Biology group


4 Years course including Internship


100% Job placement, independent practice entrepreneurship

Contact Us

For further details, contact Mr. Sayan Mukherjee (M.Optom), Head of Nandadeep School of Optometry

What is Optometry?

Optometry is primary eye care profession of eye and visual system which deals with detection and diagnosis of vision related disorders as well as management of visual disorders and visual rehabilitation.

Who is an Optometrist?

✓ An Optometrist is a health-care professional who detects and diagnoses the eye and vision-related disorders.
✓ An Optometrist plays a crucial part in the management of visual disorders with the aids of spectacles, contact lenses, vision therapy and low vision devices.
✓ An Optometrist also rehabilitates and counsels the patients for low vision, speciality contact lenses, LASIK and other refractive surgeries.

Skills you will acquire

  • Prescribing glasses after refractive error corrections
  • Detection of ocular and vision related diseases
  • Prescribing refractive, speciality and therapeutic contact lenses including fitting and dispensing
  • Prescribing low vision aids and assistance including rehabilitations
  • Diagnosis of oculomotor and ocular alignment related conditions like squint
  • Occupational Optometry in the industrial and the occupation sector
  • Community services as a primary eye-care provider among the less assessable section of the population
  • Providing proper guidance for the further follow-up and referral wherever required
Contact Lenses
Comunity Services


✓ Independent eye care practitioner as in Optometric Clinic
✓ Independent optical outlet
✓ Clinical/speciality Optometrist in eye care hospitals
✓ Optometry faculty in eye institutions
✓ Multinational companies of contact lenses, ophthalmic lenses, diagnostic instruments etc.
✓ Continuing studies as in post-graduation, PhD, researches etc.

Why Nandadeep School of Optometry?

✓ A trustworthy institution (formerly known as Prof. CR Patwardhan School of Optometry) opening promising opportunities and giving wings to Optometry career for last 10 years
✓ Now affiliated under the State Government Medical University that is prestigious Maharashtra University of Health Science (MUHS), Nashik
✓ Tertiary eye care hospital, “Nandadeep Eye Hospital” with NABH accreditation, promising a consistent and assured hands-on training on all the instruments and diagnostic tools under proper guidance with hundreds of patients observed everyday
✓ Research opportunities
✓ Well experienced and devoted faculties
✓ 100 percent placement

Eligibility criteria

Completed 12th from a recognised school with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as the primary subjects under the recognised board of school education.

Course duration

4 years degree course (inclusive of 1-year of exclusive clinical training/internship)

Fee structure

INR 80,000*/- per year for First, Second and Third year (No tuition fee during internship)

*Conditions apply: Fee structure different for foreign and management quota students Contact for further details

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"Books are imprints of evolution and collection of ideas which create new platforms for bringing out the necessary change in the living and ever evolving world"
We have the most updated and vast collection of course-related subjects and regular subscription of medical scientific and eye health-care journals to bring the latest information right in our library.


Nandadeep School of Optometry is aimed at equipping the Optometrists with most recent knowledge and encouraging them to participate in contributing by adding more information to the existing pool of knowledge that starts right in the research environment.

Anti-Ragging Committee

  • Dr. Sourabh D Patwardhan (Medical Director, Nandadeep Eye Hospital; Principal/Dean, Nandadeep School of Optometry)
  • Dr. Nidhi S Patwardhan (Co-founder Nandadeep School of Optometry)
  • Dr. Madhavi D Patwardhan (Senior Faculty, Nandadeep School of Optometry)
  • Optom. Sayan Mukherjee (Managing Director, Senior Faculty, Nandadeep School of Optometry)
  • Mr. Vitthal Chavan (Chief Admin, Nandadeep School of Optometry)


To improve the skills of optometrists. To expose the Interns to wide range of patients, enhancing their clinical knowledge.

Learning Objective

  1. Patient Evaluation and Counseling
  2. Hands-on Training to upgrade Optometry skills
  3. Interpersonal Communication Skills
  4. Professionalism
  5. Outreach Program


To improve the skills of optometrists. To expose the Interns to wide range of patients, enhancing their clinical knowledge.

  1. Smart class-rooms
  2. Laboratories
  3. Well-equipped and latest technology clinical facilities
  4. Seminar hall
  5. Cultural
  6. Real-time In-clinic training experience
  7. Anti-ragging committee


Nandadeep School of Optometry is an initiative of Nandadeep Eye Hospital aimed at producing the best generation of Optometrists following the proper guidelines of MUHS, Nashik and blending-in the UGC codes of conduct.

Dr. Sourabh D. Patwardhan


Our Founder

Dr. Sourabh has been interest in retinal surgeries, glaucoma and eye diseases of children. He has also specialized in advanced phaco technology. He has expertise in managing difficult cases of cataract.
Within few years Nandadeep Eye Hospital has become apex institute for diabetic retinopathy and retinal diseases management.

In 2010, Dr. Sourabh Dilip Patwardhan joined Nandadeep Eye Hospital. He has an illustrious academic career.

Principal's Message

"We aim to equip the budding Optometrists with the most recent technological and academic knowledge and training to keep up with the global standard of Optometry."