Optometry is a healthcare profession that is autonomous, educated, and regulated (licensed/registered), and optometrists are the primary healthcare practitioners of the eye and visual system who provide comprehensive eye and vision care, which includes refraction and dispensing, detection/diagnosis and management of disease in the eye, and the rehabilitation of conditions of the visual system.

Optometry is a dynamic and challenging profession that provides practitioners the opportunity to help people and at the same time, achieve personal growth, gain community respect, enjoy great work-life balance and financial success.


BSc Optometry
  • LOCATION : Venjaranmoodu, Trivandrum, Kerala
  • COURSE : BSc Optometry
  • DURATION : 4 Year (8 semester)
  • ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA : 10+2 with MPCB group
                and 50% marks in Higher
  • UNIVERSITY : Govt. Recognized University
  • FEES : 60,000 for each Semester
  • HOSTAL FECILILITY : Seperate Girls & Boys Hostal Fecilility
  • Administration : Mrs. Mumthaz Anaz
  • Phone : +91 97456 06935, +91 86065 49611

Optometry program at Al Hiba Institute of Health Science and collaborated with ST.MARY'S Group of Institutions is registered with Government aprooved University.

With an academic period of three years and one year internship, we provide our students a cohort curriculum which includes the early clinical experience from second year of their under graduation program. Our Institute is well known for its extensive internship which will be provided in and around the four branches of our institution in Kerala. Students will actively participate in a variety of public health eye camps like industrial vision screening, cataract and diabetic retinopathy screening programs, school screening camps etc in and around the suburbs and rural areas of Trivandrum. Internship covers all the regular and specialty clinical postings in Optometry. Other salient features of the program include small group learning experiences, traditional semester breaks, research exposure and a learning environment in which what you learn in the classroom is practiced in the labs and applied to actual patients under the guidance and supervision of faculty.


  • Private Practice
  • Group Practice
  • Private Industry
  • Public Health Services
  • Armed Forces
  • Community Health Centers
  • Health Maintenance Organizations


  • Well Designed Curriculum
  • Enhanced Learning experience
  • Extensive Internship
  • Excellent Clinical exposure
  • Hostel Facilities