WHAT IS BS Optometry

Optometry is a healthcare profession concerned with examination, diagnosis and treatment of the human visual system. In our ageing population the demand for eye care is expected to increase, and optometrists are ideally placed to help meet this demand. The program is based on both fundamental academic sciences as well as detailed clinical and practical studies. The emphasis is very much on the optometric service to patients.

Study Level Undergraduate
Degree Length
Minimum 4 Years with 8 Semesters
Program Type Full Time
Total Credit Hours Minimum 122 Credit Hours
Intake Fall/Spring Semester

Applicants who have successfully completed one of the following:

  • Intermediate (Pre-Medical) or equivalent recognized qualification with minimum 45% marks.
Program Duration (years) Admission Fee Security Deposit 1st Semester Fee (PKR) 2nd Semester Fee (Onwards) (PKR) Total Fee of the Program (PKR)
BS Optometry  4 20,000 5,000 125,000 100,000 825,000

Other Charges Chart

Other Charges Amount (PKR)
Application Processing Fee (One time Charges) 1,500
Clubs & Societies Fund 3,000
Semester Enrollment Fund 2,000
Tution Fee 93,000
Semester Examination Fee 2,000
Admission Fee (One time Charges)
Security Deposit (One time charges – Refundable)


• The above Fee Structure does not include any govt. taxes and students will be charged taxes u/s 236 I of income tax ordinance. Students will be charged taxes when their annual fee would be more than PKR 200,000/-
• The fees and related charges are subject to revision at any time against non-proportionate inflation or an increase in the cost of the provision of services
• Additional Per Credit Hour Fee will be charged for Summer Semester or separate course offered during the normal tenure to meet the deficiency requirement
• To get the refund of security original receipt must be presented.