What benefits does OCI offer to Optometrists, students and the general public?

The public would benefit from:-

  • Quality eye care
  • Cost effective eye care
  • Ensure delivery of quality education in optometry colleges
  • Provide adequate optometry work force
  • Develop skilled optometry work force

The profession would from:-

  • Setting uniform standards in the profession
  • Regulating the profession
  • Enhancing placement opportunities for registered optometrists
  • Providing skill development and continuing education
  • Registering students qualifying from institutes accredited by OCI
  • Preparation a live register of optometrists all around the country so that it can be tabled with the government

The students would benefit from:

  • Accreditation of colleges
  • Maintenance of standards in education
  • Monitoring of quality of education