What are the key activities of OCI?

The key activities of OCI shall be:-

  • Accreditation to various optometry schools and colleges in India
  • Accrediting Continuing Education (“CE”) programs and credits that would be associated with a CE program
  • Improving public awareness about eye care among the public
  • Public Awareness about standards in optometry

If government comes with council, what would be the status of OCI, people who have registered with OCI?

Optometry Council of India (OCI) is a self – regulatory body for Optometrists. As Optometrists we need to unite and be self – regulated. This would enable the government support the activities and recognize the profession of Optometry. In the Memorandum of Association of Optometry Council of India the following has been mentioned: