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Diploma in

Optometry

N83


 
If you are concerned with eye health, and would like to improve the quality of eye care in Singapore, look no further than our Diploma in Optometry (OPT). You could be on your way to become an optometric practitioner to help diagnose eye disorders and prescribe optical treatments. OPT trains you for this important role. In addition, our broad-based curriculum enables you to explore opportunities in fields other than health services. You also get to learn firsthand from industry experts through off-campus classes and internships, right from the first year.
Real-World Learning
16-week internship with an optical retail practice, ophthalmology clinic or eye care product company. Gain exposure at the Ngee Ann Polytechnic Optometry Centre.
Beyond the Classroom
Work alongside qualified optometrists to diagnose and manage patients at the Ngee Ann Optometry Centre.
Versatile Career Opportunities
Embark on roles in ophthalmological clinics, retail and research.

Entry Requirements

FOR STUDENTS WITH O-LEVEL EXAMINATION RESULTS

AGGREGATE TYPE ELR2B2-C

Candidates must have the following GCE 'O' Level examination (or equivalent) results.

  • English Language

    1 - 7
  • Mathematics (Elementary/Additional)

    1 - 6
  • Science

    (with Physics, Chemistry or Biology component)
    or Biotechnology
    or Food & Nutrition
    or Human & Social Biology
    or Physical Science
    1 - 6

You must also fulfil the aggregate computation requirements for the ELR2B2-C Aggregate Type.

ELR2B2-C Aggregate Type List >

Candidates with severe vision deficiency should not apply for the course.


FOR STUDENTS WITH OTHER QUALIFICATIONS

Find out more on entry requirements and admissions exercise periods for qualifications such as N(A)-Level, A-Level, ITE, IP, IB and more.

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Application Information

  • Range of Net ELR2B2 for 2020 JAE

    4 to 12
  • Planned Intake (2021)

    45

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Diploma in Optometry (N83)