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Real-World Learning

16-week internship with a 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.


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Optometry (N83)

For Students with ‘O’ Levels

Range of Net ELR2B2 for 2020 JAE
4 to ​12

Planned Intake (2020​)

Entry Requirements


To be eligible for consideration, candidates must have the following GCE ‘O’ Level examination (or equivalent) results.

  • Subject‘O’ LEVEL GRADE
  • English Language1 - 7
  • Mathematics (Elementary/Additional)1 - 6
  • Science (with Physics, Chemistry or Biology component)1 - 6
  • or Biotechnology
  • or Food & Nutrition
  • or Human & Social Biology
  • or Physical Science

You must also fulfil the aggregate computation requirements for the ELR2B2-C Aggregrate Type listed here.

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









For Students with Other Qualifications

Click here to find out more on entry requirements and admissions exercise periods for qualifications such as ‘N(A)’ Level, ‘A’ Level, ITE, IP, IB and more.