Course, Duration of the Programme

The minimum duration of the programme is (3+1) four years including internship; 3years theory and project + 1 year internship. Each year there will be an examination conducted by the institution along with RGUHS. At the end of fourth year the students will get the B.Sc. Optometry Degree.

Academic Session

The programme will commence from 10th October 2104 every year. It consists of Theory, Practical and Clinical Experience.


The admissions will be made once a year. The candidates will be admitted after an advertisement in reputed newspapers in the region. The application in prescribed forms should reach the institution before the due date.


The candidates should have passed the 10+2 examination with English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
Or mathematics.

Medium of Instruction

The training (both theory and practical) will be provided in English. The students should write their examination in English only.

Selection Criteria

Candidate should have studied English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology in +2. The minimum cut off marks will be 50% in English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology (EPCB), in the 10+2 qualifying MPC, Biology examination.

Fees B.Sc. Optometry

Can be found out from office.
Examination Fees, Uniforms, Books, Internet, Mess and Accommodation are extra as applicable.

Our institution is affiliated with
The Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences,KarnatakaReg No. 221 KVM 2014

“Velemegna” is a registered charitable society. We provide quality eye care services which are comprehensive and affordable to all. This is achieved by training, research, and excellence in service delivery.

How to Apply

a. The application forms are available at the office of Course Coordinator, S Salins College of Optometry, Velemegna Society, Golekhana, Bidar – 585401, Karnataka by payment of Rs. 300/- in cash or Rs.350/- by post, DD should be in the name of “S Salins College of Optometry,” Bidar. The filled up application for the course along with necessary enclosures shall be forwarded to the office.

The application should be hand written and duly filled in block letters by the applicant. Listed document should be attached with the application.

  1. Attested copy of SSLC mark list.
  2. Attested copy of Plus Two or equivalent mark list.
  3. Attested copy of Birth Certificate.
  4. Character Certificate from the previous institution.
  5. Two Passport size colour photos.
  6. A self addressed envelope with Rs. 5/- stamp affixed.
  7. Original Certificates should be produced only by the time of admission.

The application form duly filled up and signed, together with the enclosures should be forwarded to The Director.

b. You can download the application form and follow the same procedure as mentioned above.