Education & Training at Drishti Eye Institute

Training & Education at Drishti Eye Institute

Drishti Eye Institute offers a range of training and education opportunities for students and professionals. These include internships, fellowships, and various training programs that offer extensive training and experience in the field of quality eye care.

The Institute has collaborated with Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Medical Education University, Uttarakhand, and GD Goenka University (GDGU) to implement the common objective of developing well-trained and high-quality health care professionals in India by initiating and offering academic programs in eye care.

  1. Fellowships

The Fellowship Program at Drishti Eye Institute (DEI) is aimed to provide wide and extensive clinical experience in specialized areas. The Institute offers one-year fellowships in the following specializations:

  • Fellowship in Medical Retina and UVEA

Duration: 1 Year

Eligibility: MS/MD/DNB in Ophthalmology (National/International Candidates (pending MCI Clearance) can apply

Reservation: As per Uttarakhand State Govt Norms

  • Fellowship in Vitreo-Retinal Surgeries

Duration: 2 Year

Eligibility: MS/MD/DNB in Ophthalmology (National/International Candidates (pending MCI Clearance) can apply; *Candidate must be trained in Medical Retina

Reservation: As per Uttarakhand State Govt Norms

  • Fellowship in Refractive Surgeries

Duration: 1 Year

Eligibility: MS/MD/DNB in Ophthalmology (National/International Candidates (pending MCI Clearance) can apply

Reservation: As per Uttarakhand State Govt Norms

  1. Observerships

The Observership Programs at DEI provide insight into the day-to-day activities of our speciality clinics. The Programs offer an orientation to the model of health care excellence and teamwork at DEI. The Institute offers short-term Observerships in the following areas:

  • Duration: 3 Months

Number of Seats: 1

Scope: Diagnostics, Decision Making in Refractive Surgeries, Surgery Observership

  • Duration: 15 Days

Number of Seats: 2

Scope: Diagnostics, Decision Making in Refractive Surgeries, Surgery Observership

  1. Optometry Programs

The Optometry Programs at DEI, in collaboration with GDGU, are designed to implement the common objective of developing well-trained and high-quality health care professionals by offering the following academic programs:

  • Bachelor of Optometry

Duration: 4 Years

The program is an undergraduate course designed to impart the knowledge and skills needed to become a qualified optometrist.

  • Master of Optometry

Duration: 2 Years

The postgraduate program is designed to impart knowledge and skills with broad objectives of training the students in optometry and various ophthalmic procedures.

GD Goenka University is a private university located in Sohna, Gurugram, Haryana. The School of Medical & Allied Sciences at GDGU offers healthcare education & professional training programs in Optometry amongst many others.

How to Apply?

Applications are invited for the various training and education programs from time to time. The applicants can send in their forms to hr@drishtieyeinstitute.com or through the online form at our webpage.

Selection process

The candidates will be shortlisted after reviewing the applications. An interview will be held for the selected applicants in person or by video conference.

A Fellowship Certificate will be presented to the candidate at the successful completion of the term.