By Team NSHM | Mar 14, 2017

IVI-NSHM Knowledge Partnership for Optometry Excellence Building in India

NSHM Knowledge Campus, Kolkata is among the top institutions of Optometry in India selected by IVI (India Vision Institute) for Optometry School Development Project.

Optometry education at NSHM Kolkata is one of the best in India . It figures in the IVI (India Vision Institute) select league of ‘Optometry School Development Project’ Institutions in India. Besides, this partnership shall offer optometry students to :

  • interact with best of experts in the field of vision care from world over
  • use state-of-the-art vision-aid equipment for better assessment and practice
  • intern at modern eye-care hospitals & Institutions and partake in community projects and National missions on control of blindness
  • become vision-care professionals of high caliber , in-demand globally.

“IVI has always had a strong interest in supporting optometry education in India. The ongoing Optometry School Development project aims to strategically support institutions in different facets like human resources, infrastructure, leadership etc to bring about excellence in education. I am extremely glad that we could partner with NSHM on this project along with 5 other institutions from India.” – Vinod Daniel, CEO, India Vision Institute