Training Programs


Training in ophthalmology is one of the flagship programs. Academy offers training in various Sub - Specialties of ophthalmology:

Cornea & Anterior segments
Cataract & Refractive Surgeries
Retina & Vitreous
Oculoplasty and Ocular Oncology
Strabismus, Neuro and Pediatric ophthalmology

Long Term Fellowships: This is a hands-on 36 months’ training program

Fellowship incorporates 3 H’s and aims to train budding ophthalmologists to become a self - sufficient and excellent super specialty practitioner.

*3 H’s HANDS: Surgical competency
HEAD: Critical thinking
HEART: Serving the underprivileged

The fellowship is an excellent blend of clinical rotation, surgical training and research.

At the end of the training program, the trainee will be able to:
  • Provide excellent comprehensive management of ocular diseases.
  • Manage all the predominant ailments in the subspecialty independently
  • Become an expert in various surgical techniques
  • Be able to publish research papers
Short Term Observership programs

Observership opportunities are offered in select sub- specialities of ophthalmology. These programs are offered preferably to practicing ophthalmologists for a duration of 1-3 months.

In order to cater to the needs of post graduate students in ophthalmology, we offer a 1 month ZEISS observership program in basic diagnostic techniques. This provides the candidates an optimal exposure to a tertiary level of practice in comprehensive ophthalmology.

Ophthalmology residency Program

The program is accredited by National Board of Examinations (NBE). The students are selected through central counselling process.

Short term Hands on Training programs:

Hands on One month training programs are offered in Cataract techniques and management of Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)

ICO & IOFF fellowship (Observership)s:

An observership of 3 months is offered in select sub-speciality of ophthalmology for applicants who qualify for the same.

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International applicants

Application process: Both national and international applicants can write to us on for more details.

* Candidates with qualification from alternative medicine streams are not eligible to apply for the training offers

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