Welcome to Tilganga Academics

Course Details

Optometry is a unique primary eye care profession. TIO offers two years post graduate degree, Master of Optometry (M. optom) in collaboration with Pokhara University. TIO is pioneer in the field of optometry education and one of the first colleges in Nepal to offer a Master in Optometry Course. 


Eligibility Criteria

  • Bachelor of Optometry (BOptom) degree or Bachelor of Optometry and Vision Science (BOptom) or Doctor of Optometry (OD) or BSc in Optometry (BSc Optom) or equivalent degree.
  • Registered in respective Professional Council of applicant's country.
  • Candidates should score a minimum 50% marks to pass entrance examinations conducted by Medical Education Commission for being eligible to be in the merit list.


Process of Selection


  • Location: Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology

  • Number of Seats: 7 Per Year

  • Address: Kathmandu, Nepal


  • Course Duration: 2 Years | 4 Semester

  • Fee Structure: As per rule.