BSc Optometry / Overview
Year of entry: 2017
- Degree awarded
- BSc (Hons)
- 3 years
- Typical A-level offer
AAB (including specific subjects)
- Typical International Baccalaureate offer
35 points overall including 6 in two science subjects (Biology, Chemistry, Physics or Mathematics) at Higher Level.
- How to apply
- Apply through UCAS .
- UCAS course code
- UCAS institution code
- Study in our modern £4 million optometry facilities.
- Gain clinical experience at Manchester Royal Eye Hospital, one of the largest eye teaching hospitals in Europe.
- Take the option to study for our MSci in Optometry , which incorporates the pre-registration year into your degree.
Attending an open day is a great way to find out what studying optometry at Manchester is like. Find out about our upcoming open days .
We also operate campus tours, which are available most days. These are with a student ambassador who can tell you all about life at The University of Manchester. It may also be possible to meet with admissions staff (subject to staff availability). Family and friends are welcome too.
To book, please contact the Admissions Office on tel +44 (0)161 275 2411 or email firstname.lastname@example.org .
Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2017 will be £9,250 per annum. Future inflationary increases will be applied to each subsequent year of the course, subject to government regulations on fee increases. Tuition fees for international students will be £21,000 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.
The General Optical Council student registration fee is currently £20 (renewable each year). At the beginning of your first year, we provide you with a lab coat and suggest you buy a trial frame (up to £300). By the end of your second year, you are encouraged to purchase your own ophthalmoscope and retinoscope, which can cost between £800 and £1000.
- Academic department
- Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health
- Contact name
- Undergraduate Admissions
- +44 (0)161 275 2411
- +44 (0)161 275 5456
- Academic department overview
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health