Bachelor of Optometry (Hons)

SEGi University

Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia

Quick Facts


4 years


Full-time, On-campus


May, Sep

Tuition Fees


Course Highlights

  • Emphasises clinical practice, with clinical training taking place as early as year 1 in hospital eye departments and private optometry/ophthalmology practices
  • Excellent facilities including EyeCare, SEGi's own eye care center which allows students to study optometry in a real-world setting and gain practical experience using the latest specialised equipment
  • Learn from a team of qualified and registered optometrists with wide experience in public and private practice as our full time academic staff
  • 1 of 22 universities in the world with QS 5 Stars Plus status, and holds a 5-star SETARA rating

Course Structure

  • Essential Basic Sciences
  • Mathematical Techniques
  • Biomedical Sciences for Optometry I & II
  • Human Biology
  • Ocular Biology
  • Geometrical & Physical Optics
  • Clinical Studies I
  • Hubungan Etnik
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A/Effective Listening
  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi II
  • Malaysian Studies III
  • Biomedical Sciences for Optometry III
  • Ocular Optics I & II
  • Visual Science I & II
  • Clinical Studies II
  • Speciality Clinical Studies I
  • Optometric Use of Drugs I
  • Business Ethics
  • Co-curriculum Management
  • Environmental Management and Technology
  • Foundations of Ocular Disease
  • Speciality Clinical Studies II
  • Basic Clinical Practice
  • Optometric Use of Drugs II
  • Behavioural Science in Vision Care
  • Ophthalmic Dispensing Workshop I & II
  • Ocular Disease in Primary Care
  • Care of Functional Visual Disorders
  • General Clinic I
  • Speciality Clinics A & B
  • Occupational & Environmental Optometry
  • Industrial Placement I
  • Entrepreneurship
  • General Medicine in Optometry
  • Public Health & Community Optometry
  • Professional Issues in Optometry
  • General Clinic II & III
  • Contact Lens Clinic I & II
  • Binocular Vision/Paediatric Clinic I & II
  • Advanced Ophthalmic Care Clinic I & II
  • Low Vision Clinic I & II
  • Optometric Case Studies I & II
  • Project/Dissertation I & II
  • Industrial Placement II

Entry Requirements

  • SPM: 3 credits including 2 Science subjects AND
  • STPM (Science): Minimum CGPA of 2.50; OR
  • A Level (Science): 3Ds; OR
  • Foundation/Pre-University (Science): CGPA of 2.5 or above; OR
  • Any equivalent Pre-U qualifications (Science) OR
  • Diploma in any Science discipline: CGPA of 2.50 or above

Estimated Fees

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