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Technological Educational Institute (TEI) of Athens

Technological Educational Institute (TEI) of Athens

Organisation name:  Technological Educational Institute of Athens (T.E.I.), Department of Optics & Optometry




Department of Optics & Optometry:


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Courses offered:

Optics & Optometry (4 year course) – a combined course of dispensing ophthalmic lenses (optician), clinical refraction and Optometry


Number of undergraduate students:  600                        

Number of international students:  50

Number of staff: 12


Offers Erasmus Programmes.

The Department of Optics & Optometry at TEI of Athens was the first school of optics & optometry to be founded in Greece in 1978. The course in optics & optometry includes subjects such as binocular vision, contact lens, dispensing ophthalmic lenses, eye examination, clinical refraction and eye pathology. It is a 4 year course which consists of 7 study semesters and one semester of clinical practice in optic shops and optometry clinics.


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