Optometry Bachelors & Masters in London

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
City University London 73% 0% 5% £9250 £15920 139 London On campus Full-time
City University London 83% 0% 8% £9250 £16560 135 London On campus Full-time
City University London - - - £11020 £17170 - London On campus Full-time
University of Hertfordshire 73% 0% 5% £9250 - 139 Hatfield On campus Full-time
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4 Online Optometry Courses.
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21 Optometry Courses in the UK.
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Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Optometry

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of Optometry who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Job in line with future plans

Utilise skills from studies

Work is meaningful

Specialisations within Optometry

  • Pediatrics
  • Geriatrics
  • Family Practice
  • Vision Therapy
  • Ocular Surgery
  • Low- vision Rehabilitation

Skills that graduates consider useful for their work in Optometry

  • Communication skills
  • Interest in health
  • Empathy
  • Ability to put nervous patients at ease
  • Ability to concentrate while doing repetitive tasks
  • Teamwork
  • Ability to work independently
  • Critical thinking
  • Problem- solving

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Optometry who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number of highly skilled vs non-highly skilled jobs (Unistats).

% Skilled jobs

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Optometry

Do you not fulfill the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements?
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FAQ

The median salary of graduates of Optometry was £18304 15 months after graduation, £26769 3 years after graduation and £27378 5 years after graduation.

Optometry at City University London received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 83 out of 100 among 73 respondents.