The professional, scientific and examining body for optometry in the UK, working for the public benefit.

What's New

  1. College journal now ranked 13th in the world

    The College's research journal, Ophthalmic and Physiological Optics (OPO), has become one of the most important journals in ophthalmology and vision science.

  2. Optometry in Practice Vol 14 issue 3 deadline approaching

    The deadline for submitting your answers for Optometry in Practice Volume 14, Issue 3 is 31 July 2014.

  3. Latest OSCE results

    The results are in for the College’s latest OSCE (Objective Structured Clinical Examination). 364 candidates sat the OSCE in July - the Scheme for Registration’s final assessment - resulting in a pass rate of 85%.

  4. Scheme for Registration OSCE results - available here

    The results of the Scheme for Registration OSCE (July 2014) are available.

  5. AMD under the spotlight at the College's Aberdeen event

    Dr Zachariah Koshy, Consultant Ophthalmologist and Vitreoretinal Surgeon, NHS Ayr Hospital, will put AMD under the spotlight at the College’s free member event in Aberdeen this September.

  6. College invites applications to offer new higher qualifications in Medical Retina

    We have added The Higher Professional Certificate and Professional Diploma in Medical Retina to complete our suite of specialist higher qualifications in Medical Retina.

  7. New Flashes and floaters survey

    Help us understand how optometrists manage flashers and floaters - please complete a short online survey.

  8. Continued success for the June 2014 Independent Prescribing exam

    Congratulations to the 26 candidates who passed the June 2014 Independent Prescribing exam, delivering an impressive 93% pass rate.

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    Scotland regional event 2014

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