One of the prime aims of the College is the advancement for the public benefit of the study of and research into optometry, optics, vision science and related subjects and the publication of the results.
This is outlined in our Research strategy and its three major streams:
Click on one of the streams below, or read our Research strategy, to find out more.
Interested in carrying out some practice-based research but not sure where to start?
The College continues to deliver and develop a range of awards and prizes.
Identifying and commissioning research projects in order to build a scientific evidence base to inform and influence College and national policies.