During this period, the student is expected to use the things he/she has learned in the first three years and put them into practice. This way the student is expected to gain work experience in the field of study. The gained experience will be helpful to get real time exposure and professional experience. This period is seen as way to develop students capabilities by utilizing the academic elements of their degree practically applied.
The period of internship provide an opportunity to learn about the environment while applying the theories and methods studied. Students will be assigned under a supervisor who oversees tasks and evaluates the students overall work. The Internship would be an excellent way to begin building those all important connections that are invaluable in developing and maintaining a strong professional network for the future.
This period of internship offers an opportunity to students to enhance themselves in four different special clinics. Every student has to submit a project report and attend viva-voce at the end of every special clinic training. Students shall be allotted with special clinics like Contact Lens Clinic, Refractive Surgery Clinic, General Ophthalmology Clinic, Retina Clinic, Glaucoma Clinic, Cornea Clinic, Low Vision Aid Clinic, etc.,