Bachelor in Optometry (B.Optom)

As an optometrist you will learn how to perform eye examinations, asses visual functions, measure and produce glasses, contact lenses and other optical aids. You will be able to advise patients on the choice of visual aids. You will learn to distinguish the diseased eye from the healthy and, if needed, refer patients to a specialist. As an opometrist, you will be able to plan individual visual training programs as either a supplement or replacement for some binocular problems.

Therefore, the optometrist, along with the ophthalmologist, will also be able to attend to optic rehabilitation.

Study Programme

The education is a three and a half year Bachelor Degree programme, in which one and a half years are spent in an internship.
When graduated, in order to work as an optometrist, you must apply for a license from the Danish Health and Medicines Authority.

The programme is in Danish.

Admission and Application

Your application must be in our hands no later than July 5.

You can apply at

Job Opportunities

As an optometrist you will be able to work

  • within the health and service sector
  • in the private and public sector
  • in small, medium or large companies

The unemployment rate is, despite the financial crisis, still fairly low. 
You will be able to work in all of Scandinavia with your B.Optom. Degree.

State Education Grant

For more information about the State Education Grant, please click here.


For more information, please contact:

Secretary of Studies
Senior lecturer Student Counselor
Head of Studies

The page is currently under maintenance. You can find more in-depth information in the Danish Version.


This education is located in Randers