Orthoptic and Ophtalmologic Assistance

University of Siena
3 years
Bachelor's degree
Scholarships available
On campus
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Application deadline: First intake: 2023-11-13 to 2024-01-15; Second intake: 2024-02-01 to 2024-04-29.
University of Siena

About this program

Orthoptic and Ophtalmologic Assistance

The course in Orthoptics and Ophthalmic Care aims to train professional figures in the health profession of Orthoptist and Ophthalmology Assistant.

Graduates are health care professionals who carry out their activities in the prevention, assessment, and rehabilitation of ocular motility disorders, amblyopia, and some forms of age-related low vision, following diagnosis of the condition by the ophthalmic specialist.

Admission requirements

It is mandatory to sit an entry test for admission to national fixed quota university courses:

The dates relating to the admission tests to the study courses indicated above can be found on the Institutional website of the Ministry of University and Research. The modalities of the admission Tests, and of the registrations, are to be found and take place exclusively through the Universitaly portal.

For more information about admission requirements, please visit the institute website.

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Scholarships & funding

Several scholarship options are available, please visit the university website for information.

Program delivery

In addition to in-presence teaching, which continues to be the preferred method also in the next Academic Year, every single lesson will be simultaneously live-streamed and/or video recorded and uploaded on our digital platform for subsequent viewing. This mode is essential for students who are temporarily unable to be on premises.


The amount for each international student is based on the student’s country of origin and the course chosen.

Please visit the university website for more information about tuition fees


Credits - 180 ECTS

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University of Siena

The University of Siena is one of the most a prestigious and historical European Athenaeum (year of foundation 1240); through the centuries it has been consolidating an excellent quality of teaching and research. Now this University is facing a rapidly...

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University of Siena

Banchi di Sotto, 55
53100 Siena

Phone no: + 39 577 23 5028-5197-5194

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