You’re inspired by the science around how we see. Embark on the journey to professional registration as an optometrist or dispensing optician at ARU. You’ll gain invaluable hands-on experience in our University Eye Clinic in Cambridge.
Improve someone’s vision and you’ll change their life. Learn how to dispense, fit and supply spectacles with our Cambridge-based Ophthalmic Dispensing three year degree, accredited by the Association of British Dispensing Opticians. You’ll find industry-standard equipment in our dedicated dispensing laboratory and eye clinic, where the focus is on practical application and problem-solving, including how to run a successful practice. Our award-winning lecturer practitioners ensure the course stays up to date and relevant to modern practice.
Take the first steps towards a career as an optometrist by studying for our General Optical Council accredited degree in Cambridge.