The purpose of this internship-training program is to prepare, educate and train optometric physicians to practice at the highest level of proficiency, integrity, and professionalism; and to provide a multidisciplinary environment that encourages scholarly activity, service, and lifelong learning.



  • Understand the measurement technique for an individual's eye-related refractive error to determine the proper prescription of eyeglasses for children and adults.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of fitting, evaluating, prescribing, and distributing different types of contact lenses.
  • Observe the psychological and social rehabilitation of the visually impaired people using visual aids.
  • Apply optometry skills such as slit lamp examination and tonometry during diagnostic procedures.



  • Four (4) months (For Female interns’)
  • Six (6) months (For male interns’)


Acceptance Criteria:

  • Internship request letter from Intern’s sponsor
  • Saudi national or borne from Saudi mother only
  • GPA 3.75 out of 5 and above.
  • Completed 10 Semester of Optometry Doctor Program.
  • Pass the Interview.
  • Others (Will accept 2nd Or 3rd Rotation Only).



  • Medical coverage as per hospital policy
  • Certificate of completion


Things to know before applying:

  • Submitting your application does not mean acceptance to the internship
  • Applying to the internship must be at least (2) two months prior to the starting date
  • Training seats are limited and based on availability
  • Verifying the accuracy of documents and information submitted is your responsibility
  • Please note that inaccurate information or missing documents will lead to your application being rejected



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