Undergraduate, postgraduate taught, postgraduate research and CPD courses.


We are facilitating detection, diagnosis, monitoring and treatment of vision disorders through innovative research.

Child wearing glasses. Photo credit: Mike O'Carroll

Working with the community

We play an important part in our community, through promoting and enhancing eye care for the public.

Optometry building

Facilities and equipment

Our School is housed within a state-of-the-art building, enabling high quality teaching, clinical practice and research in situ.

Member of the public having their eyes tested at the Eye Clinic

Cardiff University Optometrists

Our on-site Eye Clinic provides specialist assessment, treatment and advice for members of the public.


Cardiff hat trick at the AOP Awards!

Cardiff hat trick at the AOP Awards!

6 November 2015

Three Cardiff winners at the Association of Optometrists awards ceremony, which was held on 5th November 2015 in Birmingham

Students in our eye clinic

Study optometry

Full details of our BSc Optometry course, including how to apply, are available in course finder.