National Institute of Ophthalmology is located in the city of Pune and was established in the year 1993. NIO is an autonomous institute that works for vision research and offers ophthalmic education. The institute imparts education at various levels in Ophthalmology through its short term and long term fellowship programs. It offers various graduate and post graduate degree courses and also supports and carries out medical research activities with an aim to improve human health. The institute has many prestigious accreditations and affiliations like NABH, Pune Municipal Corporation, ISO and University of Pune among others. NIO has emerged as one of the best institutes for the training of medical students, residents, fellows, and ophthalmic technicians. The excellent curriculum at NIO provides systemic and highly sophisticated learning opportunities to practicing ophthalmologists as well as new entrants in the field of eye care.
Facts and Figures ofNational Institute of Ophthalmology -
Year of Establishment
Chairman of the Institute
Dr. Shreekant Bhaskar Kelkar
University of Pune
Institutes Under National Institute of Ophthalmology
Total Faculty Members
How to Reach
3 kms away from pune railway station
Why to Join National Institute of Ophthalmology?
Dedicated Faculty- NIO's dedicated team possesses the clinical and surgical expertise to provide consultations and medical surgical education