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Optometry and Vision Science Facilities

We offer well-equipped clinics for eye examinations, detection of eye disease, ocular measurement and photography, and electrophysiological investigation.

There are speciality clinics in contact lenses, binocular vision, low vision and diabetes, offering treatment of difficulties in co-ordination of the two eyes, as well as the prescription and dispensing of spectacles, contact lenses and low vision aids.

Take a 360° tour of our Optometry facilities below, or immerse yourself in our Virtual Experience.

The Eye Clinic 

Opened by HRH the Duke of Gloucester in October 1997, the eye clinic provides comprehensive optometric services of a high standard to University staff, students, their families and members of the local community.

It also supports local optometrists and other healthcare professionals requiring diagnostic, consultative or treatment services.

Visual Electrodiagnostic Testing Unit

The Visual Electrodiagnostic Testing Unit provides a clinical testing service for ophthalmologists in the region and as such is linked to the regional NHS Trusts and private hospitals.