Welcome to VCOVS

Vidyasagar College of Optometry and Vision Science is a pioneer institute in Eastern India since 1993. It is a non-profit, non government organization registered under the Society Registration Act (1961), Government of West Bengal and a 80G Exempted Charitable Organisation by the Government of India promoting the science of optometry in the greater aim of preventing avoidable blindness. Read More...

VCOVS started its journey in 1998 as a university affiliated college in West Bengal, which was a college exclusively for graduate programme in Optometry. VCOVS has grown into a confident institution with high tech infrastructure & own clinical set-up. VCOVS is now successfully running its Optometric Eye Hospital & Vision Research Center in its own campus. Read More....



VCOVS offer students outstanding optometric education and clinical experience in one of the most vibrant cities in the country. The College houses the Vidyasgar Eye Care Center, one of the first optometry run clinical center for excellence. We are committed to providing academic excellence, improving patients’ lives, enhancing public health through education, improving optometric education and advancing the field of vision science. Read more...



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Nomenclature of College

Vidyasagar’ (in Sanskrit, vidya means knowledge and sagar
means ocean, i.e., Ocean of knowledge)
Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar CIE was an Indian Bengali polymath; a philosopher, academic, educator, writer, translator,printer, publisher, entrepreneur, reformer, and philanthropist. Read more...