On this page, you’ll find helpful information about studying with UNSW School of Optometry & Vision Science as an undergraduate or postgraduate student. Find details for your student advisor, how to contact us, important policies and procedures, AHPRA registration and much more.

Undergraduate information & policies

Postgraduate information & policies

Equity, diversion and inclusion policy

We aim to provide a safe, supportive and welcoming environment for all staff and students, regardless of your race, sex, age, religion, disability, socio-economic background, sexual orientation or gender identity. The school strongly supports and adheres to UNSW’s Equity and Diversity Policy.

Work health and safety

Our objective is that no person should come to harm while in association with our school. We aim to use effective communication and training to foster an environment that promotes health, safety and wellbeing.

SOVS visiting committee

The School of Optometry and Vision Science has a longstanding relationship with stakeholders from industry, the Optometry and Vision Science profession and UNSW Sydney.

Our visiting committee meets annually to review school activities and provide advice to the Head of School of Optometry and Vision Science at UNSW Sydney. It acts as a technical advisory board to the school and serves as a source of independent advice with regards to strategy and external relations; how best to meet challenges and respond to opportunities. The committee reviews the outcomes of teaching and our research programs and assists in the development of key research and education linkages with external organisations.