Established in 2004 and for the first time in Gujarat it offered a full four year degree course - Bachelor in Optometry [B.Optom]. Nagar School of Optometry set the standards for optometric education and research in Gujarat. From the year 2009 Master of Optometry [M.Optom.] started in Nagar School of Optometry.
Nagar School of Optometry is managed by Nagri Eye Research Foundation Trust of Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation. Nagar School of Optometry is attached with Nagri municipal eye hospital.
The college provides excellent educational facilities like well-equipped laboratories, audiovisual equipments in every lecture halls, clinical and optical exposures.
Library is one of the well-equipped optometry libraries in India. Textbooks and reference materials on all specialty areas of optometry are available in plenty.
Various international journals in optometry, Visual science and Ophthalmology are available. Excellent reading facility and access to computers with internet is available.
Well equipped practical laboratory to train students on clinical skills are equipped with modern instruments for Dispensing, Refraction, Contact lenses, Low vision, Binocular vision and Orthoptics
Well equipped laboratories for Physical and Geometrical Optics, Ocular and General Anatomy and Computer.
Students are encouraged to participate in Quiz Competitions and Debates in college as well as in regional and national levels. Students are given special training to represent Nagar School of Optometry at various optometry related competitions. Students are encouraged to present their research findings at various regional, national and internationa..