Master of Science

General provisions
The School of Medicine of the Democritus University of Thrace has organized and commenced the Postgraduate Program in Ophthalmological Imaging from the academic year 2009-10, according to the provisions of the law no. 3685/2008 of the Greek Government.


The Postgraduate Program in Ophthalmological Imaging of the Democritus University of Thrace aims at educating and training healthcare providers in this clinical entity, at advancing of knowledge and developing of research in the related fields. The program aims at preparing the healthcare provider to practice and incorporate opthalmological imaging in a contemporary and advanced clinical level, providing a full and extended academic education as well as sufficient clinical experience in different diagnostic and therapeutic methods.

Postgraduate Degree
The Postgraduate Program in Opthalmological Imaging of the Democritus University awards the following degree:
Master of Science in Ophthalmological Imaging

Categories of Postgraduate Students
Graduates from University Health Sciences Faculties and Polytechnic Schools can be admitted to the Postgraduate Program. Moreover, graduates from the Technological Institutes of the following faculties / schools / departments may be admitted to the program: Faculty of Health and Caring Professions and Department of Medical Instrument Technology.


Selection of students
The selection of the postgraduate students is made by the Selection Committee of the Department of Ophthalmology and is approved by the General Assembly of Special Composition of the School of Medicine of the Democritus University.