Fellowship Awards

  • Glaucoma
  • Retina & Vitreous
  • Cornea
  • Comprehensive Ophthalmoloagy
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Uvea
  • Cataract/Phaco
  • Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus
  • Oculoplastic Surgery

Note: At one time a member can apply only for one speciality. One candidate can do maximum in two specialities.

Eligibility

  • Must be an AIOS member
  • Basic post graduate qualification in ophthalmology recognized by Govt. of India (DO/ DNB/MD/ MS/ any recognized foreign qualification)
  • Minimum one year experience after post graduation
  • Should have at least one year practical experience in the specialities

OSCE & VIVA: Different centers for different specialities.

Important Dates

Online Application Form Available on www.aios.org
Last date of receipt of application form 31st August 2020
Online written test (FAICO + ICO Subspeciality) 13th October 2020 (9:00AM to 11:00AM)
Declaration of written test result -
OSCE & Viva voce -
Declaration of final result -

Examination process involves 3 stages

  • 1 st Stage: Two hour theory online exam - 80 MCQ Questions
  • 2 nd Stage: OSCE
  • 3 rd Stage: Viva voce

Examination Fees (Per candidate per subject)

  • Candidates applying for both ICO and FAICO is Rs. 24500/ 
  • Candidates applying for AIOS  FAICO, fees is Rs. 5000/- 

( DD in favour of “All India Ophthalmological Society”) Payble at Delhi.

Collaboration of ICO for Fellowship in subspeciality of Cornea, Retina and Vitreous, paediatric ophthalmology, Glaucoma, Uveitis, Oculoplasty & Cataract (There will be one common written MCQ examination for ICO subspeciality and FAICO

Type of Questions

Must know 50% No negative marking
Moderate 25%
Hard 25%

Date:  13th October 2020

Time: 09:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Venue Locations

 
Location Venue Address
Delhi MERITTRAC SERVICES PVT LTD
256, FIRST FLOOR OKHALA INDUSTRIAL ESTATE, PHASE- 3, MODI MILL COMPOUND, NEW DELHI-110021
Land Mark : Opp. Post Office
Hyderabad MERITTRAC SERVICES PVT LTD
TRIVENI COMPLEX, MEZZANINE FLOOR, HOTEL PALACE HEIGHTS BUILDING, TILAK ROAD, ABIDS, HYDERABAD -500001
Chennai MBC
BASEMENT,148/115, LUZ CHURCH ROAD,MYLAPORE OPP ANJANEYAR TEMPLE, 600004
Bangalore Emerit
Maruthi Complex, No: 1 , 2nd, opp. Post Office, RT Nagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560032 Post Office, RT Nagar 560032
Kolkata Taleniq Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
MSR Building, 4th Floor, DH Block, Action Area 1, New Town City (Opposite of Unitech - Candoor - Gate 2 ) 700156
Mumbai MERITTRAC SERVICES PVT LTD
MBC, S/29,1st floor, Lavino Kapoor compound, LBS Marg, near Ginger Hotel, Castle Mill area, before United 21 Gokul nagar, Thane West Ginger Hotel 400601

 

The Examination shall begin at 09:00 AM to 11:00 AM(i.e., 120 Minutes Duration).  Candidates must reach the venue at least 30 minutes before the start of the examination.