education with a view to the futureAt the university, we offer Ophthalmologists, Opticians, Optometrists, Nurses, Researchers and undergraduate and postgraduate students quality training in health sciences based on clinical activity and independent research through a broad teaching team of active professionals.
What makes us uniqueTeaching and research are two of our pillars. Hand in hand the University of Oviedo, we train new professionals in the field of ophthalmology in the theoretical and practical fields.
Our Masters programmes will help you to become a prestigious professional. Start your future project in ophthalmology with us. First class teaching and research at your fingertips.
Our teaching team consists of professionals who will be able to transmit their knowledge in a practical and applied way to real cases.
our students´ experiences
"Experto en Inmunología ocular y uveitis"
“I would advise my fellow ophthalmologists to study at the Fernández-Vega University Institute.”
"Fellow de Retina y Vítreo"
“Studying at the IUFV is one of the best and most rewarding experiences that a doctor can have as part of his training”
To access any of the Masters Degree programmes, University Expert or Continuing Ophthalmology Training, the attached application form must be sent along with the detailed documentation below for the attention of the Department of Education.
- Photocopy of ID or Passport
- Detailed CV
- Certified Photocopy of the Bachelors Degree in Medicine and Surgery´
- Validated and accredited certified photocopy of the Degree in
- Ophthalmology qualification.
- Validated and accredited certified photocopy of Degree in Optometry qualification.
- Validated and accredited certified photocopy of the University Diploma in Nursing qualification.
- Certificate in English [optional].
Once this documentation has been received, the Teaching Committee will evaluate the candidacies and will communicate their decision by email.
Once candidates have been admitted to the different courses of the programme, they will have to make a course registration payment from 1st to the 15th of September by means of bank transfer to the account that will be provided for them.
Silvia Canga Fernández
Ophthalmological Research Foundation Research and Teaching Projects Manager
Administrative Ophthalmological Research Foundation
Dr. Jesús Merayo Lloves
Teaching Coordinator Ophthalmological Research Foundation
+34 985 240 141
+34 985 241 512
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