Read our advice on entering university and find resources to guide you from first year as a student through to your graduation

Student member benefits - join today

Find out about our student-focused activities and the benefits that AOP student members receive

Meet the AOP at freshers' week

Learn more about the AOP and discover all the benefits of being a member

University survival guide

Starting your optometry degree? Read our top tips for beginning life as an optometry student

Staying out of trouble

AOP legal and regulatory experts on how student mistakes can have a flow on effect that extends past qualification

Career choices

A brief introduction to the range of career paths available to optometrists on qualification

Where can optometry take you?

Watch our short vlogs to see members talking about their experiences in their chosen career path

Role up, role up

A glimpse into the exciting possibilities that await following qualification

Representing your voice

Our student representatives give you a voice

Student research and resources

Find a range of resource material to help you through your optometry degree

AOP university visits

Essential legal and career sessions for optometry students