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          Wenzhou medical university is the biggest institution which started education and research of ophthalmology and optometry earliest in China, getting many firsts in the field of O&O in China and even the world. For example, the university develops the first innovative pattern of higher education of O&O and it is the first time that the major of O&O appeared in China. Besides, the first eye hospital is established under support of the school. Then comes the first journal of the field and Chinese National Programs for Science and Technology Development, National Sci-Tech Support Plan and National 973 Projects in ophthalmology&optometry. After years of development, our school, sets up a mode of ophthalmology&optometry, combining six conception including education, medical treatment, research, industry, public welfare and promotion.


          Ophthalmology and optometry of Wenzhou Medical University was established in 1978 and it is one of “Zhejiang‘thirteen-five’majors”. At the same time, our school is honored as ‘national talent training mode of innovation experimental zone’ and ‘national characteristic specialty construction sites’.The education mode, which is regarded as one of best education pattern of ophthalmology and optometry around the world,is known as Wenzhou pattern of China. Founders and leaders of our school are also internationally praised for creating such a mode.


    A national teaching team


          Teaching team of our university comprises 71 professors who own senior title, 50 doctoral supervisors, 34 master supervisors and 50 doctors


    A state-level experiments and practice base


          The affiliated Wenzhou eye hospital, an national clinical hospital, is named as national experimental teaching demonstrating center and also as national residency training base. Comprehensive strength of the hospital is on the top of the list of eye hospital in China. The academic influence of it ranks first, and the influence of science and technology ranks number two.


    A state-level disciplines surport


          Our university founds state key labs and a national engineering research center and gets more than 150 state-level key scientific research projects. School is awarded with more than 40 prizes above provincial and ministerial level including national prize for progress in science and technology and significant contribution award of Zhejiang province.


    Rich talents resources


          Every year, 20 to 30 students tour to study to the United States, France and Korea under the support of full sponsorship from school. There are many chances for students to going abroad as exchange students and scholarship of academy will do great help.



    The first university to introduce and establish ophthalmology and optometry, combining optometry education in western education system with ophthalmology education in traditional clinical medicine education.


    —— “中国温州模式”