Final AIOS FAICO Result


Fellowship Awards

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

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


  • 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

Examination Centers

Online Written Test: New Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad

OSCE & VIVA: Different centers for different specialities.

Important Dates

Online Application Form Available on
Last date of receipt of application form 22nd Sep 2023
Online written test (FAICO) 17th December 2023
Examination Centres New Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Madurai, Kolkata
Declaration of written test result December 2023
OSCE & Viva voce January - February 2024
Declaration of final result February 2024


Examination process involves 3 stages

  • 1 st Stage: One hour theory online exam - 60 MCQ Questions
  • 2 nd Stage: OSCE
  • 3 rd Stage: Viva voce

Online Examination Centers


Examination Fees (Per candidate per subject)


  • AIOS FAICO Examination fees: Rs. 10,000/- 

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

Type of Questions

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

OSCE & VIVA: Different centers for different specialities.