Allama Iqbal Open University Begins Admissions from SSC to Phd
Islamabad:The Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) on Friday began admissions to its various programmes from SSC to PhD for the semester autumn 2014 season across the country simultaneously. AIOU Director (Admissions) Syed Ziaul Hasnain said that prospectus and admission forms are available at main campus, regional campuses and the countrywide coordinating offices. He said the admission forms along with prescribed fee could be submitted to the countrywide branches of Bank Al-Falah, Habib Bank Ltd, First Women Bank and Allied Bank and at the nominated branches of National Bank of Pakistan and Muslim Commercial Bank by September 5. According to him, admission forms and prospectus of matriculation, FA and BA programmes for Pakistanis in the Middle East can be obtained or downloaded from website, del.aiou.edu.pk, of the university. Admission forms have already been dispatched to all continuing students. However, if somehow some students have not received the said admission form, he/she can download the same from the AIOU website and deposit in the designated bank branches with fee by the due date to avoid late fee penalty,” he said. Meanwhile, the Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) will launch a two-year face-to-face master’s degree programme in TV production from spring semester to meet the professional requirement of working journalists and help further strengthen electronic media. The decision for launching the programme was formally approved at a meeting held under the chairmanship of AIOU Vice Chancellor Professor Dr. Ali Asghar Chishti.