ISLAMABAD, DEC 28 – Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) commences admissions for the programs offered in the 1st phase of spring 2021 semester including matriculation, intermediate, ATC, BS (face to face) as well as MS/M Phil and PhD from January 15, 2021 across Pakistan, AJK and northern areas. According to the admission department, university has taken special measures to ensure availability of the admission prospectuses at the doorsteps of the students.
In this regard, prospectus sale points are being established at the union council level throughout the country. The information about the prospectus sale points would be uploaded on the university website soon. Prospectuses for all the programs will be available online on the university website (www.aiou.edu.pk).
The university has recently signed MoUs with the telecom operators of Pakistan to facilitate the students in fee depositing. In accordance with these agreements, students would be able to deposit admission fee through Jazz cash, Easypaisa, Upaisa mobile application *786# stickering, retailer agent, franchises and Mobilink, Telenor and U bank branches.
Admissions in the 2nd phase of spring 2021 semester will be commenced from March 1, 2021 and will continue till 15 April, 2021 for the programs including BA (Associate Degree), BS and B Ed. The Vice Chancellor, AIOU, Prof Dr Zia Ul-Qayyum, has instructed the relevant admission authorities to take special measures to provide admission facilities in the nearest and approachable vicinities of the students.
This objective would be achieved by providing admission facilities not only at the main campus of the university, but also at all regional offices. He, further, instructed the regional directors to establish ‘admission desk’ well equipped with computer system and internet services at the regional offices to facilitate the students in online admission process.