The Allama Iqbal Open University Islamabad (AIOU) is a distance education provider pioneer educational institution which was established in 1974 in the month of May under an Act of Parliament. The University started academic activities in the month of September, 1974 in consequence of Act No. XXXIX passed by the National Assembly of Pakistan in August, 1974. AIOU Islamabad has its main campus in Islamabad and a wide range of its regional campuses are spread over across the country. The university is engage in providing facilities in providing education at doorsteps to people who cannot leave their homes and jobs, it provides training to teachers though different courses including CT, PTC, CT, B.Ed, M.Ed etc for their capacity building, to play its role for the advancement in research and technology and to increase literacy rate to make a more educated Pakistan. 

Moreover you can get updates from this blog about aiou Open University results and courses / programs in four major areas which includes (General Education, Functional, Technical and Professional Education, Teacher Education and Research Programs). The university is also serving the overseas students who are living in the countries of Middle East. Moreover the foreigners living in the territory of Pakistan can get admission in AIOU pk. The university offers a variety of courses from the range of short certificates courses to Ph.D level Education, especially following programmes / Courses

  • Certificate Courses / PGD 
  • Middle (Equal to 8 years of Education) 
  • SSC Matric (Equal to 10 years of Education) 
  • HSSC (F.A, F.Sc, I.Com) (Equal to 12 Years of Education) 
  • Bachelor Level Programmes 
  • BS 04 Years 
  • Master Level Programmes MBA / MPA 
  • MPhil/MS/MSc (Hons) 
  • MS/MPhil Based PhD 
  • Teacher Training Programmes (ATTC, PTC, CT, BEd, BEd. (Arabic), MEd)
  • 04 specializations 
AIOU is second Open University of the world and it is a prime institution which is fully equipped with latest technologies of Internet and Video Conferencing for inter-action among students, teachers and the administration. The AIOU provides educational facilities to masses of students on Television, Radio, Video Conferencing and Online in addition to printed learning materials (Books which are prepared by the university on self instructional principles). AIOU is imparting international level quality accredited education to the masses at their door-steps and, from grassroots to Ph.D level. Although university is fulfilling needs of regulars students but the main objective of the university is to provide education at door step and at home mainly for those who cannot leave their homes and particularly for women, Housewives & girls and those who are in jobs and can't get education in formal system. In this blog you will find helpful information for all level of students of Allama Iqbal Open University Islamabad, AIOU Old Papers, courses, programs admissions and information about allama iqbal open university tutors. AIOU distance university was the first university of its kind in Asia and Africa at the time of establishment. Now there are 60 Open universities in the world and Allama Iqbal Open University is the one out of 4 Mega universities. AIOU Islamabad provides education of international standard at the doorsteps of the students with an affordable cost. AIOU is the largest & No.1 University in terms of enrollment of students as AIOU offers more than 1200 courses and about 12 lacks of students admissions currently. AIOU have very competent and qualified faculty at university’s main campus and university is committed to strengthen its faculty to provide higher education of international standard in rural areas. To purchase prospectus or know more about the admissions process and other details please visit you’re nearest regional campus office.
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