Islamabad: Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) has dispensed Rs170 million in its yearly financial plan for grants and charge postponing to oblige the penniless and meriting understudies, especially those living in less-created locales.
This was expressed by the Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Shahid Siddiqui while tending to understudies of nearby schools and schools at the ‘Open Day’ work held here at the University’s principle grounds, so as to clean the understudies about the University’s new confirmations.
The Day was organized by the University’s Directorate of understudies’ undertakings. It was likewise planned for notifying the hopeful understudies of its in excess of 100 scholastic projects, a considerable lot of them identifying with the nation’s financial needs. The last date for the affirmations is June 28.The budgetary designation has as of late been expanded from Rs100 to Rs170 to guarantee that money related obliges ought not be an obstacle in the instructive perfectionists.
The AIOU, as a super University in the open area wishes to satisfy its duty of meeting the instructive needs of the individuals no matter how you look at it, and to contact the individuals at their entryway step through separation learning framework.
It was their pride that 56 percent are females among the all out 1.3 million enlisted understudies. Additionally, it takes uncommon consideration for underestimated and less-special areas of the general public, the VC included.
The AIOU is sans giving instruction to incapacitated people, detainees just as dropout young lady understudies. The primary objective before the University is to empower it understudies to acquire their vocation through deferential methods. To this end, it has propelled various professional, specialized courses and agro-based courses.
Many nearby understudies visited the ‘Open Day’ and demonstrated unmistakable fascination for the University’s continuous projects. They were encouraged to visit the University’s offices including Labs, Library and Institute of Education innovation.
Dr. Shahid Siddiqui trusted they would take advantage of new scholarly projects and the instructive administrations, as of late attempted by the University. Executive Admissions, Syed Zia-ul Hasnain and Director Students Affairs Rana Tariq Javed advised the understudies of the progressing affirmations.
The grant bundle incorporates: Earn to learn plot, Merit Scholarship Scheme, Outreach Scholarship Scheme, Final Year Project Gant Scheme, Scholarship for Communities, and Scholarship for Women, Fee Installment Scheme and Alumni/Sponsored Scholarship. Other than this, Fee portion office is likewise accessible, the authorities said.Three fortunate draws was additionally masterminded on the event that secured the three victors’ all out charge of first semester in their individual projects.