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  • AIOU regional campus moved from Pirmahal to Toba

    TOBA TEK SINGH: The Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) regional campus has been shifted from Pirmahal town to Toba district headquarters...

    The university had established a campus in Pirmahal on Aug 24, 2013, on the proposal of then Punjab governor Chaudhry Sarwar as this was his hometown...

  • Number of mobile phone users to surpass 5bn this year

    BARCELONA: The number of mobile phone users globally will surpass five billion by the middle of this year, according to a study released on Monday by GSMA, the association of mobile operators...

    With populations in Asia, and notably India, on the rise, the number, which stood at 4...

  • AIOU appoints new registrar

    ISLAMABAD: The executive council of Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) has approved the appointment of Dr Mohammad Naeem Qureshi as registrar...

    According to the AIOU spokesman, the new registrar, who will serve for three years, is expected to take charge on Monday...

  • AIOU decides to reform exam system

    ISLAMABAD: Following the scandal in which a student was marked pass in a workshop conducted after his death, the Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) has decided to bring reforms to its examination system...

    It may be noted that the MA Arabic student from Gujrat was marked present in the 24-day workshop at the AIOU, which took place after his death in August, 2014...

  • NAB begins inquiry against AIOU

    ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has begun an investigation into alleged corruption worth billions of rupees at the Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU)...

    “Complaints against AIOU’s management are being verified and relevant records have been sought,” the spokesman said...

  • AIOU to open ‘accessibility centre’

    ISLAMABAD: The Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) has announced that it will set up an ‘accessibility centre’ for visually impaired students and its national library...

    AIOU vice chancellor (VC) Dr Shahid Siddiqui said being a public sector university, it is AIOU’s national responsibility to cater to those with challenges or special needs...

  • Training session held for teachers, trainers at AIOU

    Master trainers and faculty members of educational institutions from across the country visited the Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) on Thursday in order to learn about new techniques and initiatives for teaching distance learning programsThis was part of the 30th master trainers, faculty professional development program undertaken by the Learning Innovation Division of the Higher Education Commission (HEC)...

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  • AIOU to establish centres for visually impaired students

    ISLAMABAD: The Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) will be starting e-learning ‘Accessibility Centres’ for visually impaired students at 44 of the varsity’s regional offices within a month...

    “After a successful pilot project in the university’s main campus, we will be establishing accessibility centres at our regional offices as soon as possible,” said AIOU Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Shahid Siddiqui...

  • New VCs of QAU, AIOU take charge

    ISLAMABAD: A month after their appointments, the vice chancellors of Quaid-i-Azam University (QAU) and the Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) took charge of their offices on Friday...

    Prof Dr Ziaul Qayyum, the new VC of the AIOU, was serving as the VC of the University of Gujrat...

  • While govt spends billions on plantation, AIOU chops down 80 trees

    ISLAMABAD: At a time when the government is spending billions of rupees on tree plantation, the Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) has felled 80 trees, a step which alerted the environment wing of the Metropolitan Corporation Islamabad (MCI) on Thursday...

    According to an initial report prepared by the MCI (available with Dawn), the AIOU cut the trees without getting permission from the environment wing for which a Rs354,000 fine...

  • Student detained for links with TTP after campus violence

    LAHORE: With the Punjab University suspending 29 students from various departments for their alleged involvement in violence on its campus last month, the intelligence agencies have taken into custody a student for his “links with the banned Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP)”...

    This is a clear message to them that they will not be spared if they get involved in violent activities on campus in future,” he said...

  • One student dies, over hundred injured in Nairobi campus stampede

    NAIROBI: A Kenyan student died and more than 100 others were injured as they fled after a electrical explosion triggered fears that their campus was being attacked before dawn on Sunday, officials said...

    Students jumped from windows at their University of Nairobi residence halls or rushed out in a stampede that underlined growing tensions just over a week after Islamist gunmen stormed another university campus, killing 148 people... ...

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