AIOU to receive its admissions’ form till October 15 with late fee

ISLAMABAD: Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) will receive the admissions’ form of its Matric to Ph.D level programs with late fee charges for the Semester Autumn, till October 15.

The candidates around the country could submit their admission forms with late fee charges till October 15 at all 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.

The late fee charges are Rs 100 for matriculation, Rs 200 for PTC, intermediate and graduation, and Rs 500 for bachelor of education and master’s programmes, a news release issued here Thursday said.

AIOU has already been approved special fee concession for those candidates who residing in flood-affected areas and for the IDPs, in this connection, all Regional Directors have been advised to propagate the fee concession decision in all the affected areas.

The University has already been set-up points for sale of admission forms at its main campus in Islamabad and at its 44-Regional Campuses and 122-Coordinating Offices across the country to facilitate the students at their door-steps.

Ph.D, MS/M.Phil, M.Sc (Statistics), COL (MBA/MPA) and LLM/MS Shari’ah have been offered on merit basis. All those interested for admissions in these programs should send their admission form directly to their concerned departments without admission fee according to the procedures laid down in the prospectus.

There will be no requirement of NTS-GAT (General/Subject) for admission in Ph.D and MS/M.Phil programs, however entry test will be conducted by the concerned department.

Continuing admission forms have already been dispatched to all the continuing students, however, if somehow any of student has not received the said admission form, he/she can download the same from the AIOU website and deposit in any designated bank branch with late fee charges till October 15.

Further detail about admissions for the Semester Autumn, 2014 can be obtained from Information Management Unit, Admission Department at Ph. No.051-9057151, information about Teacher Training Programmes on 051-9057426, Secondary Programmes on 051-9057431, Higher Secondary on 051-9057432, Bachelor Programmes on 051-9057435 while for further information of the Postgraduate Programmes on 051-9057422.

Source: APP