Islamabad: Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) has designated Rs170 million in its yearly spending plan to offer money related help to the penniless understudies in type of grants and expense waivers. The yearly budgetary portion with this impact has nearly been multiplied so as to guarantee that the money related requirement ought not be an obstacle in continuation of future examination. We are satisfying our social obligation to deal with minimized segments of the general public, said Vice Chancellor Professor Dr. Shahid Siddiqui here on Tuesday.
The grants could be profited during the progressing confirmations that will proceed till March 5. The AIOU is just college in the nation that had the differentiation of giving free instruction to the impaired people, detainees, drop-out young ladies and transgender network.
The college has additionally declared free Matriculation training to the understudies of Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) and Balochistan from the current semester. This is a piece of the activities taken during the last three-and-half-year to guarantee accessibility of instructive offices to all portions of the general public. The University gives uncommon grant to its enlisted understudies on scoring 75 percent or more stamps in their most recent outcomes as it strategy of empowering capable understudies.
As per Director Students’ warning issues Rana Tariq Javed, the meriting understudies could contact the University’s workplaces in their individual locale to apply for the concession. They may download application structure from the connection given in the University’s site and send it to the through the significant division in the University also. In each of the nine grant plans are being offered by the University. These are: Earn to learn conspire, Outreach Scholarship Scheme, Final Year Project Grant Scheme, Scholarship for Communities, Scholarship for Women, Fee Installment Scheme and Alumni-Sponsored Scholarship.
The legitimacy grants conspire is an activity to produce rivalry among understudies and support splendid understudies. The grant is being offered to the new and proceeding with understudies of all levels scoring 75% or more checks.