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Allama Iqbal Open University Islamabad

Allama Iqbal Open University as famously known as one of the most wanted universities of Pakistan in distance learning educations. This university has gained big name in the educational world that offer physical and distance classes in very affordable fee structure that yet not offered by any other university. This was the very first university that was opened in Asia with distance education from SSC level to post graduate M. Phil and PhD programs. It was initiated in May, 1974. The university, rules, customs, regulations, fee structure and educational system make this university as much unique and ordinary for sure. Although, the main campus of Allama Iqbal Open University is located in Islamabad but still it has even spread its chain in many cities in Pakistan such as in Lahore, Faisalabad and Multan even serving the students of Middle East as well. From the last preceding 34 years, this university has lived up to the expectations of many students and undoubtedly makes their future of millions of students to brighter scale too.

Allama Iqbal Open University Islamabad


  • One of the greatest successes of AIOU has been all associated with the distance education that has been provided to all such students at better convenience who are unable to leave their homes.
  • They even have the main aim of providing the training’s to their staff members as well for making them additional qualified and trained for future.
  • They even aimed in serving the students with maximum number of degrees and short and long diplomas in order to make them professional


  • There are more than 950 courses that are being offered for the students.
  • Approximate 1400 study centers have been established throughout the Pakistan.
  • They have even been awarded with the status of one such university that has started the program of student database initially.
  • There are maximum 700 computers that are provided for the computer based students in every single campus.
  • AIOU is the only university in Pakistan that is offering post-graduate programs for the students in distance Learning system.


Aiou Admissions:

Autumn Admission:  Aiou Autumn Admission

  • Matric
  • FA/FSC Admission
  • Bachelors Admissions
  • Masters Admissions
Spring Admission:  AIUO Spring Admissions

  • Intermediate
  • Undergraduate
  • Graduate
  • Post Graduation


For Intermediate and Graduation admissions students can apply who hold 2nd division or equivalence

For Post Graduation students having minimum 2.5 CGPA can apply but preference is given to those who secure above

students who are eligible can apply via tow ways one in is apply online and the second one is by visiting university campus and submit your form by hand at the admission office. More over you are also informed that if you want to take regular classes at university then you have to obtain your registration form or if you want to appear as a distance learning student then you have to register as a distance student online as a private candidate of AIOU.

Allama Iqbal University Date sheets and Results:

Departments :

Following are some of the main courses and departments that have been set up for the students in Allama Iqbal Open University:

  • Arabic
  • Agricultural Sciences
  • Biology
  • Business Administration
  • Center for Instructional Designs
  • Chemistry
  • Commerce
  • Common Wealth International
  • Common Wealth Youth Programs
  • Computer Science
  • French Online
  • Economics
  • Mass Communication
  • Urdu
  • Distance Learning and Continuing Education
  • Engineering and Technology
  • Early Childhood EDU and Elementary Teacher EDU Department
  • English Language and Applied Linguistic
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Women Studies
  • Hadith and Seerah
  • History Department
  • Home and Health Sciences
  • Iqbal Studies
  • Islamic Law
  • Islamic History and Culture
  • Information Sciences
  • Mathematics
  • Statistics
  • Pakistan Language
  • Physics
  • Science Education


AIOU manage its syllabus and tutors for each subject with separate teachers and for this it generate a book, syllabus and tutor inquiry. so if you are going to take admission in AIOU then  you first make sure your books and the right tutor for that subject and for that purpose you can click on the link below

AIOU Books and Tutors Inquiry

AIOU Officials Fee Structure

Ph.D Programmes
M. Phil Programmes
Master’s Programmes
B.Ed Programme
Bachelor Programmes
Higher Secondary School Certificate (Intermediate)
Secondary School Certificate (Matric)
Post Graduate Diploma (PGD)
Diploma in Education
Primary Teaching Certificate (PTC)
Certificate of Teaching (CT,French Online,ATTC)


If the students are in the favor to know further details about the Allama Iqbal Open University and its offered courses. Or if they have any queries in their minds about the fee structure then they can get connected with the university through the below mentioned university address, email, contact numbers and website:

Contact Address: Sector H-8, Islamabad
Phone: 051-9057816, 051-9057152
Categorized:  Public

On the whole all those students who think that they can make their future bright and successful they must have to apply for the admission now because we are sure that this university will always lived up to the expectations of the students for sure.


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