AIOU sets June 17 last date for tutors’ registration


Islamabad:      Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) has set June 17 (Monday next) as last date for re-registration of its part-time tutors.According to a University’s announcement, the tutors’ registration both for previous and fresh ones has been started to ensure availability of well-qualified persons for the job.

This is a part of its efforts to improve and upgrade the students’ academic teaching and evaluation process so as to enhance quality of Open-Distance Learning system.The interested persons have been asked to get them enrolled by the stipulated date through E-registration process.

It has decided to complete the entire registration process by July 15 with the start of new semester. This is an opportunity for the eligible applicants to become the part of the University’s teaching process. The tutors already working for AIOU are also required to apply for e-Registration through the notified process.

The qualification and experience, prescribed for the tutors will be strictly followed, as per the directives of Vice Chancellor Professor Dr Zia-Ul-Qayyum. According to Director Regional Services, Inamullah Sheikh, the university through its digital transformation program has created an online portal for the e-registration of the part-time tutors.
This step is in continuation of the initiative taken by the vice chancellor, focusing on adopting the latest methods and technology in appointing qualified tutors for providing efficient teaching support to the University’s 1.4 million students.
The newly-introduced online e-registration portal is user friendly and the applicants could apply from their homes and work places, without any time taking activity. The registration will be completed after depositing requisite fee and selection of courses.