As the academic season approaches, the renowned AIOU has proudly declared the commencement of admissions for the Autumn Semester of 2023. This announcement presents a valuable opportunity for aspiring students to partake in a diverse range of programs and elevate their educational journey.



AIOU, a pioneer in distance education in Pakistan, has consistently upheld its commitment to making education accessible to a wide range of learners. With the launch of AIOU Admission 2023, AIOU continues to extend its educational outreach, catering to individuals from all walks of life.



About AIOU

Certainly! AIOU stands for Allama Iqbal Open University. It is a renowned distance education institution based in Islamabad, Pakistan. Established in 1974, AIOU is one of the largest and oldest open universities in the world. The university is named after Allama Iqbal, a philosopher, poet, and national leader who played a significant role in the creation of Pakistan.

AIOU offers a wide range of educational programs, including undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate degrees, as well as diplomas and certificates. The unique aspect of AIOU is its emphasis on providing accessible education to a diverse range of students who may not have the opportunity to attend traditional, on-campus classes. This is achieved through distance learning methods, including print materials, online resources, and virtual classrooms.


AIOU Admissions 2023

Offered Program

  1. Matric (General)
  2. Matric (Tech)
  3. FA (General)
  4. I.Com
  5. ALP- Middle Tech
  6. Diploma in Arabic Teaching Training Course
  7. Certificate in Imam & Khateeb
  8. Certificate in Forensic Linguistics
  9. Certificate in Natural Language Processing
  10. Diploma in Introduction to Gurmukhi Script
  11. Certificate in Japanese Language
  12. Certificate in Chinese Language
  13. Diploma in Floriculture and Landscaping


Eligibility Criteria

  • An applicant who possesses a Bachelor's Degree from any HEC recognized university is eligible for admission, regardless of the subject of their degree. 
  • The applicant must have secured at least 45% marks in their Bachelor's Degree to meet the second division requirement.
  • There is no age limit imposed for admission. Individuals of all age groups can apply without any restrictions.
  • All eligible candidates who meet the above criteria will be considered for admission.


Application Process

After successfully creating your account with AIOU, you will need to sign in using your registered email and password. Here's a step-by-step example of the process:

  • Once you've clicked the "Login" button, you will be directed to the sign-in page of your University Account.
  • After signing in, locate and click on the "Apply for New Program" option.
  • In the next screen, you will encounter two choices: "Face to Face Programs" and "Open Distance Learning Programs."


As the September 5th, 2023 deadline approaches, potential students are encouraged to seize this opportunity and embark on a transformative journey with Allama Iqbal Open University. Through its innovative approach to education, AIOU continues to shape the educational landscape of Pakistan and beyond.



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