Islamabad: Allama Iqbal Open University(AIOU) has started its Semester Spring 2013 admissions for MSc (Hons), MS/M.Phill and PhD programmes across the country simultaneously.
Prospectus and admission forms can be obtained from the University's website www.aiou.edu.pk. Admissions of PhD Programmes (on MS/M.Phil Basis) is being offered in Distance, Non-Formal & Continuing Education, Secondary Teacher Education, Education Planning and Management(EPM), Special Education, Science Education and Agricultural Extension. The admissions of MS/M.Phil Programmes is offered in Distance, Non-Formal & Continuing Education, Secondary Teacher Education, Educational Planning & Management(EPM), Special Education, Science Education, Computer Science, Statistics, Physics, Environmental Design, Urdu, Economics, Management Sciences and Pakistani Languages and Literature.
The admissions of MSc (Hons) are also being offered in rural Development, Live Stock Management and Agricultural Extension, said Director Admissions, Syed Zia-ul-Hasnain Naqvi.
Eligibility for PhD admissions is M.Phil 1st Division/3 GPA in the relevant subject and must have passed NTS GAT (Subject) test with 60% marks while the eligibility of admissions for M.Sc (Hons), MS and M.Phil programmes is MSc 2nd Division and must have passed NTS GAT (General) test with 50% marks.
NTS GAT (General/Subject) results are valid for 2 years. Students who have passed said test within this period and did not get admission can also apply. NTS will conduct special test on 30th December, 2012 for those who have not yet passed the test. 21st December is last date for registration. For more detail the candidates may visit the NTS website www.nts.org.pk