AIOU Being digital program to bestow quality education
The Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) has uploaded the soft copy of its textbooks on its official website as a part of a serious breakthrough facilitating its around 1.4 million students across the country.
The digital books stored online range from Matric to PhD programmes which are provided during a PDF format that would be downloaded by visiting the web site , the varsity announced on Friday.
This is an unprecedented practice as for first time in the university’s history, the scholars are provided access through the soft copies for purpose of preparation of their assignments and exams.
The expediting of its current practice of sending the books to the students by mail in original form, the AIOU took an additional measure supporting the students in their academic pursuits.
This is a part of the main digital transformation work initiated on the directives of the administrator Professor Dr Ziaul Qayyum.
“We are engaged in upgrading the university’s overall working through the utilization of latest technology so as to make sure quality education and to supply best educational services to its students,” he added.