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PROSPECTUS

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FACULTY OF EDUCATION
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SEMESTER: SPRING 2010

Faculty of Education
Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad
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CONTENTS
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1. Allama Iqbal Open University.......................................................................................................................................................1

2. Faculty of Education......................................................................................................................................................................1
3. Departments of the Faculty............................................................................................................................................................1
4. Programmes of Faculty of Education.............................................................................................................................................2
5. Department Offering MA Education/M.Ed/ Ms/ M.Phil Leading To Ph.D and Ph.D (M.Phil Based)...........................................2
6. MA Education Programme............................................................................................................................................................3
6.1 Specializations.......................................................................................................................................................................3
6.2 Eligibility to MA Education Programme...............................................................................................................................3
6.2.1 MA Education (Specialization in Distance and Non-Formal Education)....................................................................4
6.2.2 MA Education (Educational Planning and Management)...........................................................................................5
6.2.3 MA Education (Specialization in Secondary Teacher Education)..............................................................................7
6.2.4 MA Education (Specialization in Special Education).................................................................................................8
6.3 Fee Tariff of MA Education................................................................................................................................................11
6.4 MA (Education) Programme Coordinators..........................................................................................................................11
7. M. Ed Programme........................................................................................................................................................................11
7.1 Specializations.....................................................................................................................................................................11
7.2 Eligibility for M. Ed Programme.........................................................................................................................................12
7.2.1 M.Ed Programme (Specialization in Distance and Non-Formal Education).............................................................12
7.2.2 M. Ed Programme (Specialization in Science Education).........................................................................................13
7.2.3 M. Ed Programme (Specialization in Secondary Teacher Education).......................................................................13
7.2.4 M. Ed Programme (Specialization in Special Education).........................................................................................14
7.3 Fee Tariff of M.Ed Programme...........................................................................................................................................15
7.3.1 Fee Depositing Procedure for MA (Education) and M. Ed Programmes..................................................................15
7.4 M. Ed Programme Coordinators..........................................................................................................................................16
7.5 Scheme of Studies of MA Education/M. Ed Programmes...................................................................................................16
7.6 Evaluation Procedure...........................................................................................................................................................16
7.7 Grading System...................................................................................................................................................................17
8. Ms/M.Phil Leading to Ph.D Education Programmes...................................................................................................................17
8.1 Aims/Objectives of MS/M.Phil Leading to Ph.D Education Programme............................................................................17
8.2 Admission Procedure for MS/M.Phil Leading to Ph.D in Education Programme...............................................................17
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8.3 Procedure of Studies for MS/M.Phil Leading to Ph.D in Education....................................................................................17
8.3.1 MS/M.Phil Leading to Ph.D in Education Programme (Specialization in Distance, Non-Formal and Continuing Education)...18
8.3.2 MS/M.Phil Leading to Ph.D in Education Programme (Specialization in Educational Planning and Management).........19
8.3.3 MS/M.Phil Leading to Ph.D in Education Programme (Specialization in Secondary Teacher Education)......................21
8.3.4 MS/M.Phil Leading to Ph.D in Education Programme (Specialization in Special Education).......................................22
8.3.5 M.S/M.Phil leading to Ph.D (Specialization in Science Education) …………………………………………..........23
8.4 Fee Tariff for MS/M.Phil Leading to Ph.D in Education Programme.................................................................................25
8.5 MS/M.Phil Leading to Ph.D in Education Coordinators......................................................................................................25
8.6 Supervision of Thesis..........................................................................................................................................................25
9. Ph.D (M. Phil Based)...................................................................................................................................................................26
9.1 Ph.D (M.Phil Based) Distance Non-Formal and Continuing Education..............................................................................26
9.2 Ph.D (M.Phil Based) Educational Planning and Management.............................................................................................27
9.3 Ph.D (M.Phil Based) Secondary Teacher Education...........................................................................................................27
9.4 Ph.D (M.Phil Based) Special Education..............................................................................................................................28
9.5 Fee Tariff of Ph.D (M. Phil Based) in Education................................................................................................................30
9.6 Thesis Requirements...........................................................................................................................................................30
9.7 Evaluation of Thesis............................................................................................................................................................30
10. Specific Information....................................................................................................................................................................30
11. Attainment of Certificate/Degree.................................................................................................................................................31
12. General Information.....................................................................................................................................................................31
13. Regulation for Refund of Admission Fee.....................................................................................................................................32
14. Important Telephone Numbers.....................................................................................................................................................32
15. Addresses of Part-Time Regional Coordinators...........................................................................................................................33

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1. ALLAMA IQBAL OPEN UNIVERSITY also available in the student's hostel and the Central Library where
The Allama Iqbal Open University, a Mega university, was computers have been provided to enable students to access latest
established in 1974 under an Act of Parliament. The main information available through open source databases.
campus of the university is situated in sector H-8, Islamabad. It
was the second open university of the world and the first of its 2. FACULTY OF EDUCATION
kind in Asia and Africa. The aim of establishing AIOU was to The origin of the Faculty of Education predates the university
provide affordable and accessible education through distance itself. The National Institute of Education was established in
learning at the door-steps to those people, who could not 1973 under the Federal Ministry of Education. It became part of
continue their education journey through formal system of the university in June 1975 as Institute of Education in the then
education. The University (AIOU) operates on semester system Faculty of Social Sciences. The progressively extending
and admits students in Autumn and Spring semesters. Under functions of the Institute brought the needs for structural change
graduate admissions are offered in both the semester where as and in 1984 it got the status of Faculty of Education.
post graduates are offered once a year. The enrolled students are
given course books specially prepared by the university on self 3. DEPARTMENTS OF THE FACULTY
instructional principles. However at post graduate level reprints Faculty of Education comprises of the following seven
of foreign books, allied material with university prepared study departments:
guides help students to polish their skills. 1. Distance, Non-Formal and Continuing Education

At present, the AIOU is offering programs from matric to PhD 2.Educational Planning, Policy Studies and Leadership
level in diverse, disciplines comprises of four faculties. The 3.Early Child hood and Early Teacher Education
university has established study centres across the country,
where distance education students are provided necessary 4.Secondary Teacher Education
guidance by their respective tutors. Moreover, the university has 5.Science Education
established full time study centres, wherein the students of MBA
(IT), MBA (Banking and Finance), BS (CS), B.Sc. 6.Special Education
(Engineering), etc. are being provided instruction, guidance and 7.Institute of Mass Education and Literacy
counselling through face-to-face education. AIOU is offering
four year under graduate degrees. 4. PROGRAMMES OF FACULTY OF EDUCATION
The Faculty has developed and launched more than 190 courses
Apart from curricular and extra-curricular activities during the (up to Spring, 2008 Semester) in various disciplines from SSC to
academic year, the AIOU and its regional centres actively Ph.D programmes. It is now fully recognized by both the
participate in the co-curricular activities by arranging educational government of Pakistan and International agencies as the prime
and literary seminars, workshops and conferences, attended not national provider of professional education and training at all
only by the students and faculties of the university but also by the levels.
renowned dignitaries and scholars. For the science students and
research scholars, a science complex has been built where they use The faculty is offering the following academic programmes.
the latest equipment of international standard for experiments and • Ph.D (M.Phil Based) Distance, Non-Formal and Continuing
research. To meet the present day challenges internet facility is Education

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• Ph.D (M.Phil Based) Educational Planning and Management offers specialized degree programmes/courses in Distance Non-
• Ph.D (M.Phil Based) Secondary Teachers Education Formal and Continuing Education, Adult Education and
• Ph.D. (M.Phil Based) Special Education Educational Technology at M.A Education, M.Ed., MS/ M. Phil
• MS/ M.Phil leading to Ph.D (Distance, Non-Formal and leading to Ph. D and Ph. D (M. Phil Based) in Education. It also
Continuing Education) offers courses at BA level. Moreover, the department also
provides on job training in distance learning system to the
• MS/M.Phil leading to Ph.D (Educational Planning and academic staff of AIOU.
Management ) Educational Planning, Policy Studies and Leadership (EPPSL)
• MS/ M.Phil leading to Ph.D (Secondary Teacher Education) The department was established in 1976 was renamed as EPPSL
• MS/ M.Phil leading to Ph.D (Special Education) in 2008. It offers programmes in educational planning and
• M.Ed Distance and Non-Formal Education management. These programmes are aimed at producing a cadre
• M.Ed Science Education of professionals for the educational institutions and organizations
• M.Ed Special Education in the country. Programmes of EPPSL include Postgraduate
• M.Ed Secondary Teacher Education Diploma, MA (EPM), MS/ M.Phil leading to Ph.D and Ph.D
(M.Phil Based) in Education. The courses of these programmes
• M.A Distance and Non-Formal Education
are attained to the field requirements of target personnel in the
• M.A Educational Planning and Management areas of educational planning and management.
• M.A Secondary Teacher Education
• M.A Special Education Secondary Teacher Education
• B.Ed Bachelor of Education The Department of Teacher Education was established in 1985
• P.G Diploma Educational Planning and Management and was bifurcated into Secondary and Elementary Teacher
• P.G. Diploma Special Education Education Departments in July 2003. Its programmes aim at
• P.G. Diploma Physical Education imparting academic and professional knowledge and training to
in-services and pre service teachers and scholars.
• CT Certificate of Teaching
• SSC Level Courses Related to the Faculty The programmes/courses of this department comprises M.A. and
• HSSC Level Courses Related to the Faculty M.Ed. Beside these professional degree programmes, the
• B.A Level Courses Related to the Faculty department also offers MS/ M.Phil leading to Ph.D and Ph.D
• Literacy Programme (M.Phil Based) in Education, which are aimed to prepare highly
skilled leaderships in the field of education.
5. DEPARTMENT OFFERING M.A. EDUCATION/
M.ED./ M.S./ M.PHIL. LEADING TO PH.D. AND Science Education
PH.D (M.PHIL BASED) The Department of Science Education was established in 1988.
Distance, Non Formal Education and Continuing The programmes and courses of the department are mainly
Education focused on education and training of science and math’s
The department was established in 1984 and was renamed as teachers. Presently the department offers specialized courses in
Distance, Non Formal and Continuing Education in 2008. It science at PTC, CT, B.Ed./M.A and M.Ed and M.S./M.Phil
leading to Ph.D.level. Specialization courses provide conceptual
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framework and insight depth into the teaching of science 6.2 Eligibility to M.A Education Programme
effectively. i) A graduate with second division is eligible to apply for
admission to M.A. Education (DNFE & STE), M.A.
Special Education (Special Education) and M.A. and PGD in Educational
The Department was established in 1985. The department Planning and Management.
imparts education and training to teachers for the special ii) An eligible candidate of MA Education [except MA
children in four specialization namely visual impairment, hearing (EPM) and PGD (EPM) Programme] is required to attach
impairment, physical disabilities and mental retardation with attested photocopies of his/ her certificates/ degrees with
particular emphasis to facilitate mainstreaming of special the admission form along with the requisite fee of Rs.8800
children. Parents of the special children are also admitted to and submit it as per prescribed procedure laid down in the
these programmes. prospectus. M.A (EPM), PGD (EPM) and MA (Special
Present programmes/courses of this department comprised of Education) candidates may not submit the fee. They
Postgraduate Diploma, M.Ed., M.A., MS/M.Phil leading to Ph.D should submit only the admission form with all the
and Ph.D (M.Phil Based) in Special Education. relevant documents including experience certificate, to the
concerned departments chairman AIOU, Islamabad. After
6. M.A EDUCATION PROGRAMME determination of the merit, selected candidates will be
6.1 Specializations required to submit their fees.
i) Distance and Non Formal Education
ii) Educational Planning and Management
iii) Secondary Teacher Education
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6.2.1 MA Education (Specialization in Distance and 4. 841 Educational Measurement and 3
Non-Formal Education) Evaluation
Objectives 5. 842 Concept and Methods of Distance 3
Objectives of the programme are: Education
1. To provide insight of education and meet the present and 6. 843 Educational Guidance and Counseling 3
future needs and challenges involved in teaching and 3rd Semester 12 Credits
learning process. S. Credit
Code Course Title
2. To produce educators/ teachers with professional vision No. Hours
and update their knowledge about new developments and 1. 844 Non-Formal Education 3
trends in the field of Distance and Non-Formal Education. 2. 845 Educational Administration and 3
3. To keep the students abreast with latest curricula, teaching Supervision
techniques, strategies and methodologies. 3. 847 Adult Education in Comparative 3
4. To provide knowledge on how to effectively use Perspective
instructional technology in the classroom. 4. 851 System of Distance Education 3
5. To develop attitude and behaviour appropriate for Distance OR
and Non-Formal Education in Pakistan. 5. 857 Thesis 12
4th Semester 12 Credits
Breakup of the Programme S. Credit
Code Course Title
M.A Education Specialization in Distance Non-Formal and No. Hours
Education Programme comprises of 60 credit hours, with the 1. 832 Planning and Management of 3
following details: Distance Education
1st Semester 18 Credits Hours 2. 850 Evaluation of Adult Education 3
S. Credit 3. 6550 Teaching Practice I 3
Code Course Title 4. 6551 Teaching practice II 3
No. Hours
1. 831 Foundations of Education 3 Note: Medium of Instruction is English. However students can
2. 837 Educational Research 3 attempt assignments and examination in “Urdu” if they wish to do so.
3. 838 Curriculum Development and Instruction 3
4. 840 Educational Psychology 3 6.2.2 MA Education (Specialization in Educational
5. 846 Teaching Strategies 3 Planning and Management)
6. 855 Computer in Education 3
nd Objectives
2 Semester 18 Credits
Main objective of the programme is:
S. Credit
Code Course Title To produce a cadre of professionals for educational institutions
No. Hours
and other organizations of the country for all levels of
1. 833 Student Support Services in Distance 3 managerial and administrative jobs by equipping them with the
Education knowledge and skills of educational planning and management.
2. 834 Educational Technology 3
3. 835 Foundations of Adult Education 3
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Breakup of Programme
MA Educational Planning and Management Programme Option “A” Collateral area courses as offered by the
comprises of 20 half credits course work (60 credit hours) with department
the following details: A student can obtain M.A EPM degree after completing course
work equivalent to 60 credit hours. The student may take 48
Core Courses (Compulsory) 24 Credit Hours credit hours from EPM programme and 12 credit hours from
other master level courses offered by Faculty of Education or
S. Credit
Code Course Title he/she may take 54 credit hours from EPM and six credit hours
No. hours from other master level programmes of Faculty of Education.
1. 6557 Basic Concepts of Educational 3
Planning-I Option “B” (Research Thesis)
2. 6558 Basic concepts of educational planning-II 3 A student can complete the requirements for M.A EPM degree
3. 6559 Processes of Educational Planning -I 3 by completing 48 credits course work and EPM 510 Research
4. 6560 Processes of Educational Planning-II 3 Thesis (12 credit hours)
5. 6561 Plan Implementation and Management-I 3 Note: Master degree in EPM can be awarded only when the
6. 6562 Plan Implementation and 3 students have completed 60 credit hours.
Management-II
Breakup of Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) EPM
7. 6563 Curriculum Planning and Evaluation-I 3 A Diploma in Educational Planning and Management is awarded
8. 6564 Curriculum Planning and Evaluation-II 3 on completion of thirty credit hours course work.
Elective Courses (Any 36 Credit Hours from following
breakup and option A & B) Core Courses (Compulsory) 24 Credit Hours
S. Credit S.
Code Course Title Code Course Title Credit
No. hours No.
1. 6565 Economics and Financing of Education-I 3 1. 6557 Basic Concepts of Educational 3
Planning-I
2. 6566 Economics and Financing of Education-II 3
2. 6558 Basic concepts of educational 3
3. 6567 Development Education-I 3 planning-II
4. 6568 Development Education-II 3 3. 6559 Processes of Educational Planning –I 3
5. 6569 Educational Research and Statistics I 3 4. 6560 Processes of Educational Planning-II 3
6. 6570 Educational Research and Statistics II 3 5. 6561 Plan Implementation and 3
7. 6571 Project Implementation, Monitoring and 3 Management-I
Evaluation-I 6. 6562 Plan Implementation and 3
8. 6572 Project Implementation, Monitoring and 3 Management-II
Evaluation-II 7. 6563 Curriculum Planning and Evaluation-I 3
9. 6573 Planning for Population Education - I 3 8. 6564 Curriculum Planning and Evaluation-II 3
10. 6574 Planning for Population Education -II 3 Elective Courses (any 6 credit hours of same title from the
11. 510 Research Thesis 12 following courses)
S.
Code Course Title Credit
No.

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1. 6567 Development Education-I 3 S. Credit
Semester Code Course Title
2. 6568 Development Education-II 3 No. hours
3. 6571 Project Implementation, Monitoring 3 6571 Project Implementation, 3
and Evaluation-I Monitoring and
4. 6572 Project Implementation, Monitoring 3 Evaluation-I
and Evaluation-II 6572 Project Implementation, 3
Monitoring and
5. 6573 Planning for Population Education - I 3 Evaluation-II
6. 6574 Planning for Population Education -II 3 6573 Planning for Population 3
Semester Wise Breakup of Courses Offering for M.A/PGD EPM Education - I
S. Credit 6574 Planning for Population 3
Semester Code Course Title
No. hours Education -II
1. Spring 6557 Basic Concepts of 3 510 Research Thesis (Only for 12
Semester Educational Planning-I M.A EPM student).
6558 Basic concepts of 3 Collateral Area Courses
educational planning-II offered by EPPSL Deptt.
6561 Plan Implementation and 3 NB. Collateral Area course (Only for continuing students)
Management-I Note:
6562 Plan Implementation and 3
Management-II 1. Fresh students are offered only 4 courses (EPM–6557, 5758,
6565 Economics and Financing 3 6561 and 6562) in the first semester i.e. Spring Semester.
of Education-I 2. Students can take course work equivalent to 18 credits hours
6566 Economics and Financing 3 including collateral area courses twice during the programme.
of Education-II 3. A student must complete EPM (6569, 6570) courses
6569 Educational Research and 3 before enrolling in EPM Research Thesis-510.
Statistics-I
6570 Educational Research and 3 4. A student can apply for award of Diploma in EPM after
Statistics-II completing 30 credit hours courses work required for PGD EPM
510 Research Thesis 12 5. Medium of instructions for MA (EPM) and PGD (EPM) is English.
Autumn 6559 Process of Educational 3 6. A weeklong only workshop for each course will be held
2. Semester Planning-I at the end of each semester at AIOU Main Campus
6560 Process of Educational 3 Islamabad. Participation in the workshop is mandatory
Planning-II and is pre requisite for examination.
6563 Curriculum Planning and 3 7. Admission is granted only on merit. The candidates are advised not
Evaluation I to deposit any fee without intimation from the Admission
6564 Curriculum Planning and 3 Department of the University. Admission forms, complete in all
Evaluation II respects along with attested copies of academic documents and
6567 Development Education-I 3 professional experience certificates be sent to the following address.
6568 Development Education-II 3 CHAIRMAN
Department of Educational Planning
Policy Studies and Leadership
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Faculty of Education, Block – 5 2nd Semester 18 Credits Hours
Allama Iqbal Open University S. Credit
No. Code Course Title
Sector H – 8, Islamabad, Ph: 051-9057714, 9057717 Hours
Email hamid_khan@aiou.edu.pk 1. 6508 Teaching of English 3
2. 827 Secondary Education 3
6.2.3 MA Education (Specialization in Secondary 3. 828 Higher Education 3
Teacher Education) 4. 829 Teacher Education in Pakistan 3
Objectives AND
The programmes intend to achieve the following specific Please select any one group from the following two groups.
objectives: S. Credit
No. Code Course Title
1. To produce highly skilled, proficient and competent Hours
professionals who can positively influence and motivate the 1. 6509 Teaching of Urdu 3
vast majority of classroom teachers at all levels. 2. 6511 Teaching of Pakistan Studies 3
2. To inculcate research skills to initiate research at grass root OR
level.
3. To enable educators with professional vision through the 1. 6515 Teaching of Mathematics 3
intensive study of new developments, trends and directions 2. 6516 Teaching of Physics 3
in the field of education in the light of modern scientific 3rd Semester 12 Credits Hours
and technical advancement. S. Credit
No. Code
4. To produce teachers who can make positive contribution to Course Title Hours
the wholesome growth and development of the individual 1. 6502 Educational Management and 3
by enabling him/her to understand how to learn, how to Supervision
live together and how to work cooperatively as members 2. 6506 Education in Pakistan 3
of the group in team spirit.
5. To teachers who can play the role of effective organizers 3. 6554 Workshop and Teaching Practice-I 3
of teaching and learning activities. 4. 6555 Workshop and Teaching Practice-II 3
th
4 Semester 12 Credits Hours
Breakup of Programme S. Code Credit
Course Title
M.A Education Specialization in Secondary Teacher Education No. Hours
Programme comprises 20 courses (60 credit hours) with the 1. 6542 Thesis 12
following details: OR
1st Semester 18 Credits Hours 2. 6552 Textbook Development-I 3
S. Code Credit 3. 6553 Textbook Development-II 3
Course Title
No. Hours 4. 6573 Planning for Population Education-I 3
1. 6500 Foundations of Education 3 5. 6574 Planning for Population Education-II 3
2. 837 Educational Research 3 Note:
3. 6501 Educational Psychology & Guidance 3
4. 6503 Curriculum and Instruction 3 1. The department will provide detail of workshops later on.
5. 6505 Islamic System of Education 3 2. Courses offering in the pedagogical/ collaterals
6. 6507 Educational Measurement and 3 specialization and alternate courses of thesis will depend
Evaluation upon availability. The students will be informed about it in

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the continuing student form/letter at the beginning of each 2nd Semester (Autumn)
semester. (Students can take any specialization of 12 credit hours)
3. The department may change the course or their sequence. a. VISUAL IMPAIRMENT 12 Credit Hours
4. A student can obtain MA Education specialization in S. Code Credit
Teacher Education after completing course work Course Title
No. Hours
equivalent to 60 credits. 1. 3601 Braille Practical Course in Urdu 3
5. Medium of Instruction is English. However students can 2. 3602 Braille Practical Course in English 3
attempt assignments and examination in “Urdu” if they 3. 677 Independence Training for the 3
wish to do so. Visually Handicapped.
4. 678 Special Education for the Visually 3
Handicapped
6.2.4 MA Education (Specialization in Special Education)
Objectives b. HEARING IMPAIRMENT
Objectives of the M.A. Education programmes are as: S. Credit
Code Course Title
1. To acquaint the teachers of special children with latest No. Hours
curricula, teaching techniques and methodologies. 1. 680
General Introduction to the Hearing 3
impairment
2. To meet country’s increasing demand of trained
2. 681 Psychology of Deafness and Child 3
specialized manpower in Special Education at all levels. Development
3. To develop attitude and behaviour appropriate for special 3. 682 Speech and Hearing 3
educational personnel enabling them to meet individual 4. 683 Audiology and Audiometry 3
students and group needs. c. MENTAL RETARDATION
S. Credit
No. Code Course Title
Breakup of Programme Hours
Introduction and Assessment of
MA Education Specialization in Special Education Programme 1. 3603 3
Mentally Retarded Children-I
comprises of 60 credit hours with the following details.
Introduction and Assessment of
2. 3604 3
Mentally Retarded Children-II
1st Semester (Spring) Education of Mentally Retarded
Fresh Admission 18 Credits Hours 3. 3605 3
Children-I
S. Code Credit
Course Title Education of Mentally Retarded
No. Hours 4. 3606 3
Children-II
1. 671 Educational Psychology 3
2. 672 Perspectives of Special Education 3 d. PHYSICAL DISABILITY
3. 673 Handicapped Person in the Community 3 S. Credit
Code Course Title
4. 831 Foundations of Education 3 No. Hours
5. 837 Educational Research 3 1. 3607 Physical Handicaps-I 3
6. 838 Curriculum Development and 3 2. 3608 Physical Handicaps-II 3
Instruction 3. 3609 Educational Adaptations for Children 3
with Physical Disabilities-I
4. 3610 Educational Adaptations for Children 3
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with Physical Disabilities-II 4th Semester (12 credit hours)
S. Credit
No. Code
3rd Semester 18 Credit hours Course Title Hours
S. Credit
No. Code Course Title 1. 694 Thesis 12
Hours
1. 3611 Organization and Management of 3 OR
Special Schools-I Any 12 credit hours master level courses
2. 3612 Organization and Management of 3 from the courses offered by Faculty of
Special Schools-II Education and not attempted previously
3. 3613 Community Based Rehabilitation of 3 by the student.
People with Disabilities-I 4th Semester (students for old scheme enrolled before 2001)
4. 3614 Community Based Rehabilitation of 3
People with Disabilities-II - 694 theses–F-C
5. 3600 Face to Face Component 3 - 504 Curriculum Planning and Evaluation–F-C
6. 846 Teaching Strategies 3 Note:
1. Medium of Instruction is English. How ever students can
Students of old scheme (enrolled before 2001) attempt assignments and examination in “Urdu” if they
Any two full Credits Course from the following: wish to do so.
S. 2. Admission is granted only on merit. The candidates are
No. Code Course Title advised not to deposit any fee without intimation from the
1 675 Face to face component F-C Admission Department of the University. Admission
2 503 Plan Implementation and F-C forms, complete in all respects along with attested copies
Management of academic documents and professional experience
3 507 Educational Research & Statistics F-C certificate be sent to the following address.

(One full credit course from the following) CHAIRMAN


S. Department of Special Education
No. Code Course Title
Faculty of Education, Block 10
5. 677 Independence Training for the Visual H-C Allama Iqbal Open University, Sector H – 8, Islamabad
Handicapped Ph: 051-9250078, 051-907853
6. 678 Special Education for the Visual H-C Email: spedu@aiou.edu.pk
Handicapped OR
7. 680 General Introduction to the Hearing H-C
Impairment 6.3 Fee Tariff of M.A Education
8. 681 Psychology of Deafness and Child H-C Details of dues for admission to programme are as under:
Development OR
1. Registration Fee Rs.200.00 (At the time of first admission
9. 688 Introduction and Assessment of H-C in University)
Mentally Retarded Children
2. Admission Fee Rs.700.00 (Payable once at the time of first
10. 690 Physical Handicaps F-C
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3 Course fee including the cost of allied materials, education at national level demand personnel, who have sound
• 3 Credit Hours Course Rs.1300.00 professional and academic background in the relevant field. The
M.Ed programme provides such academic opportunities to teachers.
• Thesis (Two credits) Rs.5220.00 (only for
These educational opportunities are aimed at providing
students opting for thesis)
education and training facilities in the country to the persons
• Total fee of 1st Semester Rs. 8800/- such as working teachers, tutors, administrators, extension
• Technology Fee Rs. 100/- (per semester) workers, and interested education graduates.
4 Thesis evaluation fee Rs.1100.00 (only for students opting
for thesis) to be paid at the time of submission of thesis 7.1 Specializations
and final evaluation and viva voce. Students may choose any one of four specializations i.e.:
Total Fee of 1st Semester: For MA Education Rs.8800/- 1. Distance and Non-Formal Education
(Specialization in DNF&CE, Secondary Teacher Education, 2. Science Education
Special Education Programmes) 3. Secondary Teacher Education
4. Special Education
6.4 MA (Education) Programme Coordinators
Specialization in: Objectives
1. Distance and Non-Formal Education Objectives of M.Ed programme are as under:
Dr. Amtul Hafeez Chaudhry 1. To provide insight into the field of education and to meet
051-9057706, the present and future needs and challenges of teaching
E-mail: amtulhafeezch@yahoo.com and learning.
2. To acquaint the teachers with latest curricula, teaching
2. Educational Planning and Management techniques and methodologies.
Muhammad Asif Choudhary 3. To enable the student teachers to effectively use
051-9057715 instructional technology in the classroom.
E-mail: asif.epm@gmail.com 4. To meet country’s increasing demand for trained personnel
including Special Education
The elective component aimed at providing knowledge and
3. Secondary Teacher Education
enhancing professional competence in the specific area.
S.M. Shahid
051-9057719 Note: Specialization must be mentioned on the admission form
other wise admission will not be processed.
4. Special Education 7.2 Eligibility for M.Ed Programme
Dr. Tanzila Nabeel i) Applicants should have passed.
051-9057857 - B.Sc/B.A with English with at least 2nd division
E-mail: tanzila_nabeel@aiou.edu.pk alongwith B.Ed (General) at least 2nd division.
OR
7. M.Ed PROGRAMME - B.S.Ed at least 2nd division
The emerging needs and shortage of human development ii) An eligible candidate is required to attach attested photocopies
resources mixed with higher qualities of leadership in the field of of his/her certificates/degree and mark sheets with the

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admission form along with the required fee except for M.Ed 3. 853 Non-Broadcast Media in DNFE 3
Special Education whose admission will be granted on merit 4. 854 Developing Material for DNFE 3
basis. The admission form may be submitted as per prescribed rd
3 Semester 12 Credit Hours
procedure as laid down in the prospectus.
S. Code Credit
iii) Specialization must be mentioned in the Course Title
No. Hours
admission form.
1. 834 Educational Technology 3
Eligibility for M.Ed Science Education 2. 835 Foundations of Adult Education 3
B.Sc and B.Ed (2nd division in each) or B.S.Ed (Second Division) 3. 846 Teaching Strategies 3
4. 855 Computers in Education 3
Note:
OR
1. The organization of workshops in regions for all the courses
except 831, 837, 838 and 846 depends upon the number of 5. 839 Thesis 12
students, availability of special institutions, (according to 7.2.2 M.Ed Programme (Specialization in Science
area of specialization) and relevant resources persons. Education)
2. The workshops will be organized according to guidelines of SCHEME OF STUDIES
the Department. 1st Semester 12 Credit Hours
S. Credit
No. Code Course Title
Breakup of Programme Hours
To earn M.Ed degree a student has to complete 36 full credits. 1. 831 Foundations of Education 3
Course offerings in the four specializations in different semesters 2. 837 Educational Research 3
of M.Ed programme are as given below: 3. 838 Curriculum Development and Instruction 3
4. 840 Educational Psychology 3
7.2.1 M.Ed Programme (Specialization in Distance and 2nd Semester 12 Credit Hours
Non-Formal Education) S. Credit
No. Code Course Title Hours
1st Semester 12 Credit Hours
1. 695 Foundations of Science Education 3
S. Credit
No. Code Course Title 2. 696 Teaching Strategies in Science 3
Hours
Education
1. 831 Foundations of Education 3
3. 697 Assessment in Science Education 3
2. 837 Educational Research 3 4. 698 Laboratory Organization and 3
3. 838 Curriculum Development and Instruction 3 Management
4. 840 Educational Psychology 3 3rd Semester 12 Credit Hours
nd
2 Semester 12 Credit Hours S. Credit
No. Code Course Title
S. Credit Hours
No. Code Course Title 848 Thesis 12
Hours
1. 851 The System of Distance Education 3 OR
2. 852 Broadcast Media in DNFE 3 1. 855 Computers in Education 3

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2. 6506 Education in Pakistan 3 4. Medium of instruction is English. However, students can
3. 6507 Educational Measurement & Evaluation 3 attempt assignments and examinations in “Urdu” if they wish
4. 846 Teaching Strategies 3 to do so.
7.2.3 M.Ed Programme (Specialization in Secondary
Teacher Education) 7.2.4 M.Ed Programme (Specialization in Special Education)
st 1st Semester 12 Credit Hours
1 Semester 12 Credit Hours S. Code Credit
S. Credit Course Title
No. Hours
No. Code Course Title Hours 1. 671 Educational Psychology 3
1. 831 Foundations of Education 3 2. 672 Perspectives of Special Education 3
2. 837 Educational Research 3 3. 673 Handicapped Person in the 3
3. 838 Curriculum Development and 3 Community
Instruction 4. 846 Teaching Strategies 3
4. 840 Educational Psychology 3 2nd Semester (Specialization)
2nd Semester 12 Credit Hours (Any one of the following areas of specialization)
S. Credit VISUAL IMPAIRMENT 12 Credit Hours
No. Code Course Title Hours
S. Code Credit
1. 826 Elementary Education 3 Course Title
No. Hours
2. 827 Secondary Education 3 1. 3601 Braille Practical Course in Urdu 3
2. 3602 Braille Practical Course in English 3
3. 828 Higher Education 3 3. 677 Independence Training for the 3
4. 829 Teacher Education in Pakistan 3 Visually Handicapped.
3rd Semester 12 Credit Hours 4. 678 Special Education for the Visually 3
S. Credit Handicapped
No. Code Course Title Hours Note: Students enrolled in course 3601 & 3602 will arrange
1. 849 Thesis 12 Slate/Braille Frame and Braille paper themselves.
OR
1. 6505 Islamic System of Education 3 HEARING IMPAIRMENT 12 Credit Hours
2. 6507 Educational Measurement and 3 S. Code Credit
Course Title
Evaluation No. Hours
3. 6552 Textbook Development-I 3 1. 680 General Introduction to the Hearing 3
4. 6553 Textbook Development-II 3 Impairment
2. 681 Psychology of Deafness and Child 3
Note: Development
1. Course offering in the pedagogical/collaterals specialization 3. 682 Speech and Hearing 3
and alternate courses of thesis will depend upon the 4. 683 Audiology and Audiometry 3
availability.
2. The department may change the course(s) or their sequence.
MENTAL RETARDATION 12 Credit Hours
3. A student can obtain M.Ed (STE) after completing 36 S. Code Course Title Credit
credit hours.
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No. Hours
1. 3603 Introduction and Assessment of 3 CHAIRMAN
Mentally Retarded Children-I Department of Special Education
2. 3604 Introduction and Assessment of 3 Faculty of Education, Block 10
Mentally Retarded Children-II Allama Iqbal Open University, Sector H – 8, Islamabad
3. 3605 Education of Mentally Retarded 3 Ph: 051-9250078, 051-907853
Children-I Email: spedu@aiou.edu.pk
4. 3606 Education of Mentally Retarded 3
Children-II 7.3 Fee Tariff of M.Ed Programme
Details of dues for admission of different programmes are as under:
PHYSICAL HANDICAPS 12 Credit Hours Registration fee Rs.200.00 (At the time of first admission in the
S. Code Credit university)
Course Title
No. Hours Admission Fee Rs.700.00 (Payable once at the time of first
1. 3607 Physical Handicaps-I 3 admission in the Programme)
2. 3608 Physical Handicaps-II 3 Technology Fee Rs. 100/- (Per Student per semester)
3. 3609 Educational Adaptations for Children 3
with Physical Disabilities-I Course fee including the cost of allied materials,
4. 3610 Educational Adaptations for Children 3 Course Fee (per 3 credit hours course) Rs.1300.00
with Physical Disabilities-II
Thesis (Two Credits) Rs.5220.00
3rd Semester 12 Credit Hours Thesis Evaluation fee Rs.1100.00
S. Credit Technlogy Fee Rs 100/- (Per Student, Per Semester)
No. Code Course Title At the time of submission of thesis and evaluation and viva voce.
Hours
1. 831 Foundations of Education 3
2. 837 Educational Research 3 Total fee of 1st semester Rs.6200/-
3. 838 Curriculum Development and 3 - For M.Ed Secondary Teacher Education, DNFCE,
Instruction Science Education, Special Education.
4. 3600 Face to Face Component 3
7.3.1 Fee Depositing Procedure for MA (Education) and
Note: M.Ed Programmes
1. Code 3600 comprises workshop, teaching practice and The university has introduced a new method of depositing the
final lessons. fee and admission forms for the convenience of the students. For
2. Admission is granted only on merit. The candidates are making the process more consistent and effective, the university
advised not to deposit any fee without intimation from the has entered into a formal agreement, with the National Bank of
Admission Department of the university. Admission Pakistan, First Women Bank Limited, Bank Al-Falah Limited,
forms, complete in all respects along with attested copies Allied Bank Ltd. and Habib Bank Limited. According to this
of academic documents and professional experience agreement, almost all the existing branches of these banks have
certificate be sent to the following address. been nominated to receive the fees of all the courses of the

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university. The students can deposit fee through bank Challan 4. Special Education
forms at any approved branch. The bank branch will issue a Mr. Zahid Majeed
receipt of depositing the admission form and fee. 051-9057294, 051-9250078
zahidMajeedpk@hotmail.com
INSTRUCTIONS 7.5 Scheme of Studies of M.A (Education)/M.Ed
• The fee along with admission form is to be deposited in any Programmes
of the nominated branch by filling the bank Challan Methods of Instruction
(which is part of admission form). In distance learning system, the courses are taught through self-
• The concerned bank branch will receive the Challan and instructional materials, media component (where applicable),
admission forms and return copy No.4 of the Challan tutorial meetings and workshops.
form, duly stamped, to the applicant for his/her record. i) Self Instructional Material
• It is the responsibility of the applicant to attach required The study materials will include study guides, allied materials
attested documents with the admission form. and media support (if any)
• The applicant will have to pay the following service charges ii) Tutorials (if applicable)
to the bank in addition to the required fee: Tutorials will provide useful guidance in the form of lectures,
 National Bank of Pakistan AIOU Branch discussions, questions answer sessions and general clarification
will receive Rs.20/- and other than AIOU Branch will of any course related issues if required.
charge Rs.35/- per admission form/challan.
iii) Workshops (Compulsory)
 First Women Bank, Bank Alflah Ltd., Allied At the end of each semester there will be a compulsory for each
Bank Ltd., will receive Rs.25/- and Habib Bank Limited three credit hours. These may be organized at the main campus
will charge Rs.35/- per challan/admission form as service or where-ever the university deems feasible.
charges. The workshops are compulsory components of each course.

7.4 M.Ed Programme Coordinators 7.6 Evaluation Procedure


Specialization in: Procedure to prepare the result of a course is given as under:
1. Distance and Non-Formal Education a) Weightage for course assignments and final examination is
Dr. Amtul Hafeez Chaudhry 30:70 respectively.
051-9057706 b) Minimum required marks to pass the assignments and final
amtulhafeezch@yahoo.com examination are 40%
Aggregate of components should be 40%
2. Science Education Weightage (30%) of the marks secured 40 x 30 = 12%
Dr. Iqbal Shah in course assignments (40%) 100
051-9057852
siaqbal@hotmail.com Weightage (70%) of the marks secured 70 x 40 = 28%
in final examination (40%) 100
3. Secondary Teacher Education Total = 40%
Muhammad Asif Rajput 7.7 Grading System
051-9057713 Fail Below 40 %

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Grade D 40% to 49% a. A test equivalent to GRE (General) is to be taken by
Grade C 50 % to 59% all students for admission to M.Phil equivalent
Grade B 60 % to 69 % degrees. The test will be organized by AIOU through
Grade A 70% to 79 % National Testing Services(NTS).
Grade A + (Distinction) 80 % or more b. Interview is meant to evaluate the candidate’s
self-concept, confidence and critical thinking and will
8. MS/M.PHIL LEADING TO PH.D EDUCATION be conducted by the concerned department.
PROGRAMMES ii) Selected candidates will be intimated by the Directorate of
Specializations: Admission with the advice to deposit fee according to the
schedule.
• Distance, Non-Formal and Continuing Education
Courses by continuing students may not be taken as
• Educational Planning and Management
mentioned in the prospectus. These should be taken
• Secondary Teacher Education only as and when communicated in the letter by the
• Special Education Admission Department for continuing student for
• Science Education each semester.

8.1 Aims/Objectives of MS/M.Phil Leading to Ph.D 8.3 Procedure of Studies for MS/M.Phil Leading to
Education Programme Ph.D in Education
MS/ M.Phil leading to Ph.D in Education programme is designed: The university will provide study guide and allied material (in
1. To prepare scholars who have grasp of the discipline of some cases CD’s to the enrolled students). The medium of
Education. instruction is English.
2. To establish a cadre of specialists and professionals in Assignment
different fields of education who can provide effective Assignments are compulsory component. For each 3 credit hours
leadership in guiding and conducting high level research in course students have to attempt two assignments. Passing marks in
various fields of national life. assignments are 50%. The student has to submit his/her
3. To produce core of professionals, who can provide handwritten assignments as per schedule before or on time. It is
leadership in various disciplines. advised that students must send their assignments under
4. To provide an opportunity of higher education and registered cover and keep a photocopy for their own record.
research in the discipline and to develop research potential
and promote research activities among the professionals. Workshop
8.2 Admission Procedure for MS/M.Phil Leading to There will be a compulsory workshop for each course of one
Ph.D in Education Programme week duration at the main campus Islamabad. All expenditures
i) Merit will be determined on the basis of educational including travelling, hostel charges etc. will be borne by the
qualification, experience, score of GRE (General) and students themselves. The university will not bear any
interview. The University and National Testing Service responsibility of TA/DA or provision of accommodation.
will call the candidates for test. Attendance in the workshops is compulsory. Only those students
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workshop. Facility of University hostel is available at the 3. Computer Applications in Education (3705) 3
approved rates, provided of the rooms are vacant. Advanced Course on Educational Research
4. 3
and Statistics (3706)
Final Examination
At the last day of each workshop, information about final b. Specialization (Students can take any two clusters from
examination will be given. To sit in the examination, one has to the following)
qualify the assignment component and workshop separately. 12 Credit Hours
S. Credit
Courses
Research Thesis No. Hours
The student will be allowed to take thesis after successful 1. Non Formal Education-I (3726) 3
Cluster-A
Non Formal Education-II (3727) 3
completion of 48 credit hours and qualifying other requirements. 2. Adult Education/Literacy-I (3728) 3
MS/M.Phil Leading to Ph.D in Education Programme Adult Education/Literacy-II (3729) Cluster-B 3
(Specialization in Distance, Non-Formal and 3. Educational Technology-I (3730 ) Cluster-C 3
Continuing Education) Educational Technology-II (3731) 3
4. Distance Education-I (3732 ) 3
i. Eligibility Cluster-D
Distance Education-II (3733 ) 3
Applicants for MS/M.Phil. Leading to PhD. (Distance Non-Formal and
Continuing Education) must possess the following qualification: c. Research Project 3+3 Credit Hours
M.A Education (at least 2nd division) d. Ph. D
OR (i) Minimum GPA for admission to Ph.D is 3.00
1st division out of 30 credit hours.
M.Ed (at least 2nd division) (ii) GRE international in the subject.
Student who does not qualify (i) or (ii) or both may proceed
OR towards his/her M.Phil degree by taking 24 credit hours of thesis.
M.S. Ed (at least 2nd division) Those who will qualify (i) and (ii) will be registered for Ph.D
Admission will strictly be made on merit basis as per approved Programme and complete the following requirements also.
criteria. e. Ph.D Course Work 18 Credit Hours
i) Course Work 9 Credit hours
ii. Programme Structure S. Credit
Courses
MS/M.Phil leading to Ph.D in Education specialization in No. Hours
Distance, Non-Formal and Continuing Education programme 1. Comparative Education (4774) 3
2. Instrumentation in Educational Research (4775) 3
comprises 30 credits hours course work for MS/M.Phil, and 18 3. E-Learning (4778) 3
credit hours for Ph.D and thesis respectively.
a. Core Courses 12 Credit Hours ii) Course Work (Specialization) Any 6 Credit Hours
S. Credit S. Credit
Courses Courses
No. Hours
No. Hours 1. Adult and Lifelong Education (4771) 3
1. Trends and Issues in Education (3701) 3 2. Instructional Design and Course ware in
2. Trends and Issues in Distance Education (3703) 3 Distance Education (4772) 3

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3. Human Resource Management in Distance Admission to MS/ M.Phil leading to Ph.D Education in EPM will
3
Education (4773) be granted on merit according to the approved criteria of AIOU.
iii) Any one collateral area course: 3 Credit hours (any one ii. Programme Structure
course)
S. Credit MS/M.Phil leading to Ph.D Education specialization in
Courses Educational Planning and Management programme comprises 24
No. Hours
1. Discourse Analysis (4776) 3 credit hours course work and 6 credit hours research project.
2. Emerging Trends in Pedagogy (4777) 3 The detailed breakup of courses is as follows:
Inclusive Education (4779) (Subject to a. Core Course 12
3. 3
Offering) Credit Hours
4. Education Leadership and Management (4783) 3 S. Credit
Courses
No. Hours
f. Comprehensive Examination 1. Trends and Issues in Education (3701) 3
g. Publish Research Article in the Higher Education 2. Trends and Issues in EPM (3702) 3
Commission approved Journals.
3. Computer Applications in Education (3705) 3
h. Thesis
Advanced Course on Educational Research
Admission form complete in all respect may be sent on the 4. 3
and Statistics (3706)
following address:
b. Specialization Courses 12
CHAIRMAN Credit Hours
Distance, Non-Formal and Continuing Education S. Credit
Faculty of Education, Block No.5 Courses
No. Hours
Allama Iqbal Open University, H-8, Islamabad. Advance Course on Educational Planning-I
Ph: 051-9057707 1. 3
(3707)
E-mail:dnfe@aiou.edu.pk. Advance Course on Educational Planning-II
2. 3
(3708)
8.3.2 MS/M.Phil Leading to Ph.D in Education Advanced Course on Educational
(Specialization in Educational Planning and 3. 3
Management–I (3734)
Management) Advanced Course on Educational
MS/M.Phil leading to Ph.D in Education with specialization in 4. 3
Management–II (3735)
Educational Planning and Management programme comprises 30 5. Research Project 3+3 Credit Hours (1786) 6
credit hours course work for M.Phil and 18 credit hours for Ph.D.
c. Ph. D
i. Minimum GPA for admission to Ph.D is 3.00/Ist division
i. Eligibility in the course work of M. Phil.
Applicants for MS/M.Phil leading to Ph.D Education in EPM ii. GRE international in the subject with at least 50 percent
must possess an MA (EPM) Degree at least with 2nd division. marks.
Student who does not qualify (i) or (ii) or both may proceed
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thesis. Those who will qualify (i) and (ii) will be registered in Applicant for MS/M.Phil, Leading to Ph.D in Education in
Ph.D Programme and complete the following requirements. Secondary Teacher Education must possess a degree of M.Ed,
M.A Education or M.SEd at least with 2nd division.
d. Ph.D Course Work 18 Credit Hours
i) Core Course Work 9 Credit hours Admission to MS/M.Phil leading to Ph.D in Education
S. Credit (Secondary Teacher Education) will be made on merit as per
Courses approved criteria.
No. hours
1. Comparative Education (4774) 3 ii. Programme Structure
2. Instrumentation in Educational Research (4775) 3 MS/M.Phil leading to Ph.D in Education specialization in
3. E-Learning (4778) 3 Teacher Education programme comprises 30 credit hours course
ii) Course Work (Specialization in EPM) Any 6 Credit Hours work for MS/M.Phil and 18 credit hours for Ph.D and thesis.
S. Credit a. 1st Semester Core Courses 12 Credit Hours
Courses S. Credit
No. hours Courses
1 Human Resource Management (4782) 3 No. hours
2 Educational Leadership and Management (4783) 3 1. Trends and Issues in Education (3701) 3
Critique on research in the Area of Educational 2. Trends and Issues in Teacher Education (3704) 3
3 3 3. Computer Application in Education (3705) 3
Planning & Management (4784)
Advanced Course on Educational Research
iii) Any one collateral area course: 3 Credit Hours 4. 3
Statistics (3706)
(subject to offering) b. Any two clusters from the following
S. Credit S. Credit
Courses Courses
No. hours No. hours
1. Discourse Analysis (4776) 3 1. Advance Approaches to Curriculum 3
2. Emerging Trends in Pedagogy (4777) 3 Development I (3736)
3. Inclusive Education (4779) 3 Advance Approaches to Curriculum 3
e. Comprehensive examination Development II (3737)
f. Publish research article 2. Teaching Strategies-I (3739) 3
g. Thesis Teaching Strategies-II (3740) 3
Admission forms complete in all respects be sent to the 3 Measurement & Evaluation in Education-I (3742) 3
following address:
Measurement & Evaluation in Education-II (3743) 3
CHAIRMAN
Department of Educational Planning c. Research Project 3+3 Credit Hours
Policy Studies and Leadership d. Ph.D
Faculty of Education, Block–5 i. Minimum GPA for admission to Ph.D is 3.00 or Ist
Allama Iqbal Open University, Sector H–8, Islamabad division out of 30 credit hours mentioned above.
Ph: 051-9057717 Email: hamid_khan@aiou.edu.pk ii. GRE international in the subject.
8.3.3 MS/M.Phil Leading to Ph.D in Education iii. Student who does not qualify (i) or (ii) or both may
(Specialization in Secondary Teacher Education) proceed towards his/her M.Phil degree by taking 24 credit
i. Eligibility hours of thesis. Those who will qualify (i) and (ii) will be

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registered for Ph.D programme and complete the following 8.3.4 MS/M.Phil Leading to Ph.D in Education
requirements. (Specialization in Special Education)
e. Ph.D Course Work 18 Credit Hours MS/M.Phil leading to PhD in Education with specialization in
(i) Core Courses 9 credit hours special Education comprises 30 credit hours course work and 18
S. Credit credit hours for PhD.
Courses
No. hours
1 Comparative Education (4774) 3 i. Eligibility
2 Instrumentation in Educational Research (4775) 3 Applicants for MS/M.Phil leading to PhD in Education with
3 E-Learning (4778) 3 Specialization in Special Education must possess a degree of
M.Ed, MA Education or MS.Ed at least with 2nd Division.
(ii) Specialization courses 6 Credit Hours
S. Credit
Courses Admission to MS/M.Phil leading to PhD in Education with
No. hours
1 Discourse Education (4776) 3 specialization in Special Education will be made on merit as per
2 Emerging Trends in Pedagogy (4777) 3 approved criteria, the applicants having MA/M.Ed in Special
Education be given priority.
(iii) Collateral Area Courses any one of the following courses.
Each student has to take a course from this area equivalent to 3 ii. Programme Structure
credit hours Students enrolled MS/M.Phil leading to Ph.D have to pass the
S. Credit
Courses make-up courses prescribed by the department if they are not
No. hours
1 Adult and Life Long Education (4771) 3 MA/M.Ed in Special Education. MS/M.Phil leading to PhD in
Planning and Programming for Exceptional Education specialization in special Education programme
2 3 comprised 30 credit hours course work for MS/M.Phil and 18
Youth (4780)
3 Human Resource Management (4782) 3 credit hours for PhD and thesis. There would be a Research
4 Educational Leadership & Management (4783) 3 Project of 6 credit hours.
f. Comprehensive examination
g. Publish research article in Higher Education Commission a. Core Courses
approved journal. 12 Credit
h. Thesis Hours
Admission form complete in all respects be sent on the following S. Credit
Courses
No. Hours
address:
1. Trends and Issues in Education (3701) 3
CHAIRPERSON
2. Computer Application in Education (3705) 3
Department of Secondary Teacher Education
Advanced Course on Educational Research and
Faculty of Education, Block No. 5 3. 3
Statistics (3706)
Allama Iqbal Open University, Sector H-8 Islamabad
Ph: 051-9250057, 051-9057781, Fax: 0519250057 4. Trends and Issues in Special Education (3709) 3
Email: rehana masroor@aiou.edu.pk
b. Specialization 12 Credit Hours
S. Courses Credit

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No. Hours 1. Discourse Analysis (4776) 3
1. Advanced Study on Exceptionalities-I (3716) 3 2. Emerging Trends in Pedagogy ( 4777) 3
2. Advanced Study on Exceptionalities-II (3717) 3 Educational Leadership and Management
3. 3
(4783)
3. Career Planning and Rehabilitation-I (3718) 3
4. Career Planning and Rehabilitation-I (3719) 3 f. Comprehensive examination
g. Publish research article in any approved research Journal of
c. Research Project 3+3 Credit Hours HEC.
h. Thesis
d. Ph. D Admission forms complete in all respects be sent on the
i. Graduate holding MS/M.Phil of equivalent with (GPA following address:
3.00/Ist Division in 30 credit hours as mentioned CHAIRMAN
above will be eligible for admission to PhD Department of Special Education
programme. Faculty of Education, Block 10
ii. Subject GRE (International) or GAT (Education) by Allama Iqbal Open University, Sector H – 8, Islamabad
NTS with at least 50% scores Ph: 051-9250078, 051-9057853
iii. Student who does not qualify (i) or (ii) or both may Email: spedu@aiou.edu.pk
precede towards his/her M.Phil degree by taking 24
credit hours thesis. Those who will qualify (i) and (ii) 8.3.5 Ms/ M. Phil Leading to Ph.D in Education
will be registered for Ph.D Programme and complete (Specialization in Science Education)
the following requirements. (Ms/ M. Phil leading to Ph.D in Education Specialization
e. Ph.D Course Work 18 Credit Hours in Science Education comprises 30 credit hours course work for
i) Common courses 9 credit hours Ms/ M.Phil and 18 credit hours for Ph.D and thesis.
S. Credit
Courses i. Eligibility
No. Hours
1. Comparative Education (4774) 3 Applicants for Ms Leading to Ph.D in Science Education
2. Instrumentation in Educational Research (4775) 3 must possess M.A/ M.Ed/ MSED degree in Science education at
3. E-Learning (4778) 3 least with 2nd division.
ii) Specialization Courses 6 credit hours Admission to Ms leading to Ph.D will be granted on merit
S. Credit according to the approved criteria of AIOU.
Courses
No. hours ii. Programme Structure
Planning and programming for exceptional The detailed breakup of courses is as follows:
1. 3
youth (4780) (a) Core Courses (12 Credit Hours) (Spring 2010)
2. Emerging Trends in Special Education ( 4781) 3
S. No. Courses Credit
iii) Collateral Area Hours
Each student will take any of following courses equivalent to 3 1 Trends and Issues in Education 3
credit hours (3701)
S. Credit 2 Advanced Course on Education 3
Courses
No. hours Research and Statistics (3706)

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3 Computers Application in 3 (ii) Course work (6 Credit Hours) (Autumn 2011)
Education. (3705) S. Courses Credit
4 Trends and Issues in Science 3 No. Hours
Education. (6771) 1 Nature of Science in Science 3
b) Specialization ( 12 Credit Hours) (Autumn Education (6779)
2010) 2 Professional Development of 3
S. Courses Credit Science Teachers (6777)
No. Hours
1 Curriculum Development in Science 3 (iii) Any one Collateral Area Course (3 Credit Hours)
Education (6775) (Spring 2012)
2 Assessment and Evaluation in 3 S. No. Courses Credit Hours
Science Education (6774) 1 Discourse Analysis (4776) 3
3 Teaching Strategies in Science 3 2 Emerging Trends in Pedagogy 3
Education (6773) (4777)
4 ICTs in Science Education (6772) 3 3 Inclusive Education (4779) 3

c) Research Project 3+3 credit Hours f) Comprehensive Examination


g) Research article published in HEC recognized journals.
d) Ph.D h) Thesis
i. Maximum GPA for admission to Ph.D is 3.00/ 1st division Admission forms complete in all respects be sent to
in the course work of M.Phil. the following address:
ii. GRE international in the subject.
iii. Student who does not qualify (i) or (ii) or both may proceed CHAIRPERSON
towards his/her M.Phil degree by taking 24 credit hour Department of Science Education
of thesis. Those who will qualify both (i) and (ii) will be Block No. 10, 1st Floor
registered for Ph.D programme and complete the following Allama Iqbal Open University
requirements: H/8 Islamabad
Phone No. 0519250080/ 0519057851
e) Ph.D course work (18 credit Hours) (Spring 2011) Email: qahmad53@gmail.com
(i) Core course (9 Credit Hours) 8.4 Fee Tariff for MS/M.Phil Leading to Ph.D in
S. No. Courses Credit Education
Hours Details of dues for admission to programme are as under:
1 Comparative Education (4774) 3 Registration Fee Rs.200.00 (at the time of first admission in the
2 Instrumentation in Educational 3 university)
Research (4775) Admission Fee Rs.1000.00 (at the time of first admission) in the
3 E- education (4778) 3 programme
3 credit hours (Half Credit) Rs.1950.00
6 credit hours (Full Credit) Rs.3900.00
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Thesis (24 Credit Hours) Rs.15600.00 d. Intimate the Chairman/Director for initiation of
Technology Fee Rs. 100/- (Per Student/Semester) appropriate action if student’s progress is unsatisfactory.
Note: Only selected candidates will be intimated for depositing e. Submit a report at the end of each year regarding
Fee. No fee is required with admission from. the progress of the student to the Department/Institute.
3. The process for changing the supervisor will be the same
8.5 MS/M.Phil Leading to Ph.D in Education as that for appointment.
Coordinators 4. The supervisor shall hold an earned doctorate from HEC
Specialization: recognized university.
1. Distance Non-Formal and Continuing Education 5. The close relative of a candidate shall not be the
Dr. Muhammad Ajmal supervisor, external evaluator or on the viva voce
051-9057246 committee. A declaration from the supervisor/external
drajmal@aiou.edu.pk valuators/members of Viva Voce committee stating that
2. Educational Planning, Policy Studies & Leadership the candidate is not a close relative shall be obtained. In
Dr. S.Manzoor H. Shah case a candidate is a close relative to the supervisor/
051-9057716 external evaluators/members of Viva Voce Committee, the
Epm_3aiouedupk@yahoo.com Vice Chancellor shall make the substitution.
3. Secondary Teacher Education
Prof. Dr. Rehana Masrur 9. Ph.D (M.Phil based)
051-9250057
Specialization:
051-9057781
rehana_masroor@aiou.edu.pk • Distance Non-formal and Continuing Education
4. Special Education • Educational Planning, Policy Studies & Leadership
Dr. Mohammod Hussain Awan • Secondary Teacher Education
051-9057853, 051-9250078 • Special Education
mehmood_awan@aiou.edu.pk
5. Dr. Iqbal Shah 9.1 Ph.D (M.Phil based) Distance Non Formal and
Asstt. Professor Continuing Education
051-9057852 Eligibility to Apply
siabal@hotmail.com i. Graduate holding MS/M.Phil of equivalent with (GPA
3.00/Ist Division in 30 credit hours will be eligible for
8.6 Supervision of Thesis admission in Ph.D Programme.
1. Every Ph.D student will have a supervisor to be appointed ii. Subject GRE (International) or GAT (Education) by NTS
by the BASR at the time of approval of the topic and the with at least 50% scores
research proposal. iii. Candidate will apply for admission on prescribed form to
2. The supervisor will be expected to:
the concerned chairman of the department. If the candidate
a. Guide in planning and conducting research.
b. Supervise the student in the development of wishes to apply in more than one specialization, he/she has
research work. to apply separately for each specialization.
c. Certify the acceptability and adequacy of the iv. Admission will be strictly on approved criteria.
thesis for external evaluation.
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a. Common Courses 9 Credit Hours Faculty of Education, Block – 5
S. Credit Allama Iqbal Open University
Courses
No. hours Sector H – 8, Islamabad
1. Comparative Education (4774) 3 Ph: 051-9057707, Fax: 051-9250056
2. Instrumentation in Educational Research (4775) 3 Email: dnfe@aiou.edu.p k
3. E-Learning (4778) 3 9.2 M.Phil based Ph.D (Educational Planning and
Management)
b. Specialization Course work (6 credit hours) Eligibility to Apply
Specialization Courses: Student may take 6 credits out of i. Graduate holding MS/M.Phil of equivalent with (GPA
following: 3.00/Ist Division in 30 credit hours will be eligible for
S. Credit
Courses admission in Ph.D Programme.
No. hours
1. Adult and Lifelong Education (4771) 3 ii. Subject GRE (International) or GAT (Education) by NTS
Instructional Design and Course ware in with at least 50% scores
2. 3 iii. Candidate will apply for admission on prescribed from to
Distance Education (4772)
the concerned chairman of the department. If the candidate
Human Resource Management in Distance
3. 3 wishes to apply in more than one specialization, he/she has
Education (4773)
to apply separately for each specialization.
iv. Admission will be strictly on approved criteria.
c. Collateral Area
Each student will take a course from this area equivalent to 3
a. Common Courses 9 Credit Hours
credit hours.
S. Credit S. Credit
Courses Courses
No. hours No. Hours
1. Discourse Analysis (4776) 3 1 Comparative Education (4774) 3
2. Emerging Trends in Pedagogy (4777) 3 2 Instrumentation in Educational Research (4775) 3
3. Inclusive Education (4779) Subject to offering 3 3 E-Learning (4778) 3
Educational Leadership and Management
4. 3 b. Course Work (Specialization) 6 Credit hours
(4783)
d. Comprehensive Examination S. Credit
Courses
e. Publish research article in Higher Education Commission No. Hours
approved Journals. 1 Human Resource Management (4782) 3
f. Thesis 2 Educational Leadership and Management (4783) 3
Critique on Research in the area of Educational
3
Admission form complete in all respects be sent to the following address: Planning and management
CHAIRMAN
Department of Distance Non-Formal and
Continuing Education

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c. Any one collateral area course: 3 Credit hours iv. Admission will be strictly on approved criteria.
(subject to offering)
Ph.D Course Work 18 Credit Hours
S. Credit
Courses a. Common Course 9 Credit Hours
No. hours
S. Credit
1. Discourse Analysis (4776) 3 Courses
No. Hours
2. Emerging Trends in Pedagogy (4777) 3
1 Comparative Education (4774) 3
3. Inclusive Education (4779) (Subject to offering) 3
Instrumentation in Educational Research
d. Comprehensive Examination 2 3
(4775)
e. Publish Research Article in Higher Education /Commission
3 E-Learning (4778) 3
approved Journal.
f. Thesis
b. Specialization Courses 6 Credit Hours
Admission form complete in all respects be sent to the following S. Credit
Courses
address: No. Hours
1 Discourse Analysis (4776) 3
CHAIRMAN 2 Emerging Trends in Pedagogy (4777) 3
Department of Educational Planning
Policy Studies and Leadership c. Collateral area Courses. The students can opt any one
Faculty of Education, Block – 5 from the following:
Allama Iqbal Open University 1 Inclusive Education (4779) 3
Sector H – 8, Islamabad 2 Human Resource Management (4782) 3
Ph: 051-9057717 Educational Leadership and Management
Email: hamid_khan@aiou.edu.pk 3 3
(4783)
d. Comprehensive Examination
9.3 Ph.D (M.Phil based) Secondary Teacher Education e. Publish research article in Higher Education Commission
Eligibility to Apply approved Journal.
i. Graduate holding MS/M.Phil of equivalent with (GPA f. Thesis
3.00/Ist Division in 30 credit hours will be eligible for Admission form complete in all respects be sent to the following
admission in Ph.D Programme. address:
CHAIRPERSON
ii. Subject GRE (International) or GAT (Education) by NTS Department of Secondary Teacher Education
with at least 50% scores. Faculty of Education, Block No. 5
iii. Candidate will apply for admission on prescribed form to Allama Iqbal Open University, Sector H-8 Islamabad
the concerned chairman/chairperson of the department. If Ph: 051-9250057, 051-9057781, Fax: 0519250057
the candidate wishes to apply in more than one Email: rehana masoor @aiou.pk
specialization, he/she has to apply separately for each
specialization. 9.4 Ph.D (M.Phil based) Special Education

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i. Graduate holding MS/M.Phil of equivalent with (GPA Department of Special Education
3.00/Ist Division in 30 credit hours will be eligible for Block No. 10, Allama Iqbal |Open University
admission in Ph.D Programme. Sector H-8 Islamabad, Ph. 051-9250078
ii. Subject GRE (International) or GAT (Education) by NTS Email dr_mmhawan@hotmail.com
with at least 50% scores.
iii. Candidate will apply for admission on prescribed form to the Ph.D (M.Phil based) coordinators
concerned chairman/chairperson of the department. If the DNFCE Department, Block5,
candidate wishes to apply in more than one specialization, Dr. Muhammad Allama Iqbal Open University,
1.
he/she has to apply separately for each specialization. Javed Iaqbal Islamabad. Phone: 051-9057707
iv. Admission will be strictly on approved criteria. dnfe@yahoo.com
a. Common Courses 9 Credit Hours EPPSL Department, Block 5,
S. Credit Allama Iqbal Open University,
Courses Dr. Hamid Khan
No. Hours 2. Islamabad. Phone: 051-9250059,
Niazi
1. Comparative Education (4774) 3 9057714
2. Instrumentation in Educational Research (4775) 3 Hamid_niazi_khan@aiou.edu.pk
3. E-Learning (4778) 3 Secondary Teacher Education
Department, Allama Iqbal Open
b. Specialization Courses 6 Credit Hours Prof. Dr. Rehana
3. University, Islamabad. Phone:
S. Credit Maroor
Courses 051-9250056, 9057701
No. Hours
Planning and programming for exceptional rehana_masroor@aiou.edu.pk
1. 3 Special Education Department,
youth (4780)
2. Emerging Trends in Special Education (4781) 3 Allama Iqbal Open University,
Dr. Mohammod
4. Islamabad. Phone: 051-9250078,
c. Collateral Area Hussain Awan
9057853, special@aiou.edu.pk
Each student will take a course from this area equivalent to 3 dr_mmhawan@yahoo.com
credit hours
S. Credit Admissions forms complete in all respects be sent on the
Courses
No. Hours following address.
1. Discourse Analysis (4776) 3 DNFCE Department, Block5,
2. Emerging Trends in Pedagogy ( 4777) 3 Allama Iqbal Open University,
Educational Leadership and Management 1. Chairman
3. 3 Islamabad. Phone: 051-9057707
(4783) dnfe@yahoo.com
d. Comprehensive Examination EPPSL Department, Block 5,
e. Publish Research Article in Higher Education Commission Allama Iqbal Open University,
approved journal. 2. Chairman Islamabad. Phone: 051-9250059,
f. Thesis 9057714
Admission form complete in all respects be sent to the following address:

CHAIRMAN 3. Chairperson Secondary Teacher Education

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Department, Allama Iqbal Open been paid and requirements have been met as per
University, Islamabad. Phone: regulations before processing the thesis for external
051-9250056, 9057701 evaluation. The student will be informed accordingly.
7. The student will have to abide by all the rules and
rehanamasroor@aiou.edu.pk regulation framed in this regard or amended from time to
Special Education Department, time by the AIOU/HEC.
Allama Iqbal Open University,
4. Chairman 9.7 Evaluation of Thesis
Islamabad. Phone: 051-9250078,
9057853, special@aiou.edu.pk The panel of eminent Foreign External Evaluators will be
9.5 Fee Tariff for Ph.D (M.Phil based) in Education approved by the BASR. The theses will be sent for evaluation to
Details of dues for admission to programme are as under: three eminent foreign external evaluators from technologically
and educationally advanced counties.
Registration Fee Rs.200.00 (at the time of first admission in the
university) 10. SPECIFIC INFORMATION
Admission Fee Rs.1000.00 (at the time of first admission) in the 1. All members of Departmental Admission Committee,
programme External Evaluators and Viva Voce Committee shall hold
- 3 credit hours course Rs.1950.00 an earned doctoral degree.
- 6 credit hours course Rs.3900.00 2. If a student is required to take course(s) of lower level, he
- Thesis 24 Credit Hours) Rs.15600.00 will be allowed to do so but the credit of these courses will
- Technology Fee Rs. 100/- (Per Student/Semester) not be counted towards his Ph.D credits.
3. If a student has to remain absent for a period of one or
9.6 Thesis Requirements more semesters in case of exigency or proceeding abroad,
1. It must be a distinct contribution to knowledge and offer he may apply for the freezing of the period for thesis
evidence to originality, shown either by the discovery of new without violating the maximum period i.e. five years. The
facts or by the exercise of independent critical judgment. student will have to pay fee at the rate of one credit for the
2. A minor change or rewarding in the topic of the thesis, if frozen period.
needed without changing the main theme, shall be 4. The student shall be allowed to pursue only one
approved by the Vice Chancellor on the recommendation programme at a time at AIOU and shall not be allowed to
of the chairman/ Director through the Dean. enroll or appear in a programme of some other recognized
3. The student shall be required to observe the guidelines institution during that period.
regarding format, writing and referencing style, paper and 5. The copyright of the thesis will rest with the university
other related matters. The guidelines can be obtained from however. The student who completed the thesis will be
the department on request. allowed to publish it after written permission from the Vice
4. The student will be required to submit five composed/type Chancellor.
written spiral bound copies of the submission of thesis is 6. Fee structure of any course/thesis/seminars programme
prerequisite. may be changed without prior information. Student has to
5. The final copies of the thesis will contain an abstract deposit the required fee as intimated by the Admission
consisting up to 500 words. Department.
6. The student shall pay the thesis evaluation fee and any 7. At the end of each semester there will be compulsory
outstanding dues at the time of submitting the thesis for workshop. Each and every session of the workshop is
evaluation and the department/Institute as well as the
examination department will ensure that all dues have compulsory. Students who earn at least 50% marks in

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assignment component will be eligible for workshop. Only in all the future correspondence along with the roll
those students who qualify the assignments components number, course(s), code numbers and semester.
and workshop will be eligible to take final examination. x. Check the books and tally with the course codes mentioned on
the address label pasted on the registered packet. If there is any
11. ATTAINMENT OF CERTIFICATE/DEGREE discrepancy, write immediately to Mailing Department for
On successful completion of the programme the student will connection/ supply of requisite books.
have to apply to the Controller of Examination for the issuance
xi. Study material shall be mailed to the students at their given
of diploma/degree. The student may apply for a single course
addresses.
certificate in case he/she wants to discontinue the studies.
xii. After receipt of the study package, students are usually
intimated by the part time tutor appointed for each course
12. GENERAL INFORMATION
for tutorial guidance within fifteen days. If you do not get
i. The certificates/degrees of AIOU are equivalent to any
other recognized Board/University. information about tutors, you are required to send your
ii. A candidate is required to send complete admission form assignment by registered post to the concerned Regional
along with attested copies of all education and experience Director without delay; you are also required to retain a
certificates to admission office or as mentioned in the photocopy of all your assignments.
prospectus before or on the closing date. xiii. Rules and regulations framed, enhanced and changed
from time to time by the authorities, bodies of the
iii. If any applicant of post-graduate/research level programmes university will be effective as deemed necessary. The
does not receive any information regarding admission even student will have to abide by all such rules and
after three months of submission of application, he/she regulations from the date of their implementation.
should presume himself/herself non-selected. xiv. A student who fails in continuous assessment component is not
iv. The student cannot change the specialization at post- eligible to reappear but will be allowed to re-register for the
graduate research level during the programme after same course at its next offering semester by the university.
once being admitted to a specific field. xv. It is the responsibility of the student to remain in touch
v. A course taken by any student can not be changed during with the department regarding the selected programme.
the semester. xvi. A student already admitted to a programme or a specialization
vi. The address of student will not be changed during the semester. for a programme shall not be allowed to transfer or to get
vii. Admission to courses for the Spring and Autumn semester admission to another programme unless he/she formally
are generally offered in the months of February and postpones it till the completion of the new programme.
August respectively while examination is commenced in xvii. After completion of a programme successfully, a student
the month of May and November respectively. If a has to the apply to Controller of Examinations for issuance
continuing student does not get the said form, he/she may of certificate/degree.
get general admission form from any regional office of the xviii. The university reserves the right to change the contents of
university and send it to the university, within due dates. this prospectus without any prior notice as per university
viii. Fee can not be refunded once paid for admission nor can it policy.
be adjusted for any other programme. xix. Checked the books and tally with the course codes
ix. On payment of the registration fee, each student will be mentioned on the address Label pasted on the Regd. Pocket.
issued a registration number. This number must be quoted
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If there is any discrepancy, write immediately to Admission S.No. Name Telephone Nos.
Department for correction/supply of requisite books.
Mr. Sohail Nazir Rana 051-9250043
1.
13. REGULATIONS FOR REFUND OF ADMISSION FEE Director Admission 051-9250111-62 (Fax)
Admission fee once deposited by the candidates/students in the Sheikh Irshad Qadir 051-9057422
2.
university account will neither be refunded nor converted/ Assistant Registrar (P.G)
adjusted as a matter of right. However fee paid by the Ch. Muhammad Hussain
3. 051-9250185
candidates/students will be settled in the following cases: Deputy Director (Mailing )
i) The candidates/students who deposit the fee for a Mr. Hafeezullah
4. 051-9250012
programme and later on change their mind to apply in Controller of Examination
another programme and communicate their decision in 5. Director Students Affairs 051-9250174
black and white to the admission section before dispatch of
study material in such cases, fee will be refunded to them
after deduction of 10% of the total amount deposited.
ii) The candidates/students who discontinue the programme/
courses(s) after dispatch of books, neither their admission
will be cancelled nor fee will be refunded to them.
iii) The candidates/ students who are not allowed admission to
a programme offered by the university due to less
enrolment/ non formation of viable group/ non offering of
courses, full fee will be refunded to them.
iv) The candidates/ students who know that they are ineligible for
admission to a programme, and even then they deposit the fee,
in such cases, the fee will be refunded to them after the
deduction of 5% as services charges from the total amount.
v) The amount deposited by the candidates/ student in excess
(more than the prescribed fee) will be refunded/ adjusted
within a year.
vi) Cases of refund of admission fee will be processed after
finalization/ completion of admission of the semester and only
on the production of original Bank Challan/Receipt No. 3 & 4.
vii) If candidates/students deceive the university and get admission
to two different programmes simultaneously in a semester
admission will be cancelled in both the programmes and the fee
deposited for both the programmes will be forfeited.

14. IMPORTANT TELEPHONE NUMBERS

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ADDRESS OF PART-TIME REGIONAL COORDINATORS

NWFP
1. Mr. Muhammad Taufeeque, 2. Mr. Muhammad Halim Khan 3. Mr. Syed Abbas Ali Shah
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University,
Principal, Govt. Centennial Model Head Master, Govt. Higher Principal, Govt. Israr Shaheed
High School, Marghuz, Secondary School Chanda High School,
Teh. & Distt. Swabi Khurrm, Kark Parachinar, (Kuram Agency)
4. Mr. Abdul Haleem, 5. Haji Rehman Ullah, 6. Mr. Johar Ali,
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University,
Head master, Govt. Middle Retd Principal, Seena Public Govt. High School No.2,
School, High School Umar Zai, Nowshera Cantt.
Baghdada, Mardan District Charsada
7. Mr. Himat Ullah Khan 8. Mr. Muhammad Shafiq, 9. Mr. Fazal Muhammad,
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University,
ADO, Office of EDO, SS, Govt. Comprehensive High Principal, Govt. High School,
Hangu School, Kohat Dara Adam Khel,
FR Kohat
10. Mr. Sardar Muhammad, 11. Mr. Lais Muhammad, 12. Mr. Minabat Khan,
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University,
SET, Govt. High School Sadda, Headmaster, Headmaster, Govt. High School
Lower Kuram Agency (Sadda) Govt. High School Seri Behlol, Shaidan Banda,
Tehsil Takht Bhai, Tehsil Takht Nasratti,
Mardan Distt. Karak
13. Mr. Gohar Khan, 14. Mr. Sahib-ur-Rehman, 15. Mr. Ali Akbar Chishti,
Regional Coordinator Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University,
SS, Govt. Higher Secondary Dy. DO (M), Elementary & Sr. SST, Govt. CM High School,
School No.1, Secondary Education, Booni, Battagram
Jamrud, Khyber Agency District Chitral

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16. Mr. Rasheed Ahmed, 17. Mr. Muhammad Miskeen Khan, 18. Mr. Liaqat,
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University,
Assistant District Officer, ADO (M) Circle Shergarh (Oghi) TGT, Govt. High School, Ghazi,
Schools & Literacy, Education Department, Distt. HARIPUR
Dassu Kohistan Mansehra
19. Mr. Muhammad Pervaz, 20 Mr. Imtiaz Ali, 21. Mr. Muzafar Ali,
Regional Coordinator, (Balakot) Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University,
Subject Specialist, Govt. Higher Instructor, Regional Institute of Govt. Centinnial Model High
Secondary School No.1, Teacher Education(RITE) School, Alpuri,
Mansehra Haripur, Distt. Haripur Distt. Shangla
22. Mr. Ali Haider, 23. Mr. Biradar Khan, 24. Mr. Ijaz Ahmed Jan,
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University,
SET, GCMHS, Timergara, Subject Specialist, GHSS, Assistant Professor, Govt. Degree
Distt. Dir Lower Tehsil Wari, College, Dargai,
Distt. Dir Upper Malakand Agency
25. Mr. Madayin Khan 26.. Mr. Shah Jehan, 27. Syed Ali Shah,
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University,
SET, Govt. High School, Inayat Assistant District Officer, Rtd. Principal
Killi, Office of the EDO, School & H.No. 632/A, Mohallah Abdullah
Bajaur Agency Literacy Department, Buner Khan, Bannu City
28. Haji Muhammad Gul,
Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University,
Rtd. Principal, Mohallah Saeed
Khel, Lakki Marwat

BALOCHISTAN
29.. Mr. Muhammad Anwar, 30. Mr. Muhammad Khalid, 31. Mr. Niaz Ahmed,
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University,

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Subject Specialist, Govt. Model SST, Govt. High School Pishkan, Acting Vice-Principal, Govt.
High School, Loralai Gwadar High School Dhadar, Bolan,
Loralai Bolan
32. Mr. Faqir Muhammad, 33. Mr. Muhammad Jan, 34. Mr. Muhammad Hussain,
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University,
SST (Headmaster), Govt. Middle SST Govt. High School Killa, SST. Govt Model High School,
School Mehmoodabad, District Kharan District Barkahan
Distt. Musa Khel (Baluchistan) (Baluchistan) (Baluchistan)

SINDH
35. Mr. Jan Muhammad Dahri, 36. Mr. Waqar Ahmed,, 37. Mr. Noor-ul-Amin,
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University,
Rtd, S.D.E.O, Shahpur Chakar, H. No.2/82, Near Muhammadi Lecturer, Govt. Degree Girls
Distt. Sanghar Mosque, Shah Faisal Colony, College Landhi No.2 ½ ,
KARACHI-75230 Karachi
38. Dr. Muhammad Mushtaq, 39. Ms. Zakia Elahi, 40. Mr. Shahms-ur-Rehman,
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University,
H. No.3, Block 87, Sector 5-D, Special Educator, Valeem House Subject Specialist, B-12,
North Karachi A-20, Al-Habib Society, Metroville 2, Site Town,
Sector 6A/1, Superhighway, Karachi
Karachi
41. Prof. Abdul Karim Chang, 42. Mr. Khalid Hussain Kamanger, 43. Mr. Zainlul Abedin,
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University Allama Iqbal Open University,
Principal Govt. Boys Degree HST, Govt. Islamia High School, SS (B-17), Govt. Boys Higher
College, Matli Shikarpur Secondary,
District Badin Kashmore
44. Mr. Muhammad Ali, 45. Mr. Muhammad Idrees,
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University,
HST, Govt. (P) Smam High HST, Govt. Muslim High
School, School,
Jacobabad Nawabshah

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PUNJAB
46. Ms. Zubaida Begum Ch. 47. Mr. Muhammad Zaman, 48. Mr. Javaid Rafiq,
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University,
Principal, University of Education Sr. Headmaster, Headmaster, Govt. Model High
Vehari Campus, Govt. High School 255/EB, School, Mailsi,
Vehari Burewala Distt. Vehari
49. Mr. Zahid Ahmed, 50. Mr. Ijaz Hussain, 51. Mr. Ali Ahmed Sian,
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University,
District Education Officer Associate Professor (Retd), Sr. Headmaster,
(Colleges), House No.2, Shami Road, Govt. Islamia High School,
Kasur Sheikhupura Khazana Gate, Lahore
52. Mr. Abdul Majeed, 53. Ms. Fakhira Tabasum, 54. Ms. Abida Perveen,
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University,
Sr. Headmaster, Senior Headmistress, Govt. Girls Senior Headmistress, Govt. City
Govt. M.C. High School, High School, Girls High School,
Nankana Sahib Chishtian Bahawalnagar
55. Ms. Faiqa Shaheen, 56. Mr. Syed Shamim Haider 57. Mr. Rafiq Ahmed,
Regional Coordinator, Gardezi Regional Coordinator
Allama Iqbal Open University, Regional Coordinator, Allama Iqbal Open University,
Senior Headmistress, Govt. Girls Allama Iqbal Open University, Assistant Professor, Govt.
Govt. M.C. High School, College for boys,
High School, Mandi Hasilpur
Arifwala Muzaffargarh
58. Mr.Mujahid Hussain Mujahid, 59. Mr. Abid Hussain Zia, 60. Malik Muhammad Aamir,
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University,
Sr. Headmaster, Govt. High Gulshan Ejaz Town Near Bodla Dy. District Education Officer
School, Kot Addu, Colony, (MEE),
Distt. Muzaffargarh Rajanpur Tehsil Khan Pur
61. Mr. Azhar Mahmood, 62. Syed Sibte Hasnain Tariq, 63. Mr. Sajid Ahmed Sajid,
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University,

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Senior Headmaster Govt. Islamia Senior Headmaster, Govt. High H.No. 30/1, Mohallah Lalu
High School, New Campus, School, Jesrai,
Okara Pakpattan Depalpur, Okara
64. Ms. Naveeda Afzal, 65 Mr. Yousaf Masih. 66. Syed Muhammad Zaheer,
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University,
Sr. Headmistress, Govt. Girls Principal, Govt. College for Headmaster, Govt. High School
High School, Shakargarh, Elementary Teachers, No.1,
Distt. Narowal Narowal Hafizabad
67. Mr. Muhammad Aslam, 68. Mr. Farooq Ahmed, 69. Mr. Muhammad Daud,
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University,
Principal, Govt. Post Graduate Lecturer, Govt. College SS/Teacher Educator, District
College, Malakwal, Training & Support Centre,
Mandi Baha-ud-Din Distt. Mandi Baha-ud-Din Bhakkar
70. Mr. Khadim Hussain, 71. Mr. Javed Hassan Khan, 72. Mr. Muhammad Zaman,
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator, (Isakhel) Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University,
SST(Rtd), Govt. High School, Headmaster Govt. High School SS (Math)/Headmaster, Govt.
Mankera Kamar Mashani,. High School Musa Wali,
Piplan, District Mainwali
District Bhakkar District Mianwali
73. Mr. Abdul Ghafoor Zahid, 74. Mr. Umar Hayat Farooq, 75. Mr. Naeem Ahmed,
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University,
Senior Headmaster, Lecturer, Govt. College SS, Govt. Higher Secondary
Govt. High School No.1, Samundri School, Garh Maharaja,
Kamalia Sumundri Tehsil Ahmed Pur Sial,
District Jhang
76. Mr. Tariq Majeed, 77. Mr. Akbar Ali, 78. Mehr Khalid Mahmood,
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University
Lecturer, Govt. Islamia College, Govt. High School Shorkot City, Headmaster, Govt. High School
Chiniot Shorkot 142, Silanwali,
Distt. Jhang District Sargodha
79. Mr. Maqsood Elahi, 80. Mr. Muhammad Zafar Iqbal, 81. Mr. Tariq Aziz,
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University Allama Iqbal Open University Allama Iqbal Open University

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Principal, Govt. Technical Model Principal, Govt. College for Lecturer, Govt. College Bhalwal,
High School, Jauharabad, Elementary Teachers, District Sargodha
District Khushab Shahpur Sadar, District,
Sargodha
82. Mr. Zahoor-ul-Haq, 83. Mr. Muhammad Nazam Qamar, 84. Mr. Fateh Khan Malik
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University Allama Iqbal Open University,
Headmaster, Govt. High School, Senior Headmaster, Govt. High Senior Headmaster, Govt. Boys
Fateh Jang School, Kahuta, High School No.1, Jand
Distt. Rawalpindi Distt. Attock.
85. Mr. Asif Mahmood, 86. Mr. Muhammad Sultan, 87. Mr. Muhammad Raza Vains,
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University,
Senior Headmaster, Govt. Pilot Senior Headmaster, Govt. High SS Govt. Higher Secondary
Secondary School, Attock School No.1, Hazro, School Sagri,
District Attock Distt. Attock Tehsil Kallar Syedan,
Distt. Rawalpindi.
88. Mr. Sher Muhammad Khan Niazi, 89. Mr. Tariq Habib Khan, 90 Mr. Muhammad Farooq,
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University,
Senior Headmaster, Govt. Gilani Assistant Professor, Govt. Lecturer, S.S (N.H) Govt. Degree
Model High School, College, College,
Wah Cantt. Murree Gujar Khan
91. Mr. Mahboob Hussain 92. Mr. Izhar-ul-Haq 93. Mr. Javed Iqbal Awan,
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University Allama Iqbal Open University Allama Iqbal Open University,
Govt. Degree College, Tehsil Govt. Islamia High School No4, Principal, Govt. Muslim Higher
Pindi Ghab, Liaqat Road, Secdondary School, Saidpur
Attock Rawalpindi Raod, Rawalpindi

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94. Mr. Abdul Haq Khan 95. Mr. Khalid Manzoor, 96. Mr. Muhammad Abbas,
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University,
Associate Professor, Principal Govt. Girls Degree Village Nilt, P/O Sikanderabad,
Govt. Post Graduate College, College, Athmuqam, Nagar-II,
Bagh (AK) District Neelum (AK) District Gilgit
97. Mr. Liaqat Ali, 98. Mr. Bakht Ali Khan, 99. Mr. Muhammad Hussain,
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator, ,
Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University
Headmaster, HM High School, Headmaster, HM DJ High ADI, Education Department,
District Astore School, Grunjar, N.As, Nagar-I
Punial, District Ghizer District Gilgit
100. Mr. Hukam Wali Khan, 101. Mr. Muhammad Zafar, 102. Mr. Muhammad Asif,
Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordinator,
Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University, Allama Iqbal Open University,
C/O F.G. High School Gupis, AEO, DDE Office, Subject Specialist, Elementary
Tehsil Gupis, Chilas, College (M),
District Ghizer, (Gilgit) District Diamer Rawalakot (AK)

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