AIOU raises remuneration of exams staff

AIOU raises remuneration of exams staff

December 04, 2017

islamabad - Thousands of examiners of Allama Iqbal Open University will get enhanced remuneration for their duties from spring 2017 semester.

A decision to this effect was taken by the University’s Executive Council on the recommendations of the finance committee. This is in line with the new initiatives taken by AIOU Vice Chancellor Dr Shahid Siddiqui to enhance quality of education.

This is also part of qualitative improvement brought about in the university’s overall examination system during the last three years.

The increase will also be applied to paper-marking staffers and thousands of university tutors who are engaged in various academic programmes.

Those who will take benefit of the increase included the staff deputed on the conduct of exams and papers’ evaluation. Allied staff of lower grade will also get the benefit.

According to the notification, utility charges that occur in the conduct of examination and papers’ evaluation process have also been increased.