ISLAMABAD - Allama Iqbal Open University extended last date for re-registration of its part-time tutors till July 5.

The interested persons have been asked to get them enrolled by the given date through e-registration process, said a press release issued here on Monday. This is an opportunity for the eligible applicants to become the part of the University’s teaching process. The re-registration is required by both previous and fresh ones. Qualification and experience, prescribed for tutors, will be strictly followed, as per the directives of Vice Chancellor Dr Zia-Ul-Qayyum, it said.

The university through its digital transformation programme has created an online portal for the e-registration of the part-time tutors. According to Director Regional Services Dr Inamullah Sheikh, this step is in continuation of the initiative taken by the vice chancellor, focusing on adopting the latest methods and technology in appointing qualified tutors for providing efficient teaching support to the University’s 1.4 million students.

The newly-introduced online e-registration portal is user friendly and the applicants could apply from their homes and work places, without any time taking activity.

The e-registration system has made easy and aspirants, who meet the qualification and experience requirements laid down by the university, could apply by visiting https://tutor.aiou.edu.pk and get themselves registered.

The applicants could also create their profile easily using smart-phone by accessing the portal.

The registration will be completed after depositing requisite fee and selection of courses. Processing fee of Rs 1000 can be deposited in any branch of MCB bank after 48 hours of downloading the fee challan from the portal.

The applicants will update the fee details on portal and retain the receipt. Their fee will automatically be varied from the bank. After depositing the fee, the applicants will submit the fee details on portal and they do not need to send the receipt copy to AIOU.