The Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) has announced to host its first Nationwide Graduate Conference starting from Wednesday.
The goal of this conference is to promote interaction between students, teachers and researchers to attain the ultimate goal of quality education, with special focus on developing a culture of research in the country.
The Conference would help creating and enabling the environment at AIOU for innovation, research and creativity. While presiding over a meeting to review arrangements of the conference, AIOU Vice Chancellor Professor Dr. Shahid Siddique hoped that the conference would help creating knowledge, and information disseminated among students.
Key academics and researchers around the country are expected to attend the conference to share their knowledge and expertise. The multi-disciplinary conference will provide a platform for sharing knowledge and for interaction among graduate students coming from various universities.
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Although, AIOU is not currently ranked any better in Pakistan, the quality of education in AIOU is below the standard. However, these kinds of initiatives are mandatory in order to develop a platform where research culture can flourish, this becomes a precursor in promoting quality education.