Tuesday, December 13, 2016

AIOU launches MPhil degree program for practicing journalists

Islamabad - Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) will dispatch unique MPhil (Professional track) degree program for the youthful honing writers from next semester.

Senior media specialists will be welcome to impart their insight and ability to their kindred partners, said a news discharge on Sunday. This will empower the on-employment experts to upgrade their working ability.

Other than this, the University's Department of Mass Communication has grown fleeting courses in different media trains that will likewise be presented from one year from now, this was expressed by the Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Shahid Siddiqui while preparation a gathering of editorialists and authors who went to the University to get direct information of its instructive actuates.

Dr Siddiqui said, the AIOU, being media-based establishment giving training to the general population through separation learning wished to serve the writer group by meeting their expert prerequisites. Acknowledging media bolster for the University, he said he trusts that the media has now risen as most solid social foundation, and there is need, both media and the scholarly community cooperate for the reason for training.

Dr Shahid Siddiqui gave them a far reaching preparation on the means being taken for the University's advancement. He let them know that the University is additionally being produced as a center of social and abstract exercises, giving chance to columnists, essayists and feature writers to impart their expert perfection and experience to Faculty and the understudies.

He welcomed them to help the University in accomplishing its future objectives, especially advancing media-related exercises like propelling of an instructive TV station and growing FMs radio system.

The feature writers, individuals from World Columnists Club (WCC) valued the Vice Chancellor for his drives for realizing subjective change in the University's general working.

They noticed that the AIOU has demonstrated an exceptional advance amid the most recent two years for giving moderate training to the general population the nation over.

They likewise set forth a few proposition for development of assessment and examination framework. Secretary General of the WCC Baig Raj guaranteed they would stretch out full support to AIOU for accomplishing its future targets