The Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) and the First Women Bank Limited (FWBL) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for providing concession in fee to those female students of Secondary School Certificate (SSC) who are living in less than 40% literacy region.
Under the MoU, the two sides will have bilateral cooperation on a regular basis as part of their efforts and commitment for empowerment of women. The MoU was signed by AIOU Vice-Chancellor Professor Dr. Nazir Ahmed Sangi and FWBL President-Chairperson Mrs. Shafqat Sultana.
The AIOU will provide space for opening of ‘FWBL Fee Collection Booths’ on its campuses and study centres to facilitate students. The FWBL will provide computer laboratories and skill training equipment at the AIOU regional offices and study centres to facilitate female students.