HOW TO PREPARE AIOU EXAMS?
Examinations General Information
Examination Department remains associated with every student till the award of Degree/certificate. Department perform the following tasks:
- Collection of result of continuous assessment component from Regions and its inclusion in the final result.
- Conduct of term final examination at the centers like conventional system and compilation/processing of the result.
- Issuance of Certificate/Degrees to successful students.
Students are required to do two assignments for each half-credit course and four assignments for each full credit course. The marks obtained in the assignments contribute to the final course result. For successful completion of the course, it is imperative to obtain a minimum 40% from Matric to Master level programmes and 50% for M.Phil Ph.D. programmes. Students failing in continuous assessment (assignments) are not eligible to appear in the final examination.
Issuance of Roll No. Slips:
The University send Roll Number Slip to each student to appear in the final examination at least 10 days before the examinations in which Roll Number, Registration, address of examination center and dated on which paper is held are mentioned. If any student does not receive this intimation slip 10 days before the commencement of examinations, The same could also be got printed from AIOU web site: www.aiou.edu.pk
Change of Examination Centre:
The University does not entertain the request for change of Examination Centre except in exceptional circumstances wherein the student has genuine reasons for this change. For this she/she has to apply at least 45 days before the commencement of examinations.
Declaration of Results of Examinations:
The results of examinations are declared within three months of completion of examinations and dispatched at his/her postal address by ordinary mail. Results can be downloaded from AIOU web site
Weightge of Assignments & Final Examination:
For calculation of final result of a student weightge of assignments & final examination is considered as 30% and 70% respectively .
Preparation of Certificates/Degrees:
On successful completion of the required number of courses for a programme, the student has to apply to Certificate Section of Examinations Department for the issuance of Certificate/Degree. The certificate/degree to the successful student is issued within the period of two years.
The University has adopted the following grading scheme for its students:
|80% and above
|70% to 79%
|60% to 69%
|50% to 59%
|40% to 49%
(The percentage in assignment and final examination do not apply to programmed like BBA, MBA as indicated earlier).
A student who fails in the assignment component is not eligible to appear in the final examination. He/she has to take re-admission in that particular course and repeat it. A student who fails in the final examination is allowed two more chances to reappear in the examination within next three semesters on payment of reappear fee only.
If you are marked ‘Reappear’, you will have to appear in examination again. If you are marked as ‘Fail’, you will have to deposit the admission fee again. You will also have to submit the assignments and take the examination.
HOW TO PREPARE AIOU EXAMS?
Note the students who are worried about the online exams of Allama Iqbal Open University.
These exams will be very easy. Be Satisfied Those who try their best to solve the paper will easily pass.
- Past papers are essential and important tool for the preparation of exams. They are almost mandatory for the examinations particularly in distance learning where students are not attending classes like regular students.
- Guess papers are very helpful and important tool for the exams preparation.
- key books are very helpful in exams for short questions and MCQs.
- Also prepare your assignments
- Read important long paragraph from text books for long questions