list of online universities in pakistan

Number of universities in world are offering online studies to introduce distance learning. In Pakistan different universities are offering online studies to facilitate distance learning. online universities in pakistan.

Government and private sector universities are offering online degree programs in all departments. These universities are offering online studies from matric level to post graduate level in all disciplines of studies. 

There is large number of students opting in traditional educational system. It is beneficial for jobs holder or professional. Because they can set independent class schedules. Some people are unable to study at campus due to financial issues. This distance learning education make student life easier. It will be very easy to manage the online studies. 

Students can get rid from hectic routine of traditional educational system. Different universities in Pakistan are offering online degree programs. Here is list of few universities offering online studies for the benefit of student and job holder.

List Of Top Best online Universities in Pakistan

1- Virtual University of Pakistan:

Virtual University is one of the best and top university of Pakistan that offers distance learning educational system. Virtual University has more than 190 campuses in Pakistan. It is public sector university. This university is also recognized in world. virtual university of pakistan.

In campuses of Virtual University student can interact with each other.

It was established in 2012. Fee structure of Virtual University is affordable. Virtual University is easily accessible to students having financial problems. University offers semester system. You may also visit campus to interact with peers and teachers. Overseas Pakistani can also enroll in Virtual University. 

Programs offered by Virtual University:

  • Ph.D
  • M.Phil
  • Master 
  • Bachelor
  • Post Graduate Diplomas

Faculties:

  • Arts 
  • Education
  • Computer Science
  • Science and Technology
  • Management sciences



Method of teaching:

University has modern learning management system. Students need to login to learning management system for lectures. Video recorded lectures are available on learning management system.

Virtual University has four TV channels. 

  • VTV1
  • VTV2
  • VTV3
  • VTV4

Free internet facility is available in all campuses of Virtual University.

Admission Calendar:

  • Spring: 
  • February to March
  • Autumn:
  • September to October

Admission Procedure:

First of all collect admission form from any campus of Virtual University. Then fill the form and submit to any campus or head office of Virtual University. You can also download admission form from university website. Then submit the fee .

  • Contact: 0800-880-88, 0304-111-0880
  • Address: MA Jinnah Campus, Defence Road, Off Raiwind Road, Lahore.


2- Allama Iqbal Open University:

Allama Iqbal Open University is also one of the best university offering online degree program. It was established in 1974. University offers semester system. 

1.2 million students are enrolled in Allama Iqbal Open University. There is no age restriction for enrollment in any program. Allama Iqbal Open University has 40 campuses and regional centers in different cities of Pakistan. 

University follows semester system and offers more than 2000 programs. 

Programs Offered by AIOU:

  • Ph.D
  • M.Phil
  • Master 
  • Bachelor
  • Post Graduate Diplomas
  • HSSC
  • SSC
  • B.Ed


Faculties:

  • Arabic 
  • Education
  • Science
  • Islamic studies
  • Social Sciences
  • Humanities


Method of teaching:

This university offers variety of teaching methods to its students. Following methods are used in teaching.

  • Regular workshop
  • Special Books
  • Study centre
  • Seminars 
  • Reading materials
  • Assignments
  • Presentations
  • Online study material
  • Student can accessed to online lecture at any time.

Admission Calendar:

University offers admission twice in a year.

1- Spring: February to March

2- Autumn: July to August


Admission procedure:

If you want to get admission in Allama Iqbal Open University in distance learning program. Then you need to select desirable course along with eligibility criteria. Then purchase prospectus from nearest regional center of Allama Iqbal Open University. Then submit fee in particular bank that is mentioned in prospectus. You will get stamp paper from bank. After this procedure your admission will be confirmed. 

I will also attach address and contact number of Allama Iqbal Open University. You may also contact with university for further admission procedure.


Contact: 051-111-112-468

Address: Directorate of Students Advisory & Counselling Services, Gateway Block, Ground Floor, Allama Iqbal Open University, Sector H-8, Islamabad.


3-  Preston University:


Preston University was established in 1984. It is famous for business administration and computer science. It also offers distance learning in Pakistan. 


Programs offered by Preston University:

  • BS Computer Science
  • BBA
  • Applied Sciences
  • MBA
  • M.phil
  • Ph.D


Faculties:

  • Faculty of Applied Science
  • Faculty of computer science
  • Faculty of Business administration

Admission Calendar:

It's admission starts in September and ends in October.

Method of teaching:

Like other universities method of teaching is also online. Recorded video and audio lectures are uploaded on learning management system of university.  Student can attempt online quiz on learning management system. Student can also interact with teacher in Virtual class rooms.


Admission procedure:

If you want to get admission in Preston University then you need to apply online. First of all visit official website of Preston University. Select the desirable program and submit the fee. Fee structure is reasonable. 

Then university will provide login details of learning management system.


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4- Bahauddin Zakriya University:

Bahauddin Zakriya University is also one of the best university that offers quality distance learning education. University has one of the advance learning management system. Study material is easily accessible to students through this modern LMS.


Programs offered by BZU:

  • MSC applied Physics
  • MSC applied chemistry
  • MSC IT


Faculties:

  • Faculty of information technology
  • Faculty of applied Physics
  • Faculty of applied chemistry


Admission Calendar:

  • September to October 
  • Admission open only once a year.

Method  Teaching:

Method of teaching is online. Students are easily accessible to lectures by learning management system. Recorded video and audio lectures are given to students. Online quiz portal is also available on learning management system of university. University follows semester system. E-books are also available on LMS. 

Presentations and seminars are held in university. Where students can interact with peers and professor.


Admission procedure:


If you want to get admission in distance education then you don't need to submit form physically. Just visit official website of BZU and create account for admission. Then select desirable subject and proceed the admission process. Then submit fee in designated branch of bank. Your admission will be confirmed.


5- University of Engineering and Technology:

UET is also one of the best university offering distance learning education at your door step.


Programs offered by UET:

  • Msc Chemistry
  • Msc applied Physics
  • Msc applied Mathematics


Faculties:

  • Faculty of Mathematics
  • Faculty of Physics
  • Faculty of Chemistry


Method of teaching:

Method of teaching is online. University has own modern learning management system. Recorded video and audio lectures are uploaded on LMS. Students can also download lectures. Students can interact with fellows and teachers during seminars and workshops on campus.


Admission Procedure:

You don't need to fill admission form physically at university.  Students can submit application online by visiting official website of university.

Open official website of university and create account on it. Select desirable program and submit thee fee. 


6- Comsats University:

Comsats University is also one of the best university offering online education. It was established in 1998. In 2018 it was upgraded to Comsats University. Virtual campus of Comsats University is called VComsats. 

Programs offered by VComsats:

  • Master and Bachelor program
  • Master executive program


Faculties:

  • Science
  • Management science
  • Information technology


Method of teaching:

It is not easy for students of information technology and computer science to study online. Because they need to cover lectures in labs. But learning management system of VComsats is best. It provide recorded audio and video lectures. Quiz portal is available in LMS. All kind of course content is available on learning management system of VComsats.

Student can also buy DVDs and CDs of lectures from university. VComsats has YouTube channel. 


Admission Calendar:

  • Spring:
  • January to February


Fall:

  • August to September
  • Admission procedure:

Admission procedure is totally online via official website of Comsats University. You don't need to travel and submit admission form physically. 

  • For any information or query. Please contact on given numbers.
  • Contact: 051-9259406-8
  • Address: Main Campus, Park Road, Tarlai Kalan, Islamabad


7- Pakistan Institute of Modern Studies:

It was established in 1997. PIMS University has top quality management along with professional faculty. This institute offers quality distance learning education in different fields. 

Programs offered by PIMS:

  • BS CS
  • MA Education
  • MA English


Faculties:

  • Faculty of English
  • Faculty of Education
  • Faculty of Computer Science


Admission Calendar:

  • Admission starts in month of September and ends in October.


Method of teaching:

Like other universities PIMS has also top quality learning management system. Recorded video and audio lectures are uploaded on LMS. Students can also download lectures from leaning management system of university. Quiz portal is also available on LMS.

Admission Procedure:

Only online applications are acceptable. You don't need to submit application form manually at university. Just simply create account on official website of university. Then select desirable program and deposit fee in mentioned bank. Then your admission will confirmed.


8- CASE ( Center of Advance Studies in Engineering):

CASE is one of the best engineering university of Pakistan. This institute provide technical education to job holders. Job holder engineer can pursue engineering education along with job. 


Admission Calendar:

  • Admission starts in September and end in month of October.


Programs offered by CASE:

  • MS Biomedical engineering
  • MS electrical engineering

Facilities:

  • Faculty of Biomedical engineering
  • Faculty of electrical engineering


Method of teaching:

Like other universities CASE has also top class learning management system. Lectures and other educational content is uploaded on learning management system. Where students can easily access to educational materials. Quiz portal is also available on LMS. 

Admission Procedure:

If you want to get admission in CASE then you need to fill online application at official website of CASE. Then select desirable program and submit the fee. 


Advantages of Distance Learning:

  • It is beneficial for job holders.
  • It save lot of time.
  • It save lot of money and other study expenses.
  • Students from remote areas can continue study from home.


Disadvantage of Distance Learning:

Students need active internet connection. But in remote areas facility of internet is not available. Students can't interact with fellows and teachers. 

Students don't focus on study. 



(Frequently Asked Questions):


  • Q- No.1 How many universities are offering online education in Pakistan?
  • Above all mentioned universities are offering online education in Pakistan.

  • Q-No.2Which university has better teaching method?
  • VU has world class teaching methodology. Virtual class rooms are also good for teaching. Students can easily interact with fellows and teacher.

  • Q-No.3What is LMS?
  • LMS means learning management system. It's a platform where students needs to log in. Students can  easily access to study material. All kinds of educational content is uploaded on LMS.

  • Q-No.4What is advantage of distance learning?
  • Job holders and people from remote areas are getting quality education from home at reasonable fee. Distance learning has advantages for job holders.


Conclusion:

If you can't afford heavy fee and other study expenses then distance learning is beneficial for you. It is also beneficial for job holder. Now a days universities are improving their online teaching method. Please share this online universities in Pakistan information with your family, friends and their loved one through Facebook, Whattsapp, Twitted and Instagram so that they can be entertained these services. If you have any Query  have any problem about this online universities in Pakistan Article then comment in below.


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