Gilgit: The Vice-Chancellor of Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) Dr Nazir Sangi has said a campus of the university will be established in Gilgit at a cost of Rs30 million.
Talking to here on Saturday he said the AIOU had played a pivotal role in promoting education in Gilgit-Baltistan and other remote parts of the county.
Mr Nazir disclosed that negotiations with government regarding setting up a full-fledge campus in the region had concluded, saying, the campus would include hostels for girls and library as well. He said the AIOU was focusing on improving quality of education especially among women.
The AIOU VC said curriculum improvement was top priority of the university.