Welcome to the fastest growing academic community in the Country – the Virtual University of Pakistan. In just a few years this Federal Government University has become one of the largest higher education institutions of the country. Its graduates are gainfully employed by prominent industrial and business concerns and many have established their own enterprises and are providing employment to others. A large number of VU graduates are continuing their studies at other top tier universities both within and outside Pakistan.
You must be aware that VU is the pioneer in Information and Communications Technology based education in Pakistan. It employs a unique pedagogy involving video content delivered through multiple modes including broadcast television, the World Wide Web and DVDs. Comprehensive student-teacher interaction and support is provided over the Internet and supplemented using mobile devices. The University has developed world-class courses for you and in order to fully benefit from them, you should become completely familiar with the University’s Learning Management System (LMS). You will be provided a detailed orientation in order to help you get started with your studies at VU.
The Virtual University of Pakistan maintains high academic standards and you will have to work regularly and consistently to get a degree from Virtual University, but let me assure you: the Virtual University’s degree is well worth the effort.
If ever you have any problems, questions or suggestions, please do not hesitate to write to me. Your suggestions are very valuable and will help us further improve the programs of the Virtual University.
Once again, welcome, and let us march together towards an educated Pakistan and into a new and prosperous era for our nation.
Dr. Naveed A Malik