ISLAMABAD - Vice Chancellor Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU), Professor Dr. Zia ul Qayyum will soon visit Saudi Arabia to explore and examine the possibilities of collaboration with the Saudi online education system as per the instructions of the Federal Ministry of Education and Vocational Training.  This visit will be part of AIOU’s efforts to establish and promote joint ventures with other countries for imparting quality education to the people of Pakistan. Federal Minister for Education Rana Tanveer Hussain was of the view that the online education system had become very popular all over the world during the COVID-19.  He said that Saudi Arabia had established a state-of-the-art online system for education with 20 TV channels.  A delegation of AIOU will visit Saudi Arabia to examine their education system to improve the facilities here at AlOU.