Press Releases

March 2015

Pay VU fee through Easypaisa News

Virtual University of Pakistan (VU) has partnered with easypaisa & Tameer Micro Finance Bank Limited (TMFBL) to make it possible for students to pay their fee through easypaisa mobile wallet or easypaisa outlets (any easypaisa shop, Telenor Franchise or any branch of Tameer Micro Finance Bank Limited). Signing ceremony was held on March 20th 2015 at Pearl Continental Hotel Lahore.

This service will indeed help students in paying their fees with the help of easypaisa services being provided by TMFBL. Easy Paisa will provide electronic collection services by facilitating VU Students to effect payment of VU Fees at any easypaisa shop near to their locality, the same is available 24/7 365 days a year.

Currently there are more than 65,000 easypaisa shops located across Pakistan. Moreover students who maintain a branchless banking account with Tameer Micro Finance Bank Limited may directly debit their fee through Mobile Phones. TMFBL shall also generate “SMS Alerts” which will be sent to designated Mobile Phone number provided by the relevant VU Student. The MOU was signed by Mr. Rehan Ahmed Akhtar, Director of easypaisa and Mr. Naeem Tariq, Director Finance Virtual University of Pakistan.

Speaking on the occasion, Rehan Ahmed Akhtar, Director of easypaisa said that under this partnership with VU, easypaisa & TMFBL would facilities all VU students even in remote areas across the country. Director Finance VU, Naeem Tariq was of the view that student fee collection & processing will be made easy & convenient. VU wishes to make available to its students more efficient and less time consuming ways of paying VU fees, the collection charges will be borne by VU on behalf of students.