Indira Gandhi National Open University, IGNOU announced that it will be signing a MoU (Memorandum of Understanding) with a University in Pakistan shortly. This step is an effort towards creating an atmosphere of co-operation between the two countries educational sectors. Allama Iqbal Open University, AIOU and IGNOU will soon appoint a team of faculty members to formulate a comprehensive scheme of collaboration between the two universities.Vice Chancellors from both the universities also discussed the means to educate rural students with the help of ICT (information, communication and technology) applications. The discussion concluded on a note of agreement, and both representatives stressed the need to start student and faculty exchange programs. These kinds of initiatives taken by the education sector will play a significant role in enhancing the relationship between the two countries. This very step will give a chance to students of both the countries to understand each other formally for better future.