To promote a cashless educational environment nationwide, FonePay, Pakistan’s first payments Super App powered by Masterpass, has partnered with ROOTS Millennium schools, one of the best school systems aiming to develop successful and diverse academic skills for the students of Pakistan. The announcement was made at a signing ceremony held in Islamabad.
As part of this strategic partnership, all FonePay Super App users will now be able to make online fee payments offered by ROOTS, helping foster a cashless educational environment. The parents will now be able to make online payments for their child’s tuition and processing fees.
Ms. Madiha Saad, General Manager IT & E-Services, stated at the occasion, “The world is embracing the ongoing digitization and Online payments and mobile wallets are the way towards the future. FonePay is a platform that will equip parents and students with secure and swift payments conveniently on the go. Roots Millennium is on its journey to digitally enable the Parents & Students and this is just the beginning!”.
FonePay currently allows over 35 million people in Pakistan, in collaboration with leading financial institutions, to link or open accounts from multiple banks. Users can also link any Mastercard credit, debit or prepaid card issued in Pakistan and use the app to pay within seconds. FonePay has over 20,000 merchants in 85 cities across Pakistan.
Roots Millennium Schools has reached 30 years of academic excellence – more than one quarter of a century, Roots Millennium Schools (RMS) today is synonymous with academic excellence, student achievement, social entrepreneurship, learning opportunity and scholarship discovery for students, parents, teachers, alumni and the community as a whole.
Roots Millennium Schools (RMS) has a growing presence in 20 major cities across Pakistan with more than 55 purposes-built state-of-the-art sustainable Campuses nationwide with an incessant increase in student number to nearly 25,000 plus students today. Roots Millennium Schools have achieved academic excellence and all-round development of students for nearly 30 years. RMS is Pakistan’s first Confucius Classroom (CC) in collaboration with China Radio International CRI, Hanban Beijing and Confucius Institute Head Quarter, China with more than 8500 students learning Mandarin as a global currency for communication exchange, RMS is also a member of the prestigious German Pasch Schools network, where 5000 learners are learning German language from A1 to B1 in collaboration with Goethe Institute.
RMS is Pakistan’s first World Wide Fund WWF Green School; with an agreement with WWF Pakistan to promote all enrolled students nationwide as active and responsible citizens as green students thus promoting greener communities and climate change education for an eco-friendly much greener planet. RMS has also pledged to work towards the conservation of Snow leopard in Pakistan; therefore we have officially adopted the Snow leopard protection campaign in Pakistan as our school green slogan and have also become the first school system to have 100 percent student and schools registered as green students and schools. RMS is proud to be Pakistan’s first ‘Mentor school’ by Microsoft Education Worldwide, where in 2014, 2016 and 2017 RMS has been selected by Microsoft as one of 80 ‘Mentor Schools’ from around the world and the only one in Pakistan, in recognition of our innovative teaching practices and student-centered approach. ‘Mentor Schools’ are recognized leaders to have achieved change within their own education systems.