Admissions into Programmes are open throughout the year.


The Institute does not award degrees and diplomas or certificates within Nigeria’s National Certificate Scheme (NCS). Candidates who complete our Professional Programmes are issued with Certificate of proficiency, while those that attend Non-Academic Programmes are issued certificates of Course Completion.


The Institute delivers its programmes through a distinguished multi-disciplinary team of Faculty, each with leadership experience in business, public service, corporate governance, and academia. It has resident and visiting faculty members.

Research Fellows

The Institute admits Research Fellows (RF) to conduct in-depth research on diverse issues including Conflict and peace-building, gender & development, politics and governance, poverty and development. The outcome of the Institute’s research endeavours are published for public consumption.