General Requirements

General Admission Requirements

Admission requirements for National Institute of Public Administration generally include the following:

  • Official transcript(s)
  • Certified copy of your Grade 12  Certificate
  • Certified copy of your official tertiary academic record(s) (if applicable)
  • Certified copy of your NRC (Zambian Students) or passport (international students)
  • Completed online application
  • Employment history (if applicable)


Tuition and Fees

Tuition and fees vary by degree program because NIPA programs are tailored to the specific needs of professionals in each field. You can download the Tuition and Fees Form


Start Dates

National Institute of Public Administration offers frequent start dates so that you can begin your program when it’s most convenient for you. For information about start dates for your degree program of interest, complete the information request form and a National Institute of Public Administration enrollment section will contact you.