distance_learning_3The Outreach Programmes Divsion of the National Institute of Public Administration offers the opportunity to  students who rarely or never attend face-to-face for on-campus access to educational facilities, because they study online or through other ways of communication. The institution offers distance Distance learning is as great way to retain a post secondary education even for those who don´t really have the time to go to classes all day or do not have the opportunity to travel to Lusaka or our other Campuses. Rather than attend regular classroom courses the student is kept in contact with your lecturers through other ways of communication.

PROGRAMMES OF STUDY

PROGRAMME

DURATION

Bachelors in Law (LLB) 8 Semesters
Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration (BPA) 8 Semesters
Bachelor of Arts in Human Resource Management (BHRM) 8 Semesters
Bachelors in Business Management (BBM) 8 Semesters
Bachelors in Accounting (BACC) 8 Semesters
Bachelors in Computer Science 8 Semesters
Post graduate Diploma in Management studies (PDM) 3 SEMESTERS
Diploma in Management Studies (DMS) 3 SEMESTERS
Diploma in Human Resource Management (DHRM) 3 SEMESTERS
Diploma in Project Management (DPM) 3 SEMESTERS
Diploma in Law (DL) 3 SEMESTERS
Diploma in Gender Studies (DGS) 3 SEMESTERS
Diploma in Public Relations (DPR) 3 SEMESTERS
Diploma in Records Management (DRM) 3 SEMESTERS
Diploma in Public Administrations (DPA) 3 SEMESTERS
Diploma in Social Work (DSW) 3 SEMESTERS
Diploma in Human Rights (DHR) 3 SEMESTERS
Executive Assistant Diploma (EAD) 3 SEMESTERS
Diploma in Banking and Finance (DIBF) 3 SEMESTERS
Diploma in Business Adminstration (DBA) 3 SEMESTERS
Diploma in computer Engineering (ABMA) 3 SEMESTERS
Diploma in Information Systems and Programming (DISP) 3 SEMESTERS
Accounting Technician Diploma (ATD) 3 SEMESTERS
ZICA Licentiate 3 SEMESTERS
ZICA Professional 3 SEMESTERS
Zambia Institute of Marketing Diploma (ZIM) 3 SEMESTERS
Chartered Institute of Marketing Diploma (CIM) 3 SEMESTERS
Advance Diploma in computer Engineering (ABMA) 3 SEMESTERS
Chartered Institute of Purchasing and supply Graduate Diploma (CIPS) 3 SEMESTERS
Chartered institute of purchasing and Supply Advanced Diploma (CIPS) 3 SEMESTERS
Chartered Institute of Marketing Professional Diploma (CIM) 3 SEMESTERS
IMIS Diploma 3 SEMESTERS
IMIS Higher Diploma 3 SEMESTERS
Zambia Institute of Marketing Professional Diploma (ZIM) 3 SEMESTERS
Post graduate Diploma in Financial Management (PGDFM) 3 SEMESTERS
Chartered Institute of Purchasing and supply Diploma 3 SEMESTERS
Certificate in Management Studies 1 Semester
Certificate in Procecution 3 Months
Certificate in Law 1 Semester
Certificate in Records Management 1 Semester
Certificate in Human Resource Management 1 Semester
Certificate in Accounting 1 Semester
Certificate in Business Administration 1 Semester
Certificate in Information Systems and Programming 1 Semester

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

To qualify for any of the long term training programmes and courses that NIPA offers, the applicant must be a holder of a full grade twelve (12) certificate with minimum five credits or better including English. Serving officers will be required to have at least three credits of better (including English) at grade 12 or form five (5) certificate plus a certificate in a related field. However, the minimum entry requirement for post graduate diploma programmes is full grade twelve 12) certificate with minimum five credits or better including English plus first degree from an accredited institution.

WORSHOPS, SEMINARS AND EVENTS

We will provide a list of workshops, seminars and events undertaken by the Division once it is agreed upon.
RESEARCH AND CONSULTANCY

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CAREERS

Our graduates have an excellent track record of employment in both public and private sectors. The graduates go into career areas directly reflecting the skills they have gained through their chosen study programmes.