NOTE: Please be informed that the Programme is currently on hold

Open to holders of Master Degree.

1. Shepherd University, Republic of Benin
2. Adonai University, Republic of Benin

In addition to Nigerian College of Administration, there are other Recognized Teaching Centres for the PDBS and APDA
courses in several cities throughout Nigeria preparing students for the examinations of the Institute, from
which the students can make a choice. Students are also free to study privately and register for the
examinations as independent candidates. For the full list of study centres visit our Website

PDBS and APDA Examinations are held in June, and December each year, in accordance with detailed Time Table for each
examination diet to be published or notified to the candidates before the examination. Subject to sufficient
entries the examinations will be held at the following cities: Aba, Abuja, Eket, Enugu, Ibadan, Lagos, Owerri,
Nassarawa, Port Harcourt, Uyo, Warri, Zaria. The Examinations are open only to Registered Students who
are either taking Institute’s examination courses with the Recognised Teaching Centres or who are studying
privately as independent candidates.

List of fees payable for the programmes are obtained free of charge at the College or the Chartered Institute. This
can be downloaded on our website

Application form is obtainable in person or by email at the College or at the National Secretariat, on payment of
N5,000 for APDA Professional course, or N4,000 for Professional Diploma in Business Studies. Payment is by direct cash
deposit into the bank account of Nigerian College of Administration with First Bank (A/C No: 2018190845) or
Zenith Bank (A/C No: 1010223085). The bank deposit slip should be submitted before the Application Form for
Student Registration is processed. Email:


__________________Director of Professional Education and Training ___________________