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Old November 21st, 2017, 10:15 AM
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The Administrative Staff College of Nigeria was established by the Federal Government. In ASCON, they recognize the critical need for effective leaders at all levels of organizations in the country.

Post-Graduate Diploma In Public Administration

Course Objectives

The objectives of the PGDPA programme are to:

Broaden the intellectual scope of participants;

Develop analytical and problem-solving capabilities of participants to enable them anticipate and respond to rapid socio-economic changes;

Provide an opportunity for relating principles and theories of public administration and management to practical situations.

Duration : Nine (9) months

Target Audience : -

The target audience includes the following:

(i) Candidates with good honour degrees and HND from recognized Universities and Polytechnics;

(ii) Other accepted qualifications are: professional qualifications e.g. ACA, ACCA or CIS; etc.

(iii) CPA with distinction from ASCON;

(iv) Candidates with a Post-CPA Diploma in Public Administration/Management from a recognized University;

(v) PSC (Pass Staff Course) or its equivalent from the Armed Forces;

(vi) Registered Nurses (RN) plus post qualifications in Public Health, Theatre Nursing, Basic Orthopedics, Community Health, etc.

(vii) Any other professional qualification acceptable to the Joint Board of Studies (JBS).

Course Contents

The programme is run in two semesters.

Theoretical Courses are taught in the First Semester as a foundation for the applied and more practical Courses of the Second Semester.

In the Second Semester, all the participants are required to take a common core course, as well as, all the Courses in one of the following five areas of specialization:

Personnel Management;

Finance, Supplies and Stores Management;

Planning and Research;

Local Government and Rural Development; and

Public Enterprises Management.

Course Fee : N175,100.00 (excludes accommodation and feeding)

Venue : ASCON Complex, Topo-Badagry


Administrative Staff College of Nigeria
Badagry, Lagos State, Nigeria.
P.M.B 1004 Topo-Badagry, Lagos
Email: dg@ascon.gov.ng or info@ascon.gov.ng

Phone: +234 8164824000 OR +234
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Old November 30th, 2020, 05:20 PM
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When to apply for PGDPA for 2020/2021 session and commencement of the programme
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Old June 9th, 2021, 09:00 AM

[QUOTE=Vingiryo;i wish to apply for the post graduate diploma course in public administration in your institution and wish to commence training in October 2021
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