Professional Membership Qualifying Examination (PMQE):

The Institute’s PMQE has four stages of professional qualifying examination. However, exemption(s) are granted for previous relevant structured knowledge acquired in recognized institution of higher learning. It course structure is designed to cover general administrative practice, with specialized focus on Public Administration and Marketing (A dedicated prospectus and syllabus is available on request). Meanwhile, here are highlights of the course and examination.

 Entry Qualification

Bachelor’s Degrees, Higher National Diploma and equivalent qualifications in any discipline, holders of professional membership certificates by examination such as ACA, ACIA, ACIS, ANIM, ACMA, ACCA, etc

 Duration

It is expected that within two years to three years, an average candidate should complete the entire professional qualifying examination. Where a candidate enjoys exemption from some subjects; completion period maybe reduced.

Course Outline

Part One

  • Financial Reporting
  • Management Principles and Practice
  • Comm. & Report Writing
  • Business and Co-operative Law
  • Managing Information
  • Public Administration Practice

 Part Two

  • Systems and Info. Tech.
  • Organizational Behavioural Studies
  • Managing People and Training
  • Meetings and Corporate Law
  • Office Administration and Technology
  • Public Finance

 Part Three

  • Labour Law and Industrial Relations
  • Managing Processes
  • Project & Contract Management
  • Managing Financial Resources
  • Purchasing & Supply Chain Management
  • Managing Facilities

 Part Four

  • Trust Administration
  • Insurance and Pension Management
  • Performance Management
  • Entrepreneurial Development
  • Management Consultancy
  • Case Studies or Research Project

Option of Public Administration or Marketing Specialization only

Public Administration Specialization

  • Public Health Administration
  • Human Resource Administration
  • Co-operative and Community Development
  • Local Government and Finance
  • Government Accounting
  • Public Policy Analysis

Marketing Specialization

  • Consumer Behaviour
  • Marketing Research
  • Product Development and Management
  • Industrial & Service Marketing
  • Marketing Management and Cases
  • Marketing Communication

Detailed course content shall be made available on request