The Graduate Certification Examinations comprises of the Skills Level Examinations (SLE) of the Business Administration Intermediate Examinations (BAIE) and the Knowledge Management Intermediate Examinations (KMIE). The SLE of the BAIE and KMIE comprises of a total of twelve (12) subjects. Successful completion of the Graduate Certification Examinations qualifies candidate for induction and certification as Graduate of Business Administration (Grad.BA) and Graduate of Knowledge Management (Grad.KM). In addition, candidate will be awarded the Professional Graduate Diploma in Business Administration and Knowledge Management (IBAKM GDip.).
The entry qualifications for the Graduate Certification Examinations are: LMBA/LMKM, IBAKM ADip., Higher National Diploma (HND) and Bachelor Degree in Management Sciences and Knowledge Management related disciplines or its equivalents desirous of developing a professional career as professional business administrator and knowledge manager. Please refer to the Admissions Requirements guideline for details on required qualifications. Meanwhile, a list of some job roles, functions and titles undertaken by Business Administration and Knowledge Management professionals and practitioners are available at Career Prospects.
Candidates who desire the IBAKM/Bachelor Degree combined honours qualifications will be required to satisfactorily sit for and pass the FLEI, FLEII, KLE, SLE and PLEI subjects of the Business Administration Certification Examinations (BACE) and the Knowledge Management Certification Examinations (KMCE). Meanwhile, candidates who desires exemptions will be required to provide an acceptable transcript of courses undertaken for consideration. Please note that all academic qualifications and degrees will be awarded by collaborating accredited tertiary institutions and universities in line with its specific academic policy.
To qualify for the Certified Business Administrator (CBA), Certified Knowledge Manager (CKM), Certified Business Administration Practitioner (CBAP) and Certified Knowledge Management Practitioner (CKMP) qualifications candidates are expected to have at least completed the ASSOCIATE CERTIFICATION EXAMINATIONS. Meanwhile, to qualify for the Certified Global Manager (CGMgr.) qualification candidates are expected to have attained the MCBA/MCKM qualifications.
Undergraduates of accredited tertiary institutions in Nigeria and across the globe as well as National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members are encouraged to take advantage of the discounted rates as provided under the Students Scheme and NYSC Scheme to get qualified.
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SKILLS LEVEL EXAMINATIONS (SLE) - BAIE
The Skills Level Examinations (SLE) for the Business Administration Intermediate Examinations (BAIE) comprises of six (6) subjects.
SKILLS LEVEL EXAMINATIONS (SLE) - KMIE
The Skills Level Examinations (SLE) for the Knowledge Management Intermediate Examinations (KMIE) comprises of six (6) subjects.