Applications are invited from candidates who fall under any of the
categories below and wish to participate in the AUGUST 2021
Special Membership/Re-evaluation of Successful September
2016, March 2017 and September 2017 Professional Practice
1. SPECIAL MEMBERSHIP/NIA PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE
EXAMINATIONS (AUGUST 2021)
This Exercise is open to Candidates with the following
qualifications: (a) Re-evaluation of Successful NIAPPE:
Candidates who passed the September 2016, March 2017, and
September 2017 NIAPPE but are not registered by ARCON (Such
Candidates will present themselves for addressing the issues raised
by ARCON). (b) ARCON Program: Interaction with Candidates
who are successful in the ARCON programs and wish to be
registered by the NIA (Such Candidates will present themselves
for interaction towards assessing them for Full Membership of
NIA). (c) Candidates that are not Associate members must submit
completed application form for the Associate membership.
2. METHOD OF APPLICATION (FOR ARCON PROGRAM
CANDIDATES) Application Forms for the Associate Membership
and the Special Membership / PPE can be accessed from the
NIA Website www.nia.ng upon the payment of N5,000:00 (Five
Thousand Naira for Exam Form and N2,500:00 for Associate
Membership Form only).
Application Forms are to be submitted with the following:
(a) Non-refundable Processing Fee of N20,000:00 (Twenty
Thousand Naira Only). (b) Sighted photocopies of
Educational Certificates (WASC, Diplomas and Degrees)
and NYSC Certificates. Statement of Results shall not be
(c) All applicants must have their Certificates sighted and
endorsed by a Member of the current NIA Council.
(d) Two nos. recent passport photographs.
(e) Affidavit explaining discrepancies in names or other
particulars on Certificates (if any). (f) A letter forwarding
application form and enclosures.
All payments are to be made into Nigerian Institute of Architects Access
Bank Account No. 0003320931 and the teller or evidence of transfer
should be submitted with the application form.
The Exercise will hold on Tuesday 17thAugust 2021.
5. EXAMINATION CENTRES
The Special Membership / PPE Re-evaluation will hold at four Centres,
namely, Abuja, Lagos, Kaduna and Enugu. Candidates should indicate
on their Application Form the Centre at which they wish to participate
in the exercise. Indicated Centres will not be changed once forms are
Strict compliance with all conditions stated above is pre-requisite to
being considered for the exercise.
7. CLOSING DATE
All completed application forms must reach:
THE HONORARY GENERAL SECRETARY
NIGERIAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTS 24 MAGAJI MUAZU
MAGAJI CRESCENT, OFF PATRICK YAKOWA STREET OFF KUBWA
EXPRESSWAY, KATAMPE EXTENSION, ABUJA, FCT
Not later than 5pm on Tuesday 3rd August 2021.
ARC. MORADEKE OKUNRINBOYE, FNIA
HONORARY GENERAL SECRETARY