Membership Upgrading

GUIDELINES FOR MEMBERSHIP UPGRADING

The ‘Upgrading’ phenomenon is applicable only to those members seeking for a rise in membership grades from GRADUATE to ASSOCIATE, and from ASSOCIATE to MEMBER. The following are the requirements for Upgrading:

  1. The member must have spent at least three (3) years at the lower grade to become eligible for consideration for upgrading.
  2. The member (regardless of membership grade) must accumulate at least 15 credit points within the period by attending functions of the Institute, one of which must be the Mandatory Continuing Professional Education Programme (MCPEP). Please see the table below for details about the Institute’s programmes and their accruable credit points
  3. SN PROGRAMME DESCRIPTION NO. CREDIT POINTS
    1 MANDATORY CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION PROGRAMME (MCPEP) 5
    2 TRAINING & DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMMES 5
    3 ANNUAL NATIONAL MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE (ANMC) 10
    4 WOMEN IN MANAGEMENT PROGRAMME 5
    5 MANAGEMENT SUMMIT 3
    6 DISTINGUISHED MANAGEMENT LECTURE 3
    7 OVERSEAS COLLABORATION TRAINING PROGRAMME 10
  4. The member should pay upgrading fee of N20,000 and total outstanding indebtedness to the Institute
  5. The member who has satisfied the requirements above should register online and send their necessary documents as attachment to this email:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. stating their membership number in the subject heading. The documents should include certificate of attendance in relevant NIM programmes.
  6. The Membership Services Directorate shall notify the member of the Upgrading Date and Venue of the next Upgrading ceremony where he/she will obtain the new membership certificate.
  7. The member shall be expected to pay the difference between the Development Levies of the new and the old membership grades.
  8. The member can now formally use the acronym AMNIM or MNIM on his/her name as applicable.
  9. If you don’t send the supporting documents as attachment(s) to the above stated email address, your registration will not be processed.

MEMBERSHIP UPGRADING SCHEDULE

 

SN LOCATION  DATE REGISTRATION DEADLINE VENUE ACTION
1 ABUJA March 22, 2017 Registration Closed

Merit Award House, Plott 22, Aguiyi Ironsi Street,

Maitama Abuja

 
2 LAGOS March 29, 2017 Registration Closed

Management House, Plot 22, Idowu Tailor Street,

Victoria Island, Lagos

  ABUJA September 20, 2017 September 6, 2017

Merit Award House, Plott 22, Aguiyi Ironsi Street,

Maitama Abuja

NOTE: THE UPGRADING OF MEMBER TO FELLOW IS BY RECOMMENDATION BY THE BOARD OF FELLOWS TO THE COLLEGE OF FELLOWS THROUGH AGREED CRITERIA AND RATIFIED BY COUNCIL. All payments should be made to the Institute’s Account No 1010341253 with ZENITH BANK PLC