Applicants into the programme must have:
A good first degree of at least second class lower from a recognised university; or
Membership of a recognised professional body such as Institute of Chartered Accountants; Chartered Institute of Management Accountants; Institute of Engineers; or
A holder of a Post-Graduate Diploma in Organisation Development (OD) from a University can go through a top-up programme for his/her Master’s degree in OD.
In addition, the OD Institute will work with an applicant to identify an access organisation where he/she will undertake fieldwork / attachment, a period during which he/she will conduct three practical assignments (the assignments will last two weeks, one week and three weeks respectively).
In special cases, an applicant who does not have a first degree but is otherwise adjudged suitable may be admitted into the M.A. Programme. Such an applicant must:
Have considerable management experience (not less than five years).
Have a Diploma in one of the behavioural sciences
Be at least 30 years of age
The candidate will also be required to:
Submit a transcript of his/her academic record
Pass a selection interview.