The Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR) was established in 1963. The body attained the status of a Chartered Institute in June 1990 through Decree No. 16 (now an Act of the National Assembly) from which it derives the power and responsibility to register members, set parameters of knowledge to acquire to qualify to practise, regulate the practice and development of the PR Profession as well monitor professional conducts through an established Code of Ethics, amongst others. As it is the practice with respectable professional organizations everywhere, the law stipulates standard academic and professional qualifications for admission into the Institute.Read more
VISION & MISSION
To provide a professional structure for the practice of public relations.
To enhance the ability and status of our members as professional practitioners.
To represent and serve the professional interests of our members.
To provide opportunities for members to meet and exchange views and ideas.Read more
The Nigerian Institute of Public Relations Public Relations Practitioners Decree No. 16 of 1990 empowers the Council of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations to determine what standards of knowledge and skills are to be attained by Public Relations practitioners. Read more
The Professional CPR & DPR programmes are designed to develop well-rounded and skilful management level manpower that will function effectively within the Nigerian society. The programmes ground the students in the theoretical and practical dimensions of Public Relations in Nigeria as well as comparative exploration of Public Relations practices and methods globally. Read more