Indian Institute of Public Administration was established in the year 1954. IIPA is an autonomous academic institution of national importance for the training, information dissemination and research in streams that are related to ethos of the Public Administration. The institute offers APPP, DST MBA& PGPX programs. The institute was established to improve the cutting edge of knowledge in the public policy & governance through the applied research & education in addition to training of administrators to serve the people of India. The institute was established by the great visionary Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru based on the recommendation of a survey that was conducted by Dean Paul H. Appleby, who was consultant with ford foundation in 1953. The institute is registered under the Societies Registration Act 1860.
Indian Institute of Public AdministrationFacts and Figures:
Shri Mohammad Hamid Ansari
(Vice-President of India)
IIPA has an excellent library. The library has surplus of books related to social science. it has about 2 lakh books and periodicals there are 350 latest periodicals. The World Bank recently has set up a information Kiosk in the library to facilitate easy online access.
IIPA has its own hostel. The hostel has total 67 rooms consist of 38 Air-conditions & 29 Air-cooled rooms with the all other required facilities like telephone ,TV etc.
The Institute has a well equipped Computer Center. It is equipped with the Pentium based PCs, servers, & internet facilities.
Why to Join Indian Institute of Public Administration ?
1. Best training methodologies for enhanced standards of education: The institute conducts a number of training sessions on the subjects related to public administration and governance for the candidates and public sector executives at regular intervals.
2. Research oriented academic approach: The Institute undertakes research in diverse areas that includes economic and social policies, legal structure for administration at different levels, citizen centric administration, effective development of urban & rural areas, disaster management, poverty alleviation and gender studies etc. It specializes in the policy evaluations, impact analysis studies & service delivery. At a point of time about 30 research studies continues.