Institute of Public Administration (Ireland)

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Institute of Public Administration
An Foras Riaracháin
Motto Ireland´s Public Service Development Agency
Established 1957
Type Public
President Tom Considine
Vice-president

Eddie Breen

                     Donal Connell
                     Ciaran Connolly
                     Martin Fraser
                     Philip Furlong
                     Owen Keegan
                     Dermot McCarthy
                     Ambrose McLoughlin
                     Tony O'Brien
                     Geraldine Tallon
                     John Tierney
Robert Watt
Location Dublin, Republic of Ireland
53°20′01″N 6°13′48″W / 53.3336°N 6.2299°W / 53.3336; -6.2299Coordinates: 53°20′01″N 6°13′48″W / 53.3336°N 6.2299°W / 53.3336; -6.2299
Campus urban
Colours Blue and Yellow
Affiliations NUI,
University College Dublin
Website http://www.ipa.ie

The Institute of Public Administration is one of the recognised colleges of the National University of Ireland, it was founded in 1957 at a meeting in Newman House where Tom Barrington became the first director. It was established to be the main provider for of education, training and development services for the public service in Ireland, as well as research services. The Institute offers certificates, diplomas, degrees and postgraduate courses, aimed at developing public servants. The Whitaker School of Government and Management brings the IPA’s education and research activities together, named after the public servant and economist T. K. Whitaker. [1] [2] [3] [4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "IPA - Institute of Public Administration". ipa.ie. Retrieved 26 October 2013. 
  2. ^ "IPA Institute of Public Administration". jobs.ie. Retrieved 26 October 2013. 
  3. ^ "Institute of Public Administration". university-directory.eu. Retrieved 26 October 2013. 
  4. ^ "Institute of Public Administration". findacourse.ie. Retrieved 26 October 2013.