1. An individual must have a minimum qualification of O.N.D or its equivalent in any discipline with working experience of not less than 3 years not necessarily in HR department
  2. An individual must have 3 years of post-Associate membership experience in the event been an Associate member otherwise it is not necessary
  3. An individual must exhibit high level of professionalism in human resources and strategic management practice
  4. An individual must be outstanding in character and attitude
  5. Must reflect and exhibit the willingness and readiness to abide by the ethics and code of conduct of the Institute
  6. Must be a law abiding citizen of the Nation