Institute of Public Administration (Ireland)

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    • The Institute of Public Administration is a recognised colleges of University College Dublin. 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. Until 2012 it was a recognized college of the National University of Ireland. 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.